Client arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for shooting a man.
A man attacked Client and had cornered him and knocked him to the ground.
The client pulled out his concealed pistol and shot the man in self-defense. Even so, the Client was arrested by police.
After consultation with the client, investigation, and meetings with the district attorney’s office, the client’s case was rejected for prosecution and the case dismissed.
– May 2021
About The Attorney
Jacob Blizzard is board certified in both criminal law and criminal appellate law.
He regularly practices in the areas of state and federal criminal defense, criminal appeals, post conviction writs of habeas corpus.
In Texas, there are more than 100,000 attorneys licensed to practice, but only 7,450 are board certified.
In the entire State of Texas, as of the 2019 certification year, there were only 87 attorneys board certified in both criminal law and criminal appellate law, making Mr. Blizzard one of 0.00087% of attorneys in Texas to hold both of those certifications.
Jacob is noted by the Seventh Administrative Judicial Region of Texas as being one of two attorneys in the region who is qualified for appointment as Lead Appellate Counsel in capital cases in which the death penalty is sought
Attorney Jacob Blizzard works tirelessly to achieve the greatest possible results for each of our clients and their families. This is one of his successful results, settlements, and verdicts. Every case and client is unique and depends upon the individual facts and circumstances of each case. Clients may or may not obtain the same or similar results in each case.