Terms and Conditions of Use of Site


The materials on this website have been prepared for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. The information on this website is not intended to create, and any receipt thereof does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship among any individuals or entities, nor does your use of any part of this website create or constitute an attorney-client privilege. The firm cannot and does not represent you as your attorney in any criminal or civil case or any other legal matter until our intake process is completed. Further, the firm reserves the right to accept or decline representing any person or organization in any legal matter. Accordingly, please do not send the firm any confidential information about any matter until you receive notice from the firm advising you that the firm represents you.


The information contained herein should never be used as a substitute for consulting a lawyer.


No warranty is made as to the thoroughness or accuracy of any content. No person or organization should act upon any information on this site until first seeking professional legal counsel.


This website contains attorney advertising.  The firm is based in Galveston, Texas, and is licensed to practice only in the state of Texas.


All views expressed in this article and on the marion.legal web pages are those of W. David Marion, Attorney at Law. Users of this site agree to release and hold harmless all individuals and entities who author articles on this site for any information collected regarding visitors to this site as well as for any other harm resulting from visitors’ use of this site.


Privacy Policy


What information do we collect?


We may retain records of your communication with us if you use the online form to contact us. We retain these records for the purpose of establishing a case file. Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company or attorney for any reason whatsoever without your consent. We will hold any information provided to us in confidence except as we are required to disclose by law. However, note that the contact form is not secure, and you may not be protected by the legal attorney-client privilege. So please keep your message brief and do not send any sensitive information over the internet.


How do we protect your information?


Once we have your information, your information is protected on our computers and in our physical office under lock and key in addition to 24-hour security. However, we cannot guarantee with 100% certainty that your use of our contact form is secure. For this reason, please do send anything sensitive over the contact form. Ideally, please just your name and general information about the case such as the charge you’re facing, county and the date of arrest.




This website may collect cookies (small files from your web browser) to make your website browsing experience smoother.


Third party links


We do link to sites that the firm does not control. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. Although we believe these websites to contain useful information at the time that we link to them, we do not vouch for the accuracy of these websites at any given time. Therefore, we disclaim all responsibility and liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we will attempt to protect the integrity and veracity of our site and welcome any feedback you may have regarding our linked content.


Online Privacy Policy Only


This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.


Changes to our Privacy Policy


If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page and update the Privacy Policy modification date below. Please print out or save an electronic version of this page for your records. This policy was last modified on 11/01/2019


Contacting Us


If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us through this website,

or at the following mailing address:

Marion & Gucwa

Attorneys at Law

405 Main, Suite 700

Houston, TX  77002