Managing Attorney, Former Judge and Former Assistant District Attorney
Criminal defense attorney Tim Powers graduated cum laude (Juris Doctor) from Tulane University
School of Law in New Orleans. He also holds a Masters Degree in Business
Administration. He is currently the managing attorney of the
Law Offices of Tim Powers in Denton and an
Adjunct Professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure at the University of North Texas.
A former Assistant District Attorney and Chief Misdemeanor Prosecutor,
Powers was voted 1997 Denton County
Prosecutor of the Year. He has experience in over
assault / family violence, divorce and family law
cases in North Texas. Tim Powers served as a legal intern at the Supreme Court of Oklahoma
and former sitting Municipal Court Judge in Denton County. Powers is a
current or former member of the College of the State Bar of Texas, the
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Association, the Texas Association
of County and District Attorneys, the National Association of Criminal
Defense Lawyers, the New Orleans Bar Association, the National College
for DUI Defense, the Denton County Criminal Defense Attorney’s Association
and the Denton County Bar Association.
- Tulane University School of Law
- College of the State Bar of Texas
- Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Association
- Texas Association of County and District Attorneys
- National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- New Orleans Bar Association
- National College for DUI Defense
- Denton County Criminal Defense Attorney’s Association
- Denton County Bar Association
Powers is an experienced legal analyst and commentator for various local
media newscasts including FOX 4 Good Day. In addition to his
regular appearances on Fox 4 Good Day, he has appeared on NBC5’s Weekend Today, NBC5 News at Four, and
The WB33 News at Nine. He has extensive radio experience. Powers has appeared
on WBAP, Texas State Network, KRLD, KEGL’s The Russ Martin Show
and is currently a legal analyst for Fox Radio News, WBAP (Dallas Ft.
Worth), KTAR (Phoenix), and RTE (Dublin, Ireland).
In addition, he hosted Powers of Attorney, a legal talk show on KRLD, and
was the resident legal expert and guest host for The Marty Griffin Show
heard weeknights on KRLD (2001-2006). He is often quoted in print including
The Dallas Morning News, The Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Denton Record-Chronicle
and Texas Lawyer and internationally, The Globe and Mail (Toronto).
Get in contact with Law Offices of Tim Powers today to schedule a