Jeremy B. DuCote

Jeremy B. DuCote

Managing Partner
Location:
Sugar Land, Texas
Phone:
832-535-2084
Fax:
832-553-7765
Email:

Jeremy B. DuCote is a Texas trial lawyer with more than 18 years of experience representing clients in both federal and state courts against criminal allegations and through family law matters. He has obtained several "Not Guilty" jury trial verdicts for clients in a variety of felony and misdemeanor charges, including murder, aggravated robbery, sexual assault, DWI/DUI, drug charges, burglary, theft, and domestic violence cases.

Jeremy is a member of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. He has been awarded a "Superb" avvo.com rating and has been given the "Lawyers of Distinction" award. He is the past President of the Fort Bend County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and is a member of the State Bar of Texas Criminal Law Section. He has also been given the "Client's Choice Award" by avvo.com in DWI matters. 

Jeremy is also well versed in family law matters. He has prevailed in multiple jury trials for family law clients with divorce, modification, custody, child support, and/or adoption issues. Jeremy is also a member of the State Bar of Texas Family Law Section.

Jeremy prides himself on aggressively representing his clients with compassion, in a manner that provides his clients with all the information necessary for them to make informed decisions on how they want their individual cases handled. He has the experience you need to obtain the results you want.

Areas of Practice

  • 40% Criminal Defense
  • 30% DUI/DWI
  • 30% Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 2004

Education

  • St. Mary's University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas
    • J.D. - 1998
  • Baylor University, Waco, Texas
    • B.A. - 1994

Classes/Seminars

  • Public Defender and Appointment Issues, Presidential Address, FBCCDAA
  • Electing Judge vs Jury for Punishment, Continuing Legal Education Seminar, FBCCDAA
  • Overview of Texas Rules of Evidence, Nuts and Bolts of Criminal Law, FBCCDAA

Honors and Awards

  • Client's Choice Award, 2014 - Present
  • Lawyers of Distinction, 2016 - Present
  • Top Family Law Attorney, 2014 - Present
  • Top Criminal Law Attorney, 2014 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • President 2016, Fort Bend County Criminal Defense Attorneys Association
  • Vice President 2015, Fort Bend County Criminal Defense Attorneys Association
  • Member 2010 to present, Fort Bend County Criminal Defense Attorneys Association
  • Member 2000 to present, Family Law Section - State Bar of Texas
  • Member 2000 to present, Texas Criminal Justice Section - State Bar of Texas
  • Member 2002 to present, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Member 2010 to present, Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association
  • Member 2010 to present, Brazoria County Bar Association
  • Member 2012 to present, Fort Bend County Bar Association
  • President 2002, Galveston County Criminal Defense Attorneys Association
  • Member 2001 to present, Galveston County Criminal Defense Attorneys Association

Past Employment Positions

  • The Law Offices of Jeremy B. Ducote, Owner, 2011 - 2013
  • Kieshnick & DuCote PC, Managing Partner, 2006 - 2011
  • Jeremy B. DuCote PC, Owner, 2002 - 2006