National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
Franklyn Mickelsen Jr.
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 »
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.
Map & Directions
|Area of Practice||% Focus|
|DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving||13.00%|
|Criminal Appellate Law||12.00%|
|White Collar Crime||12.00%|
|Texas||Member in Good Standing||1990|
|Partner and Attorney at Broden & Mickelsen||1998 – present|
|Georgetown University||Juris Doctor||1990|
|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|
Board of Directors
|Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association||2004 – present|
|Member||Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association||2000 – present|
|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
|Best Criminal Defense Attorney||D Magazine||2011|
|Best Dallas Criminal Defense Attorney||D Magazine||2011|
Send an Email to Franklyn Mickelsen Jr.
If your situation is urgent, consider calling this attorney instead of sending an email:
Sending an email to this lawyer through an online form does not create an attorney-client relationship. Such a relationship is not established until an official agreement is reached with a lawyer regarding terms of representation. Please don't send a message containing any time-sensitive or confidential information regarding your case via this form.
Posted on Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
Groping would become a more serious offense in Texas if a new bill filed in the General Assembly becomes law. The Texas Association Against Sexual Assault is behind new bill that would make groping a ... [read more]
Posted on Wednesday, February 8th, 2017
The death of an African American woman in a Texas police cell in 2015 has paved the way for a new bill in the state legislature that would change police procedure. Lawmakers have made 14 recommendatio... [read more]
Posted on Friday, February 3rd, 2017
Human trafficking is taken very seriously in Texas, a state that experiences a large amount of trafficking due to its long border with Mexico. Recently, a man from Dallas who was accused of pimping ou... [read more]
Posted on Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
The threat of terrorism has been elevated in Texas due to recent activities of groups like ISIS, a new document by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) reveals. The department released the 2017... [read more]
Posted on Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
Many factors lead to wrongful arrests. Forensic evidence could be flawed, a witness may have identified the wrong suspect or sometimes pressure from interrogators leads to a false confession. In Alame... [read more]
Posted on Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
It’s no coincidence that many of the most lurid national headlines about inappropriate relationships between teachers and students are from Texas. In 2016, Texas saw a boom in prosecutions for t... [read more]