Jerry Tidwell has 18 years of courtroom, trial, and consulting experience. After working as the Collin County Assistant District Attorney where he was responsible for investigating and prosecuting atypical criminal offenses, Jerry started his own practice.

Jerry now specializes in family law and criminal defense. As an experienced family law attorney and criminal defense lawyer, Jerry has a unique and holistic perspective that he brings to each and every case he works.

You can expect personal attention and dedication when working with Jerry. With many years of experience and 100’s of trials and contested hearings, Jerry is more than ready to take on your case. Contact the Tidwell Law Firm today.

Bar Associations

  • State Bar of Texas;

    Criminal Justice and Family Law Section


  • Texas Tech University, School of Law - Doctor of Jurisprudence - 2023
  • Texas Tech University - Bachelor of General Studies - 2000

Client Reviews

I needed legal advice for a child custody dispute and had spoken with a few lawyers in order to gauge expenses and commitment requirements for legal action. Most of the lawyers I spoke with heard my situation and dismissed it going to be easy. One of the larger law groups not taking clients referred...

William C.

I used Jerry Tidwell as the representing lawyer for two family law cases: my divorce and subsequent modification to child possession schedule. In each situation, Jerry took the time to listen to my concerns, care-abouts, and the facts of the matter – helping me formulate a plan going into mediation...

Karl Y.

Having to deal with the complex world of criminal cases, you will need the best legal representation on your side. Attorney Jerry Tidwell Jr. is that lawyer who knows his craft and always on the side of truth, justice, and fair play. Our family is so blessed to have him as our counsel in the most...

Joseph B.

Jerry has been amazing to work with and fights for you in every legal way possible while being completely open and honest throughout the entire process. I highly recommend Jerry for any legal matter you may face. If Jerry feels your case may require additional council, he will tell you straight and...

Charles J.
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