Clay Hernandez Born and raised in El Paso, Texas, Clay Hernandez grew up along the border and is fluent in the Spanish language.
Clay has been a criminal defense attorney for nearly thirty years and earned an excellent reputation as one of the top defense lawyers in the Southwest region. With offices in Tucson, Arizona, Clay represents people in all kinds of cases, ranging from narcotics offenses to first degree murder and everything in between.
He represents clients all across the State of Arizona, as well as in both state and federal courts nationwide. As of 2014, Clay has represented clients in cases in California, Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, New Mexico, Idaho, Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Oregon, Missouri, Illinois, Tennessee, Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, and New York.
Many of his cases were featured in the national news media, including CNN, Fox News, ABC, NBC, Univision, and in numerous newspapers and magazines throughout the United States.
Clay is known for his dedication to his clients and his zealous advocacy in his cases. As one of the Southwest’s premier trial lawyers, he has handled thousands of cases, offering his clients complete and vigorous representation in high-stakes matters.
His decades of experience have earned him his reputation for diligence, attention to detail, innovation, evocative motion practice, and successful outcomes at trial.