Licensed in 1974

Based in Dallas County, serving clients in the Metroplex and beyond in state and federal courts.     


Practice areas include misdemeanor and felony cases, civil matters and litigation, general small business legal counsel services and litigation, as well as family law, probate, and estate planning.   

Resides in Irving with his family, with extended family throughout Texas, the South and Southwest.

Bar Admissions

Texas State Bar 1974

United States Supreme Court 1993

Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals 1992

United States District Court - Northern District of Texas 1980


N. Mecklenburg High School, North Carolina 1966

Gordon Military College, Georgia 1968

Texas A & M, College Station, B.A., 1970

South Texas College of Law, Houston, J.D., 1974


Texas State Bar Association

Dallas Bar Association

Dallas County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

Texas Aggie Bar Association, Dallas

Point for Charity Association

J Michael Jaynes
J Michael Jaynes