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About Masson & Peranteau

There is No Substitute for Experience

Between the two of us, we have successfully represented hundreds of adults and juveniles, separately and together, over the past 25 years. Working as a team, we bring more than 50 years of legal experience to the table. We know the law and use our knowledge and experience to aggressively defend our clients. At Masson & Peranteau, we also understand that being charged with a crime is one of the most serious and devastating events that can happen to a person, which is why we work hard to preserve and protect the dignity, privacy and reputations of our clients.

San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers Recognized for Success

Our firm is a husband-and-wife team of San Antonio criminal defense lawyers who are recognized as being among the leaders in the field. For example, Patrick Peranteau has received the Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent® Rating. This highly sought-after rating serves as evidence that an attorney is esteemed by his or her peers as having the highest levels of legal ability and ethical standards in the legal profession. It is bestowed on no more than five percent of lawyers nationwide. In the course of their careers, our attorneys have successfully represented hundreds of clients on juvenile, misdemeanor and felony charges. We have helped many people handle the problems that you now face, and we are ready to take immediate action on your case.

Why Choose Masson & Peranteau?

When you hire us to represent you, you will be leveling the playing field between you and the prosecutor. You will be sending a clear message that you are determined to fight the charges against you and that you want to achieve the best possible results in your case. Hiring our firm means that you will have more than half a century of combined experience on your side and you have a seasoned advocate who can help you navigate the complexities of the criminal justice system. We know the judges and prosecutors in San Antonio and we understand what it takes to win cases in the local courts. You can have confidence in our ability to handle your case. As part of our ongoing commitment to excellence in our field, we maintain memberships with our local, state and national criminal defense lawyer associations, as well as The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML), a non-profit organization dedicated to decriminalizing and legalizing marijuana.

We Stand Ready to Aggressively Defend You Against the Criminal Charges You or a Loved One is Facing

We are San Antonio criminal defense attorneys licensed to practice in state courts throughout Texas and federal courts throughout the United States of America. We have spent our careers proudly representing people accused of crimes. From our law offices in San Antonio's historic Tower Life Building, we have been serving the people of this city and helping them achieve the justice they deserve for more than 25 years. Many of our clients come to us for assistance with charges involving driving while intoxicated or drug possession, while others seek our guidance on juvenile criminal matters. Whether you were arrested for simple marijuana possession or have been accused of a serious sex crime, you can come to us for knowledgeable legal counsel and aggressive courtroom representation. Take the first step now by contacting us for a free case evaluation.

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Masson & Peranteau Attorneys at Law - San Antonio Criminal Defense Attorneys - San Antonio Criminal Defense Attorney
Located at 310 S. St Mary's Street, Suite 1240 San Antonio, TX 78205 View Map
Phone: (210) 212-9098
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