Attorney Mayes' vast experience as a former prosecutor equips her with an invaluable resource of knowledge and skill. Her criminal trial experience is extensive and ranges from high level drug cases with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA); Capital Murder to misdemeanor offenses.
She knows and understands the adversarial process from both sides of the bar. She is a strong advocate for her clients and recognizes that as an advocate being the "voice" of your client in the courtroom is not always talking loud or talking long; it is quite simply, knowing the law and how it works to engage in the advocacy conversation at all!
She is license by the Supreme Court of Texas, a member of the Texas State Bar and admitted to practice in the Northern District of Texas (Federal Court). She is a member of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers. She has served as an Adjunct Professor at Southern Methodist University School of Law; given instructional seminars with the U.S. Department of Justice, the Texas Narcotics Association and the Dallas Sheriff's Department Academy.