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McKinney Criminal Defense Lawyer

An Experienced and Analytical Trial Lawyer Who Knows How to Win

When you are facing criminal law concerns, whether criminal charges or post-conviction relief petitions, it is imperative that you consult an experienced attorney for legal support. The criminal justice system is not so straightforward to navigate, and many laws can be intentionally complex to understand. Attorney Chris Fredericks has been defending clients against criminal accusations for 16 years. Before that, he spent over a decade as a prosecutor at the Collin County DA’s Office. He has tried over 150 jury trials throughout his career and well over 300 bench trials. Attorney Fredericks knows how the prosecution thinks and how the court often rules. He will provide an individualized legal analysis of your situation and help you figure out ways to use loopholes in the law to your advantage. When your future is on the line, you need a confident and experienced fighter who knows how to maneuver the criminal justice system.

Schedule a free consultation online to learn how Attorney Fredericks will strategize your defense. Defending clients in Collin County, Plano, and Frisco.



Why the Law Office of Chris Fredericks?

While many criminal defense lawyers may know what defense options are available for certain cases, few may be as knowledgeable as a former prosecutor. Attorney Chris Fredericks brings unique experience to the firm as a former prosecutor at the Collin County DA’s Office. As a result, he’s been on the other side before, and he knows the prosecution’s game plan. This gives him an important leg up in your defense, as he can strategize your case in anticipation of the prosecution’s likely claims against you before you even go to court. Attorney Fredericks will provide a thorough legal analysis of your case and build out your defense options with his defense skills and former prosecution skills. He will work on your case from start to finish, and you can expect personalized solutions to your unique case.

awards & Associations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • Collin County Bar Association
  • Dallas County Bar Association
  • Collin County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Avvo Clients' Choice
    • “Chris took on my case and handled everything in a timely and efficient manner. I would recommended him to anyone in need of a great lawyer!!!” - Chris
    • “I explained my case and even though I miss handled my interactions with the police, he managed to get five of my six charges dropped including 1 felony.” - Ricardo
    • “Mr. Fredericks went to work to get the best possible result for me and ultimately my case was dismissed before I even had to go to trial!” - Avvo User

    Put a Former Prosecutor on Your Defense

    There are different ways to resolve every case. After all, every situation is unique, and every defendant is unique. Attorney Fredericks will work directly with you to strategize the best defense methods applicable to your situation. He will go out of his way to win; he is a board-certified criminal lawyer and former prosecutor, and he is personally committed to your success. So, while you’ll be working with a defense attorney, you’ll also have the brains of a trained prosecutor. Attorney Fredericks is a dedicated advocate who won’t simply push your case through the court system; he’ll walk you through every step of the way and assert your rights to mitigated or even dismissed charges.

    Schedule a free consultation online to get started on your defense with the Law Office of Chris Fredericks. You deserve a strong and experienced defense attorney.

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