Patrick Hancock, Attorney
After more than 20 years experience in the area of criminal law, Patrick L. Hancock has developed a keen understanding of the needs of those who are either under investigation for a crime or who have been actually charged with a criminal offense. Mr. Hancock is sensitive to the overwhelming situations in which clients often find themselves. He knows decisions have to be made, and making the right decisions in a criminal case at any stage is crucial. Hancock has established himself as a lawyer who takes a savvy approach to his cases and will fight for his clients' rights.
He is licensed in State and Federal Court. His courtroom skills have won "Not Guilty" verdicts in a broad array of criminal jury trials. Victories include acquittals in capital murder, murder, and manslaughter cases. Hancock also has a track record of winning cases before a jury for individuals who have been falsely accused of sex offenses, drug offenses, and alcohol related offenses, such as driving while intoxicated. His clients have included professional athletes, doctors, lawyers, military officers, fire fighters, police officers, teachers, business leaders, and students.
The State Bar of Texas
Texas v. WCL
Capital murder - not guilty verdict at trial, District Court, San Antonio
Texas v. CH
Murder - not guilty verdict at trial, District Court, San Antonio
Texas v. JP
Vehicular manslaughter - not guilty verdict at trial, District Court, San Antonio
Texas v. JC
Capital murder - case dismissed, District Court, San Antonio
Texas v. FM
Sexual assault - not guilty verdict at trial, District Court, San Antonio
Texas v. JK
Murder - case dismissed, District Court, San Antonio
Texas v. CP
Solicitation of capital murder - case dismissed, District Court, Beeville
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He has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America, 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009 editions. Hancock has also been selected as a Texas Super Lawyer in 2007, 2008 and 2009.
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