Joseph F. Hoelscher
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Joseph F. Hoelscher

Texas DWI Lawyer and DWI Author

Hoelscher Gebbia Cepeda PLLC

3030 Nacogdoches, Ste. 222G
San Antonio, TX 78217

Phone: 210-222-9132


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About Joseph F. Hoelscher

Joe Hoelscher is an award-winning criminal trial lawyer whose dedication to vigorously defending his clients has earned him national recognition. Having been involved with the legal system since his mother’s disappearance and murder in 1986, Joe knows how tough court is on clients and families in need of legal assistance. As a result, he has dedicated his law practice to helping his clients navigate the legal system so they can gain closure and find peace. The Hoelscher Law Office’s holistic approach to client services frequently involves the use of experts and counselors to help clients develop their case while overcoming the problems that led them to be involved with the legal system. He is the author of "Texas Drunk Driving Law," published by LexisNexis/Matthew Bender. Hoelscher has deliberately staffed his office with successful professionals who share in the experience of having been in court as litigants, victims, and witnesses so they can better understand their clients’ needs. As a result, he has successfully represented clients in high-profile civil and criminal cases covered by outlets such as the New York Daily News, Washington Times, and America’s Most Wanted. Joe is a published author and regular speaker at public events and legal seminars. He advocates a client-centered approach to legal representation and aggressive trial-oriented approach to the law. Joe is a native San Antonian, graduate of MacArthur High School, with three graduate degrees from St. Mary’s University and Baylor Law School. While practicing throughout Texas, he lives in San Antonio with his wife, Melissa, and three kids, Louisa, Ceclia, and Wolfgang. He supports a variety of social causes through his pro bono legal work which focuses on children’s issues, the rights of indigent accused, voters’ rights, and First and Second Amendment issues. He has been rated as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by The National Trial Lawyers, one of the Top DWI Lawyers in Texas for Client Satisfaction by AIDUIA, and has been Named one of the Best Lawyers in San Antonio, as well as a Top 30 DWI Lawyer and Top 30 Criminal Defense Lawyer by Scene in SA Magazine.

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