Daniel K. Peugh, Attorney at Law


(888) 724-9831



Daniel K. Peugh, Attorney at Law



Rely on Daniel K. Peugh for Comprehensive Criminal & DWI Defense in Denton, Texas

 Attorney Profile

A Member Of:
 Texas Bar Association
Denton County Bar Association
Texas Criminal
Defense Lawyers Association
National Criminal
Defense Lawyers Association
Denton County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

Carrollton | Dallas
Denton | Flower Mound
Fort Worth | Lewisville

Hours of Operation:
8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.


Criminal & Juvenile Defense Attorney Daniel K. Peugh

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Daniel K. Peugh

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • Juvenile Law

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Texas, 1998

Professional History

  • Denton County Criminal District Attorney's Office, Chief Juvenile Prosecutor, October 1, 2000 - January 1, 2002
  • Denton County Criminal District Attorney's Office, Chief Misdemeanor Prosecutor, February 4, 1999 - October 1, 2000
  • Founding Partner in Tackett & Peugh, LP. Criminal Defense Attorney for Tackett & Peugh, LP January 2002 - July 2009.
Professional Activities:
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • National Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association
  • Denton County Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Association Board of Directors
  • Denton County Trial Lawyers Association, 2003-President
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Denton County Bar Association
  • Director; Texas Young Lawyer’s Association Board of Director’s 2005-2008
    • Chair of the Military Affairs Committee

Publications, Presentations and Recognitions:

  • Published Works
    • The Illinois Outcry Hearsay Exception, Illinois Bar Journal, October 1997
    • Get My Baby Out of Jail! A Quick Guide to Juvenile Detention Hearings, Texas Bar Journal, April 2006
    • Classes/Seminars Taught: Ethical Considerations in Juvenile Law, Denton County Defense Lawyers, June 20, 2002
  • Municipal Prosecutor City of Pilot Point 2007-2011
  • Prosecutor Pro Tem City of Sanger 2009 - Present
  • Appointed as a Special Prosecutor for the Cooke County Attorney’s Office 2007

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  • University of Illinois College of Law, Urbana, Illinois, 1998, J.D.
  • University of North Texas, Denton, 1995, B.A.


Civic Involvement

  • Director, Denton County Transportation Authority Board of Directors
  • Director, Denton County Bail Bond Board
  • Precinct Chair; Denton County Republican Party 2007
  • Treasurer; Hugh Coleman for Denton County Commissioner Precinct One Campaign 2008
  • Member; First Baptist Church Corinth 2003-Present
    • Teacher, Preschool Program 2004-Present

Life Beyond the Bar

  • Married to wife, Amy, since 1999
  • Son David born 2004
  • Daughter Madeline born 2009
  • Son Daniel born 2012
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