Gilbert G. Garcia, J.D.
Board Certified Criminal Defense Attorney
Former Assistant District Attorney, Member of the JAG Corps
Gilbert G. Garcia, has practiced Criminal Law since 1978. Since 1989, Gilbert has been Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Less than 1% of all lawyers in Texas have become Board Certified in Criminal Law and Gilbert is one of the 793 Texas lawyers to successfully obtain this certification.
Board Certified Criminal Law specialists have experience in the preparation and trial of serious criminal matters. They have extensive knowledge of state and federal constitutional law, evidence, procedure and penal laws involved in criminal defense matters.
Criminal Defense Attorney Gilbert Garcia is one of the few criminal defense attorneys who do not charge trial fees for misdemeanor Marijuana related cases.
Gilbert is a member of the State Bar of Texas (Criminal Justice Section Member & Individual Rights & Responsibility Section Member), Texas Board of Legal Specialization – Criminal Law, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, College of the State Bar of Texas, The National College for DUI Defense, Inc., and The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML).
Criminal Defense Attorney Gilbert Garcia is also a member and past president of the Montgomery County Bar Association and the Montgomery County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. He is a proud member of Texas Exes.
Gilbert’s commitment is not limited to the legal profession, as he has always been active in the community in which he works and lives. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Greater Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce, where he organized and chaired the Downtown Conroe Revitalization Committee.
He has also served on the Board of Directors for the Conroe YMCA, the Rivershire Community Associations, Sacred Heart School, the Harbour Town Community Association and the Lake Conroe Sailing Association.
“I’m proud to be able to provide three decades of criminal legal experience for those facing serious legal matters,” says Garcia. The Gilbert G. Garcia Law Firm is a Criminal Defense boutique firm located on the Montgomery County courthouse square at 220 N. Thompson, Suite 202, Conroe, TX 77301. You can contact l The Gilbert G. Garcia Law Firm at 936.756.3333 or via email.
Gilbert Garcia was born in 1953 and grew up in San Antonio, Texas. He has lived in Montgomery County for over 30 years, where he has raised a family and built a successful law firm.
Gilbert attended Central Catholic High School. He went on to earn an Army ROTC scholarship and attended the University of Notre Dame, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Government in 1975. After graduation, Gilbert headed back to Texas to attend the University of Texas Law School and received his Doctor of Jurisprudence in 1978.
Assistant District Attorney
While in law school and just after graduation from law school, Gilbert worked as an Assistant District Attorney in Bastrop, Texas where he was responsible for prosecuting offenses of all types. As a lead trial prosecutor, Gilbert gained valuable trial skills in prosecuting serious offenses including murder, DWI and drug cases.
Texas State Bar license in 1978
After he received his Texas State Bar license in 1978, Gilbert was commissioned as a Captain in the United States Army where he served as legal counsel in the Judge Advocate General (JAG) Corps. Gilbert proudly served his country as a prosecutor and defense attorney in the United States Army. Gilbert was assigned to Fort Sill Oklahoma with Temporary Duties from Texas to Panama. As a member of the JAG Corps, Gilbert gained valuable trial experience which included Drug, Sex, Robbery and other major criminal cases.
Assistant County Attorney for Civil Affairs
Then in 1983, Gilbert moved to Montgomery County where he began his career as an Assistant County Attorney for Civil Affairs and later as Civil Section Chief. He founded Garcia & Garcia, Attorneys at Law, P.C. in 1983 and has remained in private practice since that time.
The Gilbert G. Garcia Law Firm
Gilbert went on to open The Gilbert G. Garcia Law Firm in 2008. He has been located on the Montgomery County Courthouse square for over 30 years.
Criminal Defense Attorney
Attorney Gilbert G. Garcia, J.D.
How I can help you:
I will talk to you, giving you my undivided attention. I will listen and try to understand your needs. I want to get every detail related to your case and build up a solid defense or try to reduce any and all penalties that may be headed your way.
I will investigate your case, collect information from the DA, work on it and investigate any and all avenues to get you the best outcome possible. The goal is to gather data and build a strong defense.
I will keep all our conversations confidential and explain all possible consequences to your case.
I will study the facts and search for all possible favorable outcomes. I will evaluate the evidence myself or get an expert to assist. I will develop a legal strategy for your case.
I will, upon your request, negotiate and work to get you the best possible plea bargain, such as reducing the penalty or severity of any punishment.
I will, upon your authorization, move for a jury trial to give you the day in Court you deserve. This gives you an opportunity for a verdict of “Not Guilty”.