About Our Law Firm
For 25 years, Lisa Shapiro Strauss Attorney at Law has provided aggressive, effective, criminal defense representation for men, women and young adults throughout Houston, surrounding areas and the state of Texas. Our legal team is dedicated to helping clients safeguard their criminal records, because we understand how convictions can affect educational goals, careers, families and futures.
A Former Prosecutor Fighting for You
As a former prosecutor, attorney Lisa Shapiro Strauss has a sophisticated understanding of the justice system. She realizes that every situation is different, so she devotes substantial time, talent and resources to each case. She will review all of the evidence the state has against you to determine the best course of action.
Lisa Shapiro Strauss is a member of the Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association and has been currently elected by her peers to their Board of Directors. She was also recently awarded the title of a 2014 H Magazine Lawyer of the Year in Houston, Texas.
Her thorough evaluation enables her to determine which avenue is in your best interest. Depending on your situation, she will:
- Fight to get your case dismissed
- Work out a plea bargain with the prosecutor
- Protect your rights at court
- Pursue other options
Attorney Strauss understands the criminal justice system as both a former prosecutor and an experienced criminal defense lawyer. She knows which strategies work based on the set of circumstances and factors of your case. She is dedicated to making the process as easy as possible and to getting the best results.
Flexible Payment Plans
At our law firm, we care about our clients and respect their difficult situations. We are always available to discuss your charges and how we can help you.
We fight hard to ensure that clients receive a fair outcome, and we will work with anyone on a flexible payment plan.
Videoconferencing and Secure Online Communication
We offer flexible appointments and can meet with clients virtually anywhere, including jail. We offer video conferencing options for most client needs via Zoom, Securus, FaceTime and other platforms. We can schedule video conferences to:
- Have initial consultations with potential clients
- Speak with clients (and potential clients) who are in jail
- Review evidence with clients
- Attend most court dates — this includes video appearances for bond hearings
Our office has also recently adopted a new platform that is revolutionizing the way we communicate with clients! MyCase is a secure online portal that allows us to keep an open line of communication with our clients throughout the entire case — starting the first time you reach out to us!
Free Initial Consultations
If you or a loved one needs guidance from an experienced, dedicated criminal defense lawyer, we urge you to contact us today to arrange a free consultation. You won’t speak to office staff or paralegals in your consultation, you will speak directly to an attorney to get the answers you are looking for now!