Get to Know Attorney Jed R. Silverman

Serving Criminal Defendants in Harris County, TX

Jed Silverman

For more than 20 years, Attorney Jed R. Silverman has dedicated his legal practice to the defense of men and women facing a wide range of criminal matters. His experience in this field and his commitment to his clients is such that he has one of the best trial records in the area. He remains committed to building upon this success and helping clients secure the best outcomes possible.

Among his many awards and distinctions, including continued inclusion in the prestigious list of Texas Super Lawyers®, Jed Silverman has earned a place among just 10% of all lawyers in the state to earn Board Certification by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. As a Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist, Jed has exemplified the highest ability to succeed in an area of law where clients depend on him to protect their rights, freedoms, and futures.

Although he is Houston-based, he has represented clients across Texas and in Federal court. If you would like to learn more about Mr. Silverman and how he and his team can help you, please feel free to call our offices or continue reading for an in-depth profile of his education, qualifications, and more.


  • Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Houston, TX - 1999
  • Honors: Numerous Mock Trial Awards
  • Honors: Praemium Excellentia Award, Scholastic Excellence, Federal Criminal Procedure
  • Texas A&M University, Galveston, TX
  • B.S.M.T. - 1995
  • Honors: Platoon Leader Corps of Cadets

DWI Training

  • National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) certified Standardized Field Sobriety Tests instructor
  • Certified Breath Test Operator (Intoxilyzer 5000)
  • Graduate of the National College for DUI Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 2000
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 2000
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 2013
  • Missouri, 2015

Classes / Seminars

  • Top Gun DWI Seminal, Opening Statement, Lecture, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Trying criminal cases, Lecture, Thurgood Marshall School of Law
  • Criminal Practice, Thurgood Marshall School of Law
  • Voir Dire, Lecture, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Voir Dire, Lecture, Harris County Public Defender's Office

Honors and Awards

  • Voted Texas Monthly Super Lawyer, 2006 - 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National College for DUI Defense
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Harris County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Galveston County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • College of the State Bar of Texas
  • American Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Office of Norm Silverman, 1998 - 1999
  • Cogdell & Durham, 1997 - 1998

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Federal Law
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Internet Crimes
  • Sex Crimes
  • Drug Crimes
  • Violent Crimes
  • Misdemeanors
  • Felonies
  • Expunction

Call Our Office at (713) 597-2221 Today

Building a competent defense requires experience, strategy, and courage. Jed Silverman has these in spades. Having handled more than 3,000 cases over the past decade and a half, Attorney Silverman understands exactly what it takes to help a client who is dealing with virtually any type of issue related to the criminal justice system. Along with the rest of the team at our firm, he works tirelessly for Texans facing the most difficult times of their lives.

Interested in finding out more about Attorney Silverman and how he can put his experience to work for you in the face of your legal matter? Now is the time to call our office for a consultation. We will take the time to discuss your individual situation and the options available to you at this time to protect your rights and freedom. Contact us today.

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Three Office Locations in the Houston Metro

For the convenience of our clients, we have three different offices in the Houston metropolitan area. Find the office nearest you and schedule your meeting with us!

  • The Law Offices of Jed Silverman
    Houston Criminal Defense Lawyer

    Houston Office

    1221 Studewood St., Suite 200, Houston, TX 77008
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    Phone: (713) 597-2221

    Local Phone:(713) 226-8800

  • Richmond Office

    201 South 11th Street, Richmond, TX 77469
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    Phone: (281) 936-0879

  • Alvin Office

    1520 East Highway 6, Alvin, TX 77511
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    Phone: (346) 444-9165

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