Attorney Profile – Kelly W. Case


Criminal defense lawyer Kelly W. Case graduated from Tulane University School of Law in 1991. He began his legal career as a prosecutor with the Galveston County Criminal District Attorney's Office in November 1991. In 1995, he left that office to dedicate his practice to defending people accused of crimes.

SMU School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Bellaire, Texas
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, 2000
Tulane University School of Law, New Orleans, Louisiana 
Juris Doctor, 1991
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Bachelor of Science, 1986

Certifications and Professional Organizations

Kelly W. Case is Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is a frequent lecturer at National, State and Local defense attorney seminars. He is a certified practitioner in the coordination exercises used by the police to determine intoxication, called the "Standardized Field Sobriety Tests" or "SFST's". He has written articles on defending DWI cases where a suspect's blood has been drawn and frequently teaches seminars on this subject as well as attending more than twice the amount of required Continuing Legal Education classes.

He is licensed to practice in the United States Supreme Court, 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, Federal District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of Texas as well as all Texas state courts of law.

He is death penalty certified and a member of the qualified list of attorneys designated to accept representation for those accused of Capital Murder where the death penalty is sought in the Second Administrative Region of Texas. He is one of 100 lawyers in the Houston metroplex area selected to the Criminal Justice Act Panel assigned to provide indigent defense to those persons accused of federal criminal violations.

You benefit from a Standard Field Sobriety Testing Practitioner on your side.

Kelly W. Case is an active member of several organizations including the National College for DWI Defense, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association, Texas Trial Lawyers Association, The College of the State Bar of Texas, Harris County Criminal Lawyer's Association, Montgomery County Criminal Lawyer's Association and the Galveston County Criminal Lawyers Association.