The Defreitas Firm

The Defreitas Firm

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Achmed Mirari Defreitas

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Criminal, Business, Litigation, Personal Injury, Employment

I attended the State University of New York at Albany, graduating cum laude in 2000. This earned me a scholarship to attend Southern Methodist University's Dedman School of Law, in Dallas,... (more)

"Alex is my legal advisor for all my legal needs. He used to be a prosecutor and has trial experience, but is also well versed in handling business matters and civil litigation."

  5 months ago     Kashia Buks


"I had a case put against me from a fortune 500 company but Alex Defreitas could careless who pressed charges on me cause is he was prepared to prove me innocents. Less than half a year after the case was put against me Mr.Defretias was able to negotiate with the district attorney and get my case dismissed. The information and evidence he was able to find proved my innocents and he was able to show the state that and they realized they had nothing against me, case dismissed, no probation, no court fees and no more worries. Thanks again Alex now I may get back to my happy life."

  1 year ago     Silas Jermany


"Alex is the very best lawyer in town. Very knowledgeable, very helpful and very professional. I have referred him to all my friends."

  11 months ago     Yusuf Barey


"I had an accident and hurt my hand, Mr. Defreitas fought hard for me with the insurance company to get all of my medical paid and give me more money than I ever thought I could get. The insurance company only wanted to pay my ER bill. He also negotiated the bills with the doctors to get them reduced. Gracias por todo senor Defreitas, tu eres mi abogado por todo en el futuro."

  11 months ago     WENDY CORTEZ


"Alex is very professional with all of his clients. He has the ability to take on a wide variety of cases due to his vast knowledge. His office is located near the galleria and was very easy to find. The office staff was very kind and willing to help me every time I came in. I recently called Alex to get legal advice for a family member; he was very eager and willing to assist. He has gone above and beyond to help me and my family, while also working around our strict schedules. I highly recommend choosing Mr. Defreitas to assist with any of your legal matters."

  1 year ago     Kristen Parks


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2800 Post Oak Blvd.
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Houston, TX 77056

SAMPLE LEGAL CASES

Car Accidents And Percentages Of Fault In The State Of Mississippi
If you have been injured in a car accident on the Mississippi Gulf Coast you may wonder how percentages of fault are determined for the various drivers.
Fight Back Your Insurance Company in Your Car Wreck Case
Insurance companies are getting more and more stingy with their offers in car wreck cases. They are often offering only the medical bills and nothing for pain and suffering.
Car Wreck Cases – Three Biggest Factors That Will Devalue Yours
What are the three biggest factors that will devalue your car wreck case?
Trial By Jury, What You Need To Know About Your Lawyer
We take a lot of pride in the fact that we will take your case to trial. Trial by jury is a dying art. When is the last time your lawyer took an injury case to trial?
Voice Technology Systems in Litigation
With the advent of voice technology systems such as Amazon Echo, we must ask, what are the legal implications of a computer that is always listening?
Workers Compensation for Emotional Distress

In most cases, a worker would not be able to collect any benefits for damages not resulting in an economic loss. There are, however, a few exceptions.
Feeling overwhelmed by car accident bills, contact help from an experienced attorney in El Cajon
It is difficult enough to work every day, make sure monthly bills are paid, food is on the table and there is always a roof to protect the family. But when bad things happen like a sudden car accident that was not our fault it can make a person feel stressed out.
What To Do When Arrested
If you have been arrested, you need to proceed carefully because a bad move can come with serious consequences. Fortunately, you can protect yourself by knowing your rights, particularly those that are mentioned in the Miranda warning.
How Does Posting Bail Work
When an individual goes to jail, the time to appear in court for trial may be weeks or even months away. Depending on the nature of the crime, the defendant may not have to wait in jail until the date of the trial. In most cases, a bail may be paid to allow the defendant to be released.
How Cleaning Your Criminal Record Can Help Your Future
Criminal records can cause complexities and inconveniences in your life. Though the mistakes have already been made, you do not have to keep paying any more for these mistakes you made in the past.
California Medical Marijuana Law
The Compassionate Use Act, also referred to as Proposition 215, allowed for the medical use of marijuana in the state of California. At the same time, possession was decriminalized and treated in much of the same way that traffic tickets are handled.
California Medical Marijuana Law
The Compassionate Use Act, also referred to as Proposition 215, allowed for the medical use of marijuana in the state of California. At the same time, possession was decriminalized and treated in much of the same way that traffic tickets are handled.
Feeling overwhelmed by car accident bills, contact help from an experienced attorney in El Cajon
It is difficult enough to work every day, make sure monthly bills are paid, food is on the table and there is always a roof to protect the family. But when bad things happen like a sudden car accident that was not our fault it can make a person feel stressed out.
What To Do When Arrested
If you have been arrested, you need to proceed carefully because a bad move can come with serious consequences. Fortunately, you can protect yourself by knowing your rights, particularly those that are mentioned in the Miranda warning.
How Does Posting Bail Work
When an individual goes to jail, the time to appear in court for trial may be weeks or even months away. Depending on the nature of the crime, the defendant may not have to wait in jail until the date of the trial. In most cases, a bail may be paid to allow the defendant to be released.
How Cleaning Your Criminal Record Can Help Your Future
Criminal records can cause complexities and inconveniences in your life. Though the mistakes have already been made, you do not have to keep paying any more for these mistakes you made in the past.
California Medical Marijuana Law
The Compassionate Use Act, also referred to as Proposition 215, allowed for the medical use of marijuana in the state of California. At the same time, possession was decriminalized and treated in much of the same way that traffic tickets are handled.
Appellate Attorneys - How Framing the Issues on Appeal Defines the Battleground
Appellate Attorneys - How Framing the Issues on Appeal Defines the Battleground
Appellate Attorneys - How Framing the Issues on Appeal Defines the Battleground
Appellate Attorneys - How Framing the Issues on Appeal Defines the Battleground
Orlando Rider Dies In Semi-Truck Wreck
The 22-year-old rider may have been speeding when he collided with a large truck attempting a left turn against traffic.