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Franklyn Mickelsen Jr.

214-720-9552
Franklyn  Mickelsen
Broden, Mickelsen, Helms & Snipes LLP
2600 State St.
Dallas, TX 75204
www.brodenmickelsen.com
Phone: 214-720-9552
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About Franklyn Mickelsen Jr.

Mr. Mickelsen is board certified in criminal law and criminal appellate law, a lifetime member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, a board member of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, a member of the Dallas County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and a member of the Dallas County Bar Association. Mr. Mickelsen is "AV" rated by Martindale Hubbell, ... read more »

Biography

Mr. Mickelsen is board certified in criminal law and criminal appellate law, a lifetime member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, a board member of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, a member of the Dallas County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and a member of the Dallas County Bar Association. Mr. Mickelsen is "AV" rated by Martindale Hubbell, an independent evaluation which identifies a lawyer with "very high to preeminent legal ability". He was also voted by his peers as a "Super Lawyer" in criminal defense in 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012. In 2011 and 2012 D Magazine named him a "best attorney" in Dallas in the field of criminal defense. Mr. Mickelsen has been a member of the adjunct faculty at Southern Methodist University Law School where he taught trial advocacy.

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Franklyn Mickelsen Jr. -
Broden, Mickelsen, Helms & Snipes LLP
2600 State St.
Dallas, TX 75204
www.brodenmickelsen.com
Phone Numbers:
  • Office: 214-720-9552

Practice Areas

Area of Practice % Focus
Criminal Defense13.00%
Federal Crimes13.00%
DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving13.00%
Drug Crimes13.00%
Marijuana Defense12.00%
Domestic Violence12.00%
Criminal Appellate Law12.00%
White Collar Crime12.00%

Credentials

Bar Licenses

State Status Year Acquired
Texas Member in Good Standing 1990

Work Experience

Position Duration
Partner and Attorney at Broden & Mickelsen 1998 – present

Education

School Major Degree Year Graduated
Georgetown University Juris Doctor 1990

Associations

Position Organization Duration
Member National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws 2014 – present
Member Douglas County Bar Association 2007 – present
Life Member National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 2007 – present
Member,
Board of Directors
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association 2004 – present
Member Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association 2000 – present

Specialty Certifications

Certification Specialty Accredited Organization Year
Board Certified Specialist Criminal Appellate Law Texas Board of Legal Specialization 2011
Board Certified Specialist Criminal Law Texas Board of Legal Specialization 1999

Awards and Recognitions

Recognition Granting Organization Year
Best Criminal Defense Attorney D Magazine 2011
Best Dallas Criminal Defense Attorney D Magazine 2011

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Blogs

Dallas Criminal Defense Blog

RSS iconBroden & Mickelsen regularly cover the latest news, cases and ligation in criminal defense, impacting Texas and surrounding states.

What is the Definition of a Domestic Violence Crime in Texas?

Posted on Monday, September 17th, 2018

Texas has a wide definition of domestic violence crimes. Although we often think of domestic violence offenses occurring between husbands and wives or people who are dating, there are many more classi... [read more]

White-Collar Crime in Dallas: What You Need to Know About Wire Fraud

Posted on Friday, September 14th, 2018

Lawyers for white-collar crime in Dallas must find strong defenses to help clients accused of wire fraud. Learn about these defense strategies. White-collar crimes in Dallas don’t get as much at... [read more]

What Does the Supreme Court’s Cell Phone Privacy Decision Mean?

Posted on Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

Can Police Access Cell Phone Location Data Without a Warrant? In a 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down what digital privacy experts are hailing as a landmark case in Carpenter v. United S... [read more]

Secret Bail in Dallas County Faces Criticism

Posted on Monday, September 10th, 2018

Bail hearings are coming under fire across the country. In Dallas County, the secretive nature of the process is the subject of a lawsuit. Last month, the Texas Tribune reported bail hearings are open... [read more]

Police Body Camera Footage Proves Pivotal in Murder Conviction of Officer

Posted on Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

Police body camera evidence is a relatively new and powerful tool in criminal trials. Footage has helped expose improper DWI arrests and heavy-handed police tactics. In a recent murder trial, the vide... [read more]

Jail Informants Can Send Innocent People to Prison

Posted on Tuesday, September 4th, 2018

According to a recent report, information gathered from jailhouse informants is used in 23 percent of death row cases in which the convicted individual is later exonerated. In Texas, a 2017 law made t... [read more]