Larry Bloomquist

Larry Dean Bloomquist, Attorney at Law
110 Broadway Street
Suite 485
San Antonio, TX 78205
210-227-1199
www.sacrimelaw.com


Attorney Larry Dean Bloomquist is a Board Certified Criminal Defense attorney, who has over ten years of experience. Mr. Bloomquist is a former Assistant District Attorney and prosecutor. He was nationally recognized by the National Association of Prosecuting Coordinators for work involving intoxicated drivers. He has tried over one hundred jury trials, including many high-profile murders, sex crimes, and gang related crimes.

Born in Denver, Colorado he grew up in Wyoming. He obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree from Westminster College of Salt Lake City, Utah. He was commissioned as an officer in the United States Army. Rising to the rank of Captain, he served during Humanitarian and Peacekeeping Missions in Bosnia, Croatia, Hungary, and Cuba. He also served in Korea, Italy, Virginia, and Colorado.

After leaving the Army, Mr. Bloomquist attended the University Of Wyoming College Of Law, in Laramie Wyoming. He won trial and appellate trial competitions and went on to represent the University at regional competitions. During law school he worked in the legal services clinic and has a law clerk with law firms and government agencies, representing people. He was inducted into the national "Order of The Barristers" for outstanding courtroom advocacy. He attained his Juris Doctorate degree.

After passing the Texas bar examination and becoming a licensed attorney, Mr. Bloomquist went to work at the Law Offices of Gary Green in Austin, Texas representing Texans in civil matters. He then became a prosecutor. Mr. Bloomquist has served as an Assistant District Attorney for Caldwell County in Lockhart, Texas, an Assistant County Attorney for Guadalupe County in Seguin, Texas, as an Assistant District Attorney for Hays County in San Marcos, Texas as well as the 1st Assistant District Attorney for Guadalupe, Gonzales and Lavaca Counties.

Mr. Bloomquist quickly built a reputation as a tough no nonsense trial attorney. He tried multiple high profile child murder and sexual assaults, and gang related cases and became a sought after speaker on these issues. He has done extensive work on cases involving intoxicated drivers and was nationally recognized as an "Outstanding Traffic Safety Prosecutor" for that work. He has broad experience handling all types of criminal cases.

In 2011, the Law Office of Larry Dean Bloomquist was founded in San Antonio, Texas with the goal of providing the best defense to ordinary people charged with serious crimes.

Certifications

       
  • Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization - 2008

Professional Associations and Memberships

       
  • Member, State Bar of Texas
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  • Member, American Bar Association
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  • Member San Antonio Bar Association
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  • Member Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

Honors and Awards

       
  • National Order of the Barristers – 2002
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  • Named an "Outstanding Traffic Safety Prosecutor" by National Association of Prosecutor Coordinators, 2006
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  • Meritorious Service Medal – 1999
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  • Army Commendation Medal, 4 Awards
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  • Army Achievement Medal, 3 Awards
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  • Humanitarian Service Medal,

Classes/Seminars Taught

       
  • "Child Death and Sex Crimes Investigations and Prosecution" Guadalupe County Children's Advocacy Center Annual Training- 2011
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  • "Criminal Prosecutions" Seguin Police Department Citizens' Police Academy -2011
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  • "Review of Gang Prosecution" Seguin Police Department – 2010
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  • "Child Sexual Assault Investigations & Prosecutions" New Braunfels Police Department – 2009
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  • "Search and Seizure" Guadalupe County's Attorney's Office – 2006
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  • "DWI Case Prosecution" Guadalupe County's Attorney's Office – 2006
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  • "Family Violence Prosecution" Guadalupe County's Attorney's Office – 2006

Published Works

       
  • "Total refusal DWI case on your docket?" The Texas Prosecutor, Volume 36, Number 5, September-October 2006.