Attorney Paul Saputo is a highly sought-after criminal attorney, having represented hundreds of clients in criminal cases ranging from misdemeanors to serious felony offenses. Many of his cases have garnered national media attention, including the Dallas Police Shooting case, where Mr. Saputo was able to prove his client’s innocence and garner his release within hours, and the Twin Peaks Waco Biker case, which is still pending. In addition to leading the Saputo Law Firm, he is a frequent contributor to various media outlets and is active within the bar association and politics.
Paul Saputo was voted one of the Three Best Rated Criminal Defense Lawyers in Dallas
Mr. Saputo has achieved notable victories including directed verdicts of acquittal, dismissals of federal criminal cases and successful writs of habeas corpus. In addition, he has achieved numerous not guilty verdicts in courts across the state. He has been able to clear the criminal records of dozens of people with challenging histories, and he has also obtained hundreds of occupational driver’s licenses for his clients. He has been recognized as one of the top three criminal defense attorneys in Dallas, and he is a member of the prestigious Texas Bar College.
Mr. Saputo is proud to represent some of the best clients in world. He is a deeply passionate attorney who believes that a fair trial is something that must be won through aggressive legal representation. While the process can be daunting, and in many ways unfair, he appreciates the opportunity to go to work for you and stand up for your rights – leveling the playing field and making sure that you are treated with the dignity and compassion that you deserve.
As an active member of many criminal defense lawyer organizations, he maintains the highest level of professionalism, proficiency, knowledge and expertise in criminal law. He is a member of organizations including the Texas Bar Association, Texas Bar College, Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, the DUI Defense Lawyers Association, the Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and the Dallas Bar Association, among others. Paul Saputo’s Texas Bar Association profile
Mr. Saputo is a graduate of the elite Duke University School of Law, a nationally recognized top-ten law school in the United States. Before graduating law school, he worked for a Federal District Court Judge and wrote several appellate briefs for defendants in California challenging the medical marijuana laws of that state.
After law school, Mr. Saputo worked as an attorney at the internationally reknowned law firm of Vinson & Elkins, LLP. While there Mr. Saputo helped represent some of the largest companies in the world and received high-level legal training. After leaving Vinson & Elkins, he worked for and with several of the leading criminal defense attorneys in the state of Texas before he founded the Saputo Law Firm.
Now he brings his high-level legal training and experience to each one of his clients’ cases. And above all, his commitment to zealously representing his clients in court drives him to the great degree of success that he enjoys in the practice of criminal defense law. Learn more about criminal defense attorney Paul Saputo