Practice Areas

  • Criminal Law
  • Juvenile Law

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Texas, 1998

Professional History

  • Denton County Criminal District Attorney’s Office, Chief Juvenile Prosecutor, October 1, 2000 – January 1, 2002
  • Denton County Criminal District Attorney’s Office, Chief Misdemeanor Prosecutor, February 4, 1999 – October 1, 2000
  • Founding Partner in Tackett & Peugh, LP. Criminal Defense Attorney for Tackett & Peugh, LP January 2002 – July 2009.

Professional Activities:

  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • National Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Association
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Association
  • Denton County Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Association Board of Directors
  • Denton County Trial Lawyers Association, 2003-President
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Denton County Bar Association
  • Director; Texas Young Lawyer’s Association Board of Director’s 2005-2008
    • Chair of the Military Affairs Committee

Publications, Presentations and Recognitions:

  • Municipal Prosecutor City of Pilot Point 2007-2011
  • Prosecutor Pro Tem City of Sanger 2009 – Present
  • Appointed as a Special Prosecutor for the Cooke County Attorney’s Office 2007


  • University of Illinois College of Law, Urbana, Illinois, 1998, J.D.
  • University of North Texas, Denton, 1995, B.A.

Civic Involvement

  • Director, Denton County Transportation Authority Board of Directors
  • Director, Denton County Bail Bond Board
  • Precinct Chair; Denton County Republican Party 2007
  • Treasurer; Hugh Coleman for Denton County Commissioner Precinct One Campaign 2008
  • Member; First Baptist Church Corinth 2003-Present
    • Teacher, Preschool Program 2004-Present

Life Beyond the Bar

  • Married to wife, Amy, since 1999
  • Son David born 2004
  • Daughter Madeline born 2009
  • Son Daniel born 2012

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