Law Office of Claire M. Petty
High quality Criminal Defense serving Collin, Dallas, Denton and surrounding counties
Criminal charges carry heavy consequences for your life. You need to speak with an experienced attorney right away about your options if you were arrested for a crime. Attorney Claire Petty is a former prosecutor dedicated to providing excellent legal services to clients throughout Collin County and the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Attorney Claire M. Petty is the former Second Assistant District Attorney for Collin County. As a prosecutor, Claire served as Chief of the Special Prosecution Division, felony prosecutor in the Crimes Against Children Division, Domestic Violence Unit supervisor, and felony Drug Court prosecutor.
Claire graduated Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law in 2002 and entered civil litigation practice in Dallas, where she earned the distinction of Texas Rising Star as awarded by Texas Monthly and Law & Politics magazine. Claire joined the Collin County District Attorney's office in 2006 and, to date, has tried hundreds of criminal cases to the jury and court. Her legal background includes DWI, drug possession, assault, murder, child crimes, computer and telecommunciations offenses, burglary, robbery, theft, organized crime, and the range of felonies and misdemeanors. Claire has spent countless hours teaching and training both prosecutors and law enforcement on the "how to" of trying cases and courtroom testimony. Claire will put her energy, inside knowledge, and experience to work for you.