DWI & Criminal Defense Attorney in Austin, Texas

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713 W. 14th Street

Austin, Texas 78701

Bennie E. Ray

Attorney at Law

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Bennie E. Ray

DWI Defense Attorney

Bennie E. Ray

DWI Defense Attorney

Bennie E. Ray has been in practice since 1973 and represents clients all across Texas and Georgia. He is a graduate of Sam Houston University with a B.S.; The University of Houston School of Law with a Juris Doctor degree, and St. Edwards University with a M.A. in Human Services.

He has lectured on Comparative Law at Cambridge University, International Criminal Law at the East China Institute of Politics & Law, and The Universidad National in Costa Rica. He is a member of The National DWI College and is a frequent lecturer on the subject of Ethics and the Law.

He is Board Certified in Criminal Law with the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Experience and Credentials

Professional Associations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Criminal Law
  • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity
  • Alpha Phi Sigma Honor Society
  • Office of International Criminal Justice
  • Fellow of Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Educational Institute
  • Austin Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Former Board of Director of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Past President of the Texas DWI Lawyers Organization
  • Texas Delegate to the National College for DWI Defense


  • Licensed in State of Texas
  • Licensed in State of Georgia
  • Texas Supreme Court (all Courts of State jurisdictions in Texas) United States Supreme Court
  • 5th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • 6th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • 11th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Southern, Western and Eastern Districts of Texas in the United States District Courts,
  • United States Tax Court
  • United States Court of Claims
  • United States Court of Customs and Patent Appeals
  • United States Customs Court