The attorneys of Blizzard and Zimmerman work tirelessly to achieve the greatest possible results for each of our clients and their families.

Included here is a selection of just a few of our successful habeas corpus writ cases here in Texas.

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.

11.07 Writ of Habeas Corpus Client Talks About Being Freed from Prison

RESULTS: We recently represented a client who had pled guilty to Possession of Marijuana in a Drug-Free Zone. It’s a 3rd Degree Felony. Little did he know at the time he pled, due to bad parole advice and ineffective assistance of counsel, he was actually facing a 5-year prison term. Without the change for parole….

11.07 Writ of Habeas Corpus for Out of Time Appeal Granted

RESULTS: Our client was convicted of engaging in organized criminal activity and sentenced to 54 years in prison. We filed an 11.07 application for a writ of habeas corpus seeking an out-of-time appeal because the client’s trial attorney failed to file a notice of appeal. The trial court recommended granting the late appeal; the Court…

Ex Parte Justin Weiershausen: 11.07 Writ of Habeas Corpus in the Court of Criminal Appeals – Conviction Overturned

RESULTS: 11.07 Writ of Habeas Corpus case where Jacob represented Mr. Weiershausen after Mr. Weiershausen had taken a plea on a drug possession charge in a drug-free zone. After researching through court records and investigation of the case, Mr. Blizzard discovered that both of Mr. Weiershausen’s attorneys rendered ineffective assistance of counsel for: Failing to…

Conviction Overturned by Post Conviction 11.07 Writ Application – Possession of Marijuana in Drug Free Zone (3rd Degree Felony)

RESULTS: Our client had pled guilty to Possession of Marijuana in a Drug-Free Zone for 5 years’ confinement. Due to ineffective assistance of counsel and bad parole advice, the client was not aware that his charge would require him to serve 5 years without parole. Attorneys Sarah Durham and Jacob Blizzard filed an 11.07 writ…