Heather Barbieri

Barbieri Law Firm, PC
7000 Preston Road, Ste. 700
Plano, TX 75024
972-424-1902
www.barbierilawfirm.com


Areas of Practice

Criminal Defense
Certified Legal Specialties
Certified Criminal Law Specialist, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2005

Bar Admissions

Texas, 1998
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 2000
U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1999

Published Works

Defending A Continuous Sexual Assault of a Child Case In Texas
Ethics for the Criminal Defense Lawyer
Addendum Application for Community Supervision from Jury
Instructions For Testifying

Classes/Seminars

Faculty Member, Trial Lawyers College, 2017 - Present
Faculty, Opening Statement, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Trial Lawyers College, 2018
Faculty, Discovering the Story, Hunt, Texas, Trial Lawyers College, 2018
Faculty, Trial College, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Trial Lawyers College, 2018
Course Director, Unleashing Your Inner Beast, Waco, Texas, TCDLA, 2018
Course Director, Unleashing Your Inner Beast, Salado, Texas, 2018
Course Director, Unleashing Your Inner Beast, Longview, Texas, 2018
Course Director, Unleashing Your Inner Beast, Galveston, Texas, 2018
Course Director, Unleashing Your Inner Beast, South Padre Island, Texas, 2018
Course Director, Story Exploration Through Psychodrama, Round Top, Texas, 2017-2018
Course Director, Beating the Drum for Justice, Tyler, Texas, TCDLA's CDLP, 2017
Course Director, Annual Rusty Duncan Advanced Criminal Defense Seminar, San Antonio, Texas, 2014-2016
Course Director, Defending Those Accused of Sexual Assault, Austin, Texas, 2016
Course Director, Beating the Drum for Justice, Fredericksburg, Texas, TCDLA's CDLP, 2016
Course Director, Criminal Defense Seminar, McKinney, Texas, TCDLA
Course Director, Criminal Defense Seminar, McKinney, Texas, CCCDLA
Faculty, Trial Lawyers College, Opening Statement Seminar, Newport Beach, CA, 2017
Faculty, Trial Lawyers College, 3-week College, Dubois, Wyoming, September 2016
Faculty, Criminal Trial College, TCDLA, 2011-2017
Faculty, Center for American and International Law, Criminal Defense Trial Skills, and Trial Law Program, 2009-2018
Lecturer, TCDLA's Annual Tim Evans Texas Criminal Trial Lawyers College, Huntsville, Texas, 2012-2018
Lecturer, TCDLA's Anatomy of a Criminal Trial, Pre-Trial Investigation, Houston, Texas, 2018
Speaker, State Bar of Texas, Advanced Criminal Law Seminar Experts in Sex Crimes, Houston, Texas 2017
Lecturer, TCDLA's Annual Rusty Duncan Advanced Criminal Defense Seminar Sexual Assault-Cover to Cover, San Antonio, Texas, 2016
Lecturer, Maine Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Sexual Assault Defense, Bridgeport, Maine, 2016
Lecturer, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association's Annual Prairie Dog Seminar, Jury Selection in Child Sexual Assault Cases, January, 2015-2016
Lecturer, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Seminar, Defending Those Accuse of Sexual Assault Ethics in Sexual Abuse Cases, 2014
Lecturer, Center for American and International Law, Closing Argument: Delivering the Message, Criminal Defense Trial Skills and Trial Law Program, 2010-2018
Lecturer, TCDLA's Annual Rusty Duncan Advanced Criminal Defense Seminar, Use of Psychodrama in the Courtroom, San Antonio, Texas, 2014
Lecturer, TCDLA's Annual Rusty Duncan Criminal Defense Seminar, Women in the Law, San Antonio, Texas, 2013
Lecturer, TCDLA's Punishment Seminar, Probation, 2013
Lecturer, TCDLA's Ethics in the Courtroom, traveling seminars; Waco, Granbury, 2012-2013
Lecturer, TCDLA's Jury Selection, traveling seminars; Tyler, South Padre Island, 2012-2014
Lecturer, TCDLA's Teaching the Defense Team, Fredericksburg, 2013-2014

Honors and Awards

Rating of 10.0 Superb, Avvo
Trial Lawyer of the Year, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 2015
Super Lawyer, Texas Monthly Magazine, 2013 - 2018
Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Texas Monthly Magazine, 2011 - 2012
Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation
Fellow, Honorable Curt B. Henderson, Inn of Courts

Professional Associations and Memberships

Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association (TCDLA), Executive Committee, Member, 2017 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association (TCDLA), Elected Treasurer, sworn in, and serving, 2018 - 2019
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association (TCDLA), Elected Secretary, sworn in, and served, 2017 - 2018
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association (TCDLA), Chair, Criminal Defense Lawyers Project, 2017 - 2018
Collin County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, President, 2009
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Board Member, 2012 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Nominating Committee