San Antonio Attorney
David E. Dilley
Criminal Law
Probate Law
Personal Injury Law
Military Defense

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Attorney Dilley has more than 25 years helping Texas and out of state residents with their most basic and pressing legal matters.

Your choice of legal representation could have an enormous impact on the outcome of the situation. An attorney should not be selected solely based on a billboard, slogan, or advertised alleged fee reductions. Before choosing an attorney, you should answer the following questions:

Did the attorney take the time to listen to my concerns?
Does the attorney make feel comfortable when talking about my legal matter?
Does my attorney possess the right knowledge and experience?
Do I feel confident in the attorney?
Did the lawyer explain available options to me?
Did the attorney make a confusing legal problem clearer?
Will the attorney be personally involved in my case or will he/she let his assistants do all the work?

If you have any doubts about the attorney in your first meeting, you should look elsewhere. You have too much on the line. It is vital that you find an attorney with whom you feel you can count on to effectively handle your case. Take the time now to read about attorney/lawyer David E. Dilley and to find out more about why you should hire him. Then, contact our office for an initial case evaluation and to get the process started.

David Edmund Dilley

 Attorney Dilley has more than 25 years experience helping people with their most basic and pressing legal matters. Add: Attorney David E. Dilley is dedicated to protecting the rights of individuals and he is an experienced attorney who will aggressively advocate for you to get the best possible outcome in your case. As a successful trial attorney with well over 40 jury trials and countless court hearings, Attorney David Dilley knows how to fight for your rights. His fees are always reasonable and affordable.

Current Employment

  • Law Office of David E. Dilley, PLLC
  • Military: U.S. Army Reserve. Judge Advocate General's Corps, rank: Lieutenant Colonel
  • Major, Position: Defense Counsel, Unit: 22nd Legal Operations Detachment

Areas of Practice

  • All Criminal Cases (State and Federal)
  • DUI/DWI Cases (State and Federal)
  • Drug Violations
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Parole & Probation Revocations
  •  White Collar crimes
  • Criminal Conspiracy crimes
  • Money Laundering crimes
  • Felonies
  • Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Separation Boards Defense
  • Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Article 15 Defense
  • Correction of Military Records
  • Military Justice
  • Immigration visa/residency/citizenship applications
  • Immigration Deportation cases

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1992


  • Texas Southern University Law School, Houston, Texas J.D.
  • St. Mary's University, San Antonio, Texas B.B.A.
    Major: Insurance & Risk Management

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Office of Douglas E. Dilley, P.C., Associate Attorney, 1991 - 2007
  • Military: Command Judge Advocate-420th Engineer Brigade


  • Spanish
  • Living Wills
  • Trusts
  • Wills
  • Federal Trial Practice
  • State Trial Practice
  • Courts-Martial & Discharge
  • Assault & Battery – Plaintiff
  • Contracts
  • Real Estate Matters
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Estate Administration
  • Accident Injuries-- Plaintiff
  • Business Formation & Business Planning


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