Case Results

  • Represented a wife in a contested custody battle against her husband for their young children; proved to the court the husband's cruel treatment toward the wife and obtained sole managing conservatorship for the wife.
  • Obtained award of spousal maintenance (alimony) in Texas for wife who raised the couple's children.
  • Successfully obtain divorce from missing spouse, serving missing spouse with divorce papers through an alternate method approved by the court.
  • Represented mother and obtained sole custody of child, restricting father to supervised visitation because of his drug abuse.
  • Successfully protecting wife's separate property inheritance during hotly contested divorce.
  • Prevailed in contested trial resulting in mother being jailed for contempt of court for repeated and continuing failure to allow father to exercise his visitation with the child.
  • Represented wife in a contested case resulting in court denying husband's request to sell the marital home, and resulting in award of the home to wife instead.
  • Represented a wife and obtained a money judgment for her based upon husband's waste of community assets.
  • Successfully represented grandparents in obtaining legal custody of grandchild from a mother on drugs and father in prison.
  • Proved the existence of a common-law marriage, resulting in a favorable division of assets between the parties.
  • Not Guilty - DWI 3rd or More - Enhanced to 25 to 99 or life.
  • Directed Verdict - Stalking.
  • Dismissal - Aggravated Assault with Deadly Weapon. Dismissed after hung jury.
  • Not Guilty - Burglary of Habitation.
  • Dismissal - Possession of a Controlled Substance in Drug Free Zone. Dismissed after hung jury.
  • Not Guilty - Assault family violence - Enhanced to felony.
  • Not Competent - Jury found criminal defendant to be not competent in competency trial.
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Client Reviews
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I was charged with a felony DWI. Hope Knight was my attorney. I was not drunk, but I knew my previous convictions might hurt me at trial. Ms. Knight tried my case to a jury and got a NOT GUILTY. I can't say enough good things about her. H.M.
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