Michael E. Goodman
Family and Criminal Lawyer
Prior to his legal career, Michael Goodman worked as a school teacher. As an educator, he was called to court on a number of occasions to testify on matters involving his students’ parents. These experiences sparked his interest in starting a career in law. Before he went into private practice in 2003, Michael Goodman was a prosecutor in Kaufman County. Over the last 14 years, Michael has worked tirelessly for his clients to develop his reputation as one of the best attorneys in Rockwall County.
What is Michael’s Professional Background?
Goodman Law Firm, P.C.
Family Law, Criminal Law, and General Practitioner
Kaufman County District Attorney’s Office
Chief Felony Prosecutor and Misdemeanor Prosecutor
Have had over three hundred bench trials and forty (plus) jury trials
Has handled thousands of Family Law and Criminal Law Cases
South Texas College of Law; Houston, Texas
Juris Doctorate, May 2000
Licensed to practice in the State of Texas; in good standing with the Texas State Bar; Licensed to practice in the United State District Court, Northern District of Texas
Texas Tech University; Lubbock, Texas
Bachelor of Arts, August 1994
State Bar of Texas – American Indian Section
State Bar of Texas – Litigation Section
State Bar of Texas – Family Law Section
State Bar of Texas – Criminal Law Section
American Trial Lawyers Association
The Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas
Texas Bar Foundation
Why should you choose Michael Goodman to represent your case?
Michael Goodman has experience that makes him fully prepared to take on even the most challenging legal situations. With a background as a Chief Felony Prosecutor and a track record that includes successfully trying more than 300 cases, there isn’t much Michael hasn’t seen. Not every attorney has the experience and contacts that come with working for the District Attorney’s Office. When your family or freedom is at risk, make sure you have an experienced attorney in your corner.