A Prominent Criminal Defense Firm Serving Dallas, Fort Worth and North Texas

Experienced Attorneys With A Reputation For Results

At Burleson, Pate & Gibson, L.L.P., our attorneys dedicate themselves to providing aggressive representation for individuals in the Dallas and Fort Worth communities. For more than 40 years, we have served our clients’ legal needs with a dedication to their best interest and a dogged determination to secure the best results possible for each case we take.

Our founder, attorney Phil Burleson, opened our firm in the 1960s and quickly established a reputation for providing exceptional legal counsel to high-profile clients by representing Jack Ruby after he was charged with murdering Lee Harvey Oswald. Since that time, our firm has dedicated our practice to the tenacious pursuit of justice. We have been involved in almost every major criminal law case that has occurred in Dallas in the past 20 to 30 years. We have assisted in all manner of criminal charges, including white-collar criminal accusations, personal injury issues and drug violations.

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Phil Burleson

Jack C. Pate


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Continuing A Legacy Of Excellence

Our devotion to providing the best possible legal counsel to our clients is evidenced by the credentials we have earned and the professional associations in which we participate. Our commitment to achieving the highest standard of legal representation has earned us a reputation among our peers and within our community as an authority on criminal law. This is a legacy we proudly carry forward that was solidified by the years of dedicated service provided by partners Phil Burleson (1933-1995) and Jack C. Pate (1948-2012).

Whatever legal matter you are facing, quality legal representation is critical to securing a positive outcome. Contact our Dallas office today to schedule your initial consultation with a member of our legal team. We will give you the personalized attention you deserve as we fight to protect your rights and preserve your future.