Anna Summersett

Fort Worth, Texas
Experience: 8 years
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About Anna Summersett

Anna Summersett is Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist. This means she has achieved the highest designation possible for a criminal defense attorney, and she has been recognized as one of very few attorneys who can call themselves experts in the area of criminal law. Anna Summersett is an experienced criminal trial attorney who has personally handled over 100 jury trials ranging from misdemeanor DWIs to Capital Murder. As a partner at Varghese Summersett PLLC, Anna primarily handles State Criminal Cases from post-arrest investigation through jury trial. She is rated a top attorney in client satisfaction. Anna graduated from Baylor University as a member of the Baylor Debate Team with a BA in Political Science and Minor in Argumentation Rhetoric. She then attended Texas Wesleyan University School of Law (which became Texas A&M University School of Law) where became nationally recognized as a Moot Court Advocate. After completing internships with the United States Attorneys Office, United States Federal Magistrate Charles Bleil, Texas Attorney General's Office, and the Tarrant County District Attorney's Office, Anna became a criminal prosecutor at the Cameron County District Attorney's Office and ultimately an Assistant District Attorney with the Tarrant County District Attorney's Office.Practice Areas include: Sexual Assault: https://goo.gl/z6QWzcDWI: goo.gl/zqfRL1Criminal Defense: https://tinyurl.com/ybns55ymTo see some of Anna Summersett's results, visit https://www.versustexas.com/results/

Language(s) Spoken by Anna Summersett

  • English : Spoken, Written

Practice Areas

  • Criminal Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • DUI & DWI

Fees

  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • TexasSince 2009
  • U.S. Supreme CourtSince 2014

Professional Experience

  • Partner Varghese Summersett PLLC 2014 - Current With over thirty years of combined experience, our lawyers handle state criminal charges and federal criminal defense cases ranging from DWI arrests to Capital Murder trials. We are Tarrant County criminal defense attorneys you can trust with the most serious charges. Whether you were just investigated, arrested, charged, indicted or convicted, we are here to help.
  • Assistant District Attorney Tarrant County District Attorney's Office 2010 - 2014 As a former Tarrant County prosecutor Anna handled over 100 jury trials ranging from misdemeanor DWIs to Capital Murder.
  • Assistant District Attorney Cameron County District Attorney's Office 2010 - 2010
  • Post-Bar Intern Tarrant County Judicial Staff Counsel 2009 - 2010 Extensive legal research for memos to advise Tarrant County Judges on legal issues pre and post conviction.
  • Post-Bar Intern Tarrant County District Attorney's Office 2009 - 2009 Assisted numerous Assistance District Attorneys with pre-trial investigation, plea negotiation preparation, and trial work.
  • Post-Bar Intern Tarrant County District Attorney's Office 2009 - 2009 Assisted numerous Assistance District Attorneys with pre-trial investigation, plea negotiation preparation, and trial work.
  • Intern Office of the Attorney General of Texas 2008 - 2008 Assisted Assistant Attorney Generals with various legal research issues.
  • Intern United States Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Texas 2008 - 2008 Assisted numerous federal prosecutors with various legal research tasks.

Education

  • Texas Wesleyan University School of Law - Texas Wesleyan University J.D. (2009) | J.D. 2006 - 2009Honors: Order of the Barristers, Best Oralist Upper-Level Moot Court Competition, Best Or
  • Baylor University B.A. (2006) | Political Science & Argumentation Rhetoric 2003 - 2006Honors: Blake Withrow Best Public Speaker Award, Outstanding Student in Political Science

Awards

  • Client's Choice Award for DWI Defense Top DWI Lawyers 2016
  • Advocacy Scholarship Thompson & Knight, LLP 2009
  • Blake Withrow Best Public Speaker Award Baylor University 2006
  • Best Oralist Texas Wesleyan University School of Law Upper-Level and 1L Moot Court Competition
  • Fort Worth DWI Lawyer Varghese Summersett

Professional Association

  • Litigation Counsel of America #1134388 Member 2016 - Current
  • National Association Of Criminal Defense Attorneys #1134389 Member 2015 - Current
  • Texas Board of Legal Specialization #1134390 Board Certified Attorney 2014 - Current
  • State Bar of Texas #1134391 Member 2009 - Current
  • Tarrant County District Attorney's Association #1134392 Member 2010 - 2014
  • Tarrant County Bar Association #1134393 Member 2010 - 2014

Articles & Publications

  • Aggravated Assault in Texas Varghese Summersett
  • Corporal Punishment: Is it illegal to spank a child in Texas? Varghese Summersett
  • Driving Under the Influence | What is a DUI in Texas? Varghese Summersett
  • Driving Under the Influence | What is a DUI in Texas? Varghese Summersett
  • Driving While Intoxicated and Involuntary Intoxication Varghese Summersett
  • DWI Child Passenger | Fort Worth DWI Defense Varghese Summersett
  • DWI Second in Texas | DWI Misdemeanor Repetition Varghese Summersett
  • DWI Third or More in Texas | DWI Felony Repetition Varghese Summersett
  • Felony in Texas | Felony Offenses in Texas | Texas Criminal Defense Varghese Summersett
  • Felony in Texas | Felony Offenses in Texas | Texas Criminal Defense Varghese Summersett
  • Fort Worth Assault Attorney | Assault in Texas | Fort Worth Criminal Attorney Varghese Summersett
  • Fort Worth DWI Lawyer: Driving While Intoxicated Defense in Texas Varghese Summersett
  • Intoxication as a Defense in Texas | Affirmative Defense Varghese Summersett
  • Intoxication Assault in Texas | Intoxication Assault Defense Attorney Varghese Summersett
  • What is Assault by Choking or Impeding Breath or Strangulation in Texas? Varghese Summersett
  • Finally, Justice for Ginger The Texas Prosecutor January, 2013

Certifications

  • Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist Texas Board Of Legal Specialization

Address

300 Throckmorton, Suite 1650
Fort Worth
Fort Worth, TX 76102 USA

Telephone: (817) 203-2220
Fax: (817) 203-2220

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