Gregory Houlton, Former Chief Prosecutor With Harris County District Attorney’s Office To Join Trichter & Legrand P.C.
HOUSTON — May 10, 2018 — The law office of Trichter & LeGrand, P.C. announced today that former Chief Prosecutor with the Harris County District Attorney’s office, Gregory Houlton, will join the firm on May 14th as its newest criminal defense attorney. Houlton most recently served as District Court Chief responsible for supervising a team that handled more than 1,000 criminal cases at any given time.
“Gregory Houlton is a great attorney and person of substance and character,” said J. Gary Trichter, founder and partner with Trichter & LeGrand and DWI Specialist by the National College for DUI Defense. “He has a passion for the law and our clients will benefit greatly from his extensive experience as a prosecutor. We’re very honored that Greg is now part of the Trichter & LeGrand team.”
Greg brings almost ten years of experience to Trichter & LeGrand having tried more than 50 jury trials as an assistant district attorney including capital murders, murders, adult and child sexual assaults, aggravated robberies, large quantity drug possession cases, and DWI’s.
“The attorneys at Trichter & LeGrand are known all over Houston for their aggressive approach to defending their clients’ rights,” Houlton said. “As a former prosecutor having encountered them on many occasions, they are relentless and deliberate in pursuing the best possible outcome for their clients. I’m looking forward to being part of this great group of lawyers.”
Prior to joining the HCDA, Greg was a summer law clerk at The Welscher Law Firm in Houston where he worked in civil litigation in all areas from conducting initial client interviews to drafting and editing both an Appellant and Appellee brief in a dual-appeal. He served as an intern with The First Court of Appeals, was an account manager with The MedLeh Group and served as a Legislative Aid with the State of Texas where he performed detailed bill analysis used for recommendation of the Senator’s vote during the 78th legislative session.
Greg received his J.D. from the South Texas College of Law where he graduated in the top 10% Cum Laude, Order of the Lytae. He also holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Business Marketing with a minor in International studies from the University of Houston where he also played football for the University of Houston Cougars.