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Ronnie Yeates Law has over 20 years of experience in criminal law, firearms law, DWI law and more. Call today to discuss your case: (832) 957-9077.

The Woodlands Criminal Defense Attorney

With more than 20 years of experience, 17 of which included working as an Assistant District Attorney, Ronnie Yeates is the strong ally you will want when facing criminal arrests and charges. He is well versed in all aspects of the criminal justice system from misdemeanor assaults, DWI, and drug charges to aggravated felony offenses, felony DWI, and serious weapons and drug possession cases. 

With this experience, he is also very familiar with occupational driver’s licenses, license suspensions, expunctions, nondisclosures, and more. Additionally, as a federally-licensed firearm manufacturer and dealer, Ronnie sets himself apart with exceptional knowledge about weapons and violent crime charges, and Firearms Weapons Trusts.

Arrested or charged with a crime? Discuss your situation in a free case evaluation on criminal charges with Ronnie, The Woodlands criminal defense lawyer at Ronnie Yeates Law. Contact us online or at (832) 957-9077

What Sets Us Apart?
  • Well-Versed in the Criminal Justice System
  • Compassionate & Aggressive Representation
  • Retired Assistant District Attorney of 17 Years
  • Licensed Firearms Manufacturer and Dealer
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    Ronnie Yeates

    Ronnie has more than 20 years experience in Criminal law, firearms law, DWI law and more. As a Retired Assistant District Attorney, Ronnie has an insight most defense lawyers don’t have. After retiring, Ronnie received the honor of being named a member of the Texas State Bar College, an achievement about 8% of Texas lawyers have reached. Attorney Yeates is listed as a Super Lawyer by Thompson Reuters, which only 5% of Texas lawyers achieve through nominations by their peers.

Choose a Firm That Gets Results
  • Dismissed Possession Controlled Substance (Third Degree Felony)
  • Dismissed Possession of a Controlled Substance (State Jail Felony)
  • Dismissed .192 Blood Draw DWI Dismissed
  • Refused Murder
  • Dismissed Felony DWI with Accident and .209 Blood Draw
  • Dismissed Unlawful Possession of a Frierarm by a Felon (Third Degree Felony)

Work with a Proven Defender 

Ronnie worked as an Assistant District Attorney in Grimes County for 17 years before he retired from that office. During his time as a prosecutor, he handled cases involving multiple felonies, including serious felony DWI charges, and more. This experience has given him a deep understanding of how the prosecution works to construct and prove cases for convictions. This invaluable experience can be used on your behalf when facing criminal accusations, arrests, and charges. 

Ronnie’s impressive background, training, and qualifications put him in a formidable position against the other side when defending you against criminal charges. His aggressive and diligent representation throughout his criminal defense career has earned him case dismissals and trial wins throughout many Texas counties. 

Highlights of Ronnie Yeates Law Qualifications

  • Retired Assistant District Attorney – 17 Years
  • Member of Texas Bar College
  • Member State Bar of Texas Committee on Legal Services to the Poor in Criminal Matters
  • Member Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association Board
  • Member Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Committee on Media Relations
  • Member of the State Bar Criminal Justice Section
  • Member of the State Bar Justice of the Peace Section
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association DWI Trial Warrior
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association DWI Trial Scholar
  • Type 07/02 Federally Licensed Firearms Manufacturer and Dealer (machine guns, silencers, regular guns, etc.)

Awards & Associations

  • Avvo
  • NTL
  • DUI Defense
  • TX Criminal Defense Association
  • AV Preeminent
  • TX State Bar
  • TX District County Attorneys Association
  • NRA
  • Ducks Unlimited
  • TSRA
  • Texas Bar College
  • National College for DUI Defense
  • Super Lawyers

Testimonials From Former Clients

  • "From the first five minutes of my initial conversation with Ronnie, he seemed to know exactly what I was going through and I knew he was who I needed"
    Bert S.
  • "I trusted him throughout the process and he always kept me informed and made me feel at ease."
    Lorissa P.
  • "Very friendly and professional. He took the time to get to know me so he could provide exactly what I needed"
    Ryan C.
  • "He was always available to calm my nerves and kept me informed at every turn"
    Tameka T.
  • "It was a long road from the beginning, but after constant communication and doing everything I was supposed to do on my end, we got the results we wanted"
    Isael V.
More About Ronnie Yeates

Ronnie puts decades of experience in criminal law, firearms law, DWI law, and more to work for you. As a retired Assistant District Attorney, he brings unique insight into how prosecutors operate in seeking convictions. After retiring as a prosecutor, Ronnie received the honor of being named a member of the Texas State Bar College, an achievement only about eight percent of Texas lawyers attain. An active member of several professional legal associations and groups, Ronnie stays ahead of the curve by training others and learning with some of the best minds in the criminal law field. 

As a licensed firearms manufacturer, a named DWI Trial Scholar and DWI Trial Warrior by the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, a 10 Best Attorney in both Criminal Law and DUI/DWI law by the American Institute on Criminal Law and American Institute on DUI/DWI Law, and a National Trial Lawyers Top 100 in Criminal Defense, Ronnie uses his extensive experience and his continued learning to achieve the best results possible for clients facing the criminal justice system. Put this criminal defense warrior on your side at this critical time in your life by contacting us today.

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