Firm Partner and former State District Judge Chris Oldner shared his perspective during the Amber Guyger trial, the former Dallas Police officer convicted of murdering Botham Jean.
Board Certified in both Criminal Law and Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Mr. Oldner was interviewed on WFAA ABC Dallas to help explain the actions of the state and defense attorneys, provide definitions of legal terms and discuss the role of the jury. Mr. Oldner first appeared on Day 2 of the trial.
He returned during the punishment phase of the trial to provide insight throughout that day.
Mr. Oldner is also a former prosecutor and spent 17 years in the courtroom as a Collin County judge before transitioning to