Roy Q. Minton

Austin, Texas
Phone: (512) 476-4873
Fax: (512) 479-8315
Email: (Assistant-Karen Trikilis)

Mr. Minton began the firm with Perry Jones (now deceased) in 1963, initially focusing on criminal cases and later adding civil and family litigation to his practice. Today, Mr. Minton's activities span all areas of the firm's litigation practice.

Areas of Practice:

Criminal Defense Certification/Specialties:

  • Criminal Law, State Bar of Texas, 1975
  • Board Certified, Criminal Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Bar Admissions:

  • Texas, 1961
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas, 1961
    Doctor of Jurisprudence
    Honors: Phi Delta Phi
  • North Texas State University, Denton, TX, 1958
    Bachelor of Arts
    Honors: With Honors Professional

Honors and Awards:

  • Recognized as a "Super Lawyer" by Texas Monthly.
  • A.V. Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Recognized as a member of "The Best Lawyers In America"

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Travis County Bar Association, Criminal Law and Procedure Section, 1969 - 1970
  • Federal Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
    Charter Member
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Texas State Aircraft Pooling Board

Past Employment Positions:

  • United States Air Force, Pilot, 1950 - 1956
  • Texas Air National Guard, Flight Commander Captain, 1956 - 1959
  • Travis County District Attorney's Office, Assistant District Attorney, 1962 - 1963


  • Phi Delta Phi

Law Awards

Awards given to our attorneys for excellence.

Michael Burnett -

  • Recognized in 2008 and 2005 as a "Rising Super Lawyer" by Texas Monthly.
  • A.V. Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Jeffrey David Miller -

  • Recognized in 2008 as a "Rising Star Super Lawyer" by Texas Monthly Magazine.
  • Elected in 2008 as a Fellow of the Texas Bar Association.