Gabriel Reyes operates a law firm in Dallas, Texas, where he has a state and federal criminal defense practice. Gabriel is admitted to practice in Texas and New York, as well as in the U.S. Supreme Court, the Fifth Circuit and several district courts. He serves on the CJA panels for the Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas, as well as the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Dallas County Appointment Wheel. Prior to establishing his firm, Gabriel served stints as an assistant federal defender in the Northern and Western Districts of Texas. He began his legal career as a tax associate at Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP in New York. Gabriel has been a frequent attendee at NACDL programs, and he has capitalized on his skills as a native Spanish speaker to participate in a training program for trial lawyers in Argentina through his work with the Instituto de Estudios Comparados en Ciencias Penales y Socialies (INECIP). Gabriel Reyes received his undergraduate degree from Colby College and his law degree from Columbia Law School.
A Defender’s Guide to Federal Evidence: A Trial Practice Handbook for Criminal Defense Attorneys
This Guide to Federal Evidence is the only federal evidence handbook written exclusively for criminal defense lawyers. The Guide analyzes each Federal Rule of Evidence and outlines the main evidentiary issues that confront criminal defense lawyers. It also summarizes countless defense favorable cases and provides tips on how to avoid common evidentiary pitfalls. The Guide contains multiple user-friendly flowcharts aimed at helping the criminal defense lawyer tackle evidence problems. A Defender’s Guide to Federal Evidence is an indispensable tool in preparing a case for trial.
Modern Digital Evidence & Technologies in Criminal Cases
Modern cases need modern defenses, and modern lawyers can't practice with an outdated playbook. This program is a contemporary training that identifies emerging technologies and digital evidence encountered in today's criminal cases and arms you with the tools necessary to combat expert witnesses, prosecutorial overreach, and an uneducated judge and jury. This comprehensive CLE program covers both general aspects of new technologies as well as practical courtroom application and legal challenges to the use of these new technologies.
Top Shelf DUI Defenses: The Law, The Science, The Techniques (2021)
If you are serious about being an effective DUI defense advocate, or if you’re considering adding DUI defenses to your portfolio, you need to know the latest scientific and legal strategies to optimize your success at trial. Learn from the best-of-the-best in the field in this unique CLE Program, updated for 2021.
Defending Modern Drug Cases (2021)
From challenging the arrest and seizure to picking a jury and cross-examining police officers, defense attorneys handling drug cases must be able to construct a defense that will increase the chances of the client getting a positive result for your client.
Effective motion practice, juror selection, and storytelling have never been more important. This seminar will introduce defense counsel to techniques that have been used at recent drug trials to rebut specific claims and overcome the emotion created in today’s criminal legal system.