Skip to main content
Find a Lawyer

Enter legal issue and location

Will Vaughn - Houston, TX

917 Franklin StreetSuite 400 Houston, TX 77002

Updated: 06/21/2024

Houston Criminal Defense Lawyer

Overview

Vaughn Law is a client-focused criminal defense firm that can assist with any type of crime matter in any county across Southeast Texas. Our firm works passionately so that cases can be resolved swiftly and with purpose, ensuring our clients receive the best legal representation available. A call to Vaughn Law means you're in good hands.

Will Vaughn was born and raised in Cypress, Texas. After graduating from Houston Christian High School, he attended Emory University in Atlanta and played two seasons on the varsity baseball team. Will completed his undergraduate degree at Texas A&M University, where he studied History and Philosophy and graduated Cum Laude.

Will earned his Juris Doctor at South Texas College of Law where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. While attending South Texas, he served on the Board of South Texas Law Review and competed in several Varsity Mock Trial and Moot Court national competitions.

Vaughn Law was founded by Will and his wife, Kate. Kate Vaughn graduated with honors from University of Houston Downtown with her Bachelor's in Social Work. She has worked for several community non-profits, including The Worker's Defense Project and LifeHouse of Houston. She provides to our clients a unique service. As a social worker, she is trained in analyzing our client's needs, establishing a holistic plan of success, and advocating with compassion and service.

Our results and wins in Harris, Montgomery, Fort Bend, Galveston, and Washington Counties speak for themselves. We WILL fight for your rights. The right representation can help you find your way and move on with your life. Contact us to make it happen.

Vaughn Law.

For the People.

About Will Vaughn

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Owner

Practice Areas

  • Criminal Defense
  • DUI/DWI
  • Drug Charges

Litigation

  • 100%

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2016

Other Affiliations

  • Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association, 2017 - Present (Member)
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 2017 - Present

Classes and Seminars

  • Trial Advocacy, STCLH Advocacy, 2022 - Present

Education

  • South Texas College of Law Houston, Houston, Texas
    J.D.
    Honors: Dean's List
    Law Review: South Texas Law Review, Articles Editor, 2015 - 2016
  • Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas
    B.A.
    Honors: cum laude
    Major: History;Philosophy

Fees

Accepts Credit Cards

Articles

Published Works

  • Drugs Made Me Do It: Can Certain Substances Lead to Violent Criminal Behavior?, The Champion, 2019
  • Protecting Your Client’s Conduct While Admitting the Accuser’s: Texas Rules of Evidence 403, 404, 412, and 609, Voice for the Defense, 2020

Office Information

Address

917 Franklin StreetSuite 400 Houston, TX 77002

Achievements

Honors

  • Super Lawyers; Rising Star: 2024
  • National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys; Top 10 Ranking: 2023
  • National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40: 2022 - 2023

When viewing a listing, consider the state advertising restrictions to which lawyers and law firms must adhere, as well as our FindLaw.com Legal Directory disclaimer. Some lawyers publish comparative information regarding the services that they provide which may be subject to specific comparative communications restrictions.

Write Your Review

Fields marked with an * are required

1. Rating

Overall rating

How would you rate your overall experience with this lawyer?

Use the up and down arrows to increase or decrease the rating

Please Rate
Optional ratings
Value
Please Rate
Quality Of Service
Please Rate
Professional Competence
Please Rate

2. Review

Please share your opinion of working with this attorney. Do not reveal personal information or details about your case. All submitted reviews are shared with the attorney prior to publishing.

Your feedback must be at least 50 characters.Your review must be at least 50 characters
I would recommend this attorney to friends and family:

3. Verification

Keep my name anonymous from public view:
Customer Type
Please choose one

Unable to send request

By submitting this form you agree to receive email communications from FindLaw related to the management of your review.

Privacy Statement Contact Lawyer FAQ

Map Location

Google Map

How do I choose a lawyer?

Consider the following:

Comfort Level
- Are you comfortable telling the lawyer personal information? Does the lawyer seem interested in solving your problem?

Credentials
- How long has the lawyer been in practice? Has the lawyer worked on other cases similar to yours?

Cost
- How are the lawyer's fees structured - hourly or flat fee? Can the lawyer estimate the cost of your case?

City
- Is the lawyer's office conveniently located?

Not sure what questions to ask a lawyer?

Here are a few to get you started:

  • How long have you been in practice?
  • How many cases like mine have you handled?
  • How often do you settle cases out of court?
  • What are your fees and costs?
  • What are the next steps?

Want to check lawyer discipline?

It is always a good idea to research your lawyer prior to hiring. Every state has a disciplinary organization that monitors attorneys, their licenses, and consumer complaints. By researching lawyer discipline you can:

  • Ensure the attorney is currently licensed to practice in your state
  • Gain an understanding of his or her historical disciplinary record, if any.
  • Determine the seriousness of complaints/issues which could range from late bar fees to more serious issues requiring disciplinary action.

Find a Lawyer

More Options