Nicole Knox Recognized on D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas 2016 List

DALLAS ― Criminal defense attorney Nicole Knox has been named to D Magazine’s exclusive 2016 listing of the Best Lawyers in Dallas for her extensive work in the courtroom and community.

Ms. Knox focuses her practice on white-collar crime and general criminal defense in Texas state courts and multiple federal district courts. This is the first time she has been named to the list of Dallas’ top lawyers.

“This is a tremendous honor that means a lot to me, particularly considering the other excellent criminal defense lawyers who are included,” Ms. Knox says. “It’s satisfying to know that my peers consider my work worthy of this recognition.” 

D Magazine editors conduct a rigorous vetting process to compile the annual list. Lawyers are invited to cast votes based on their direct, professional knowledge of their peers. Once votes are tallied, an anonymous panel of attorneys reviews the nominations and makes recommendations to the editorial staff. The complete Best Lawyers in Dallas list is featured in the May 2016 issue of D Magazine and can be viewed at

Ms. Knox is one of a small group of women lawyers practicing criminal defense law in Dallas. In addition to her legal work, she served as the 2015 President of the Dallas Women Lawyers Association (DWLA), where she continues to be an active member of the board. In addition to this most recent honor, Ms. Knox has been named for the second time to the annual Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars list of the state’s top young lawyers. She also was named a “Star on the Rise” by the Dallas County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.

The Law Office of Nicole Knox is dedicated to providing high-quality criminal defense for a variety of individuals. Her track record includes a long list of not guilty verdicts, dismissals and other positive outcomes.