Criminal Defense You Can Count On

Extensive local experience specializing in criminal defense. The knowledge you need to defend your rights.

Experienced Comal County Criminal Defense Attorney

Daniel Palmitier is a former prosecutor in Comal County and seasoned trial attorney located in New Braunfels, TX. Daniel has tried approximately 100 jury trials right here in Comal County. This experience gives him the unique understanding of how best to defend your case.
Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Criminal Defense

You need a defense attorney that can effectively evaluate a case and formulate a defense tailored to the outcome you are looking for.

Board Certified

Board certification ensures that you are talking to a knowledgeable and experienced attorney. For more information on why you should choose a board certified attorney click here.

Experienced Counsel

When all else fails you need a criminal defense attorney that is ready to go to trial. Daniel is a trial attorney with a reputation for success.

Legal Services

Daniel brings each client the combination of knowledge and expert perspective he learned while prosecuting cases here for 10 years.


Misdemeanor offenses carry a maximum punishment of up to one year in the Comal County jail. Misdemeanor offenses are prosecuted in the two County Courts at Law in Comal County. These offenses include possession of marijuana, driving while intoxicated, and assault causing bodily injury. Daniel spent five years prosecuting in the County Courts where he became familiar with the common weaknesses and strategies to best defend these cases.


Felony offenses are prosecuted in the four District Courts of Comal County. Felony prison sentences are not served in Comal County but rather in the Texas Department of Corrections. A felony conviction can be costly branding someone a felon for the rest of their lives. You need an attorney that understands the tactical charging decisions behind every felony indictment and that knows the best strategy to defend your case.


Daniel has tried many felony and misdemeanor intoxicated related offenses ranging from a first DWI all the way up to Intoxication Manslaughter cases. In addition, Daniel has written extensively on the legal issues surrounding these cases before the Third Court of Appeals. Daniel diligently keeps up to date with the legal issues surrounding these cases and is the tough adversary you need in your corner to defend your rights.

Meet Daniel Palmitier

Daniel is a board certified criminal defense attorney with a practice dedicated to representing clients in New Braunfels and Comal County, TX. He spent the last 10 years prosecuting here in Comal County where he earned a reputation as a successful trial attorney.

Daniel possesses a wide variety of jury trial experience ranging from non-violent white collar crimes to violent offenses such as attempted capital murder of a police officer. He also possesses a significant amount of experience trying DWIs and other intoxication-related offenses. If you are looking for a respected, knowledgeable, and experienced attorney to defend your rights, look no further.

Criminal Defense Attorney in New Braunfels, TX

Client Testimonials

  • “We found Mr.Daniel online for my husband’s DWI case. He was very vocal and explained every question we had. He was able to get us a sweet deal that we couldn’t turn down. He did help the process and even now that we went to court, he is still checking up on us making sure things are done the correct way. He is very polite and very professional. He gave us a peace of mind. He did an AMAZING JOB!!!”

    – Perla

  • “Daniel Palmitier was extremely efficient, thorough, and well organized. He kept me well informed of my case. He did an excellent job and I would highly recommend him.”

    – Clinton

  • “Daniel Palmitier got me the best outcome possible for my case, which was dismissal. He worked diligently,was very professional and always responsive. I highly recommend The Law Office of Daniel Palmitier.”

    – Marc

  • “This guy and his business are the real deal. Not only genuine and family oriented, he’s straight forward and down to business. Always there if I had any questions. Great lawyer. If you’re looking for someone that’s going to go to battle for you, then look no further.”

    – Jareko

  • “Daniel was helpful with every step through the legal process. He was understanding and always listened to my concerns. The legal system can be very stressful, but having an attorney like him helped alleviate most of it. He was always responsive to my questions, and went out of his way to make himself available to me. His previous experience as a prosecutor was helpful, and he was able to predict the majority of the outcomes. I actually felt like I had a friend during a difficult time. Hire Daniel if you need someone to hear your side and get results. ”

    – Matthew