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Benson Varghese is the founder and lead author of Texas Evidence. He has a B.B.A. from Southern Methodist University. While in law school at Texas Tech, he ran a nationally-syndicated blog and his articles have been featured in the Wall Street Journal Blog, the ABA Journal Blog, Above the Law, and many other publications. Benson was also an editor for the Estate Planning & Community Property Law Journal as well as the Texas Bank Lawyer.

After graduating from law school, Benson worked Criminal District Court Judge Sharen Wilson of Tarrant County before he joined the Tarrant County District Attorney's Office. Today, Benson Varghese is the managing partner at Varghese & Smith. Benson Varghese is an experienced litigator who has tried over one hundred cases to juries in Texas.
Recent Articles on Justipedia by Benson Varghese

What Happens When You Accidentally Bring a Firearm Into an Airport

The Transportation and Security Administration has a mission to protect the nation’s transportation systems, which includes the prohibition of firearms. Find out what happens if you accidentally bring a firearm into an airport.

What to Do if Your Loved One Has Been Arrested for a Federal Crime

The federal law enforcement apparatus appears stronger than ever, resulting in more and more arrests. This puts the loved ones of targets in a tough position. because federal approaches to bail and detention can be quite confusing. Learn more here.

New DWI Law in Texas: Effective September 1, 2015

Effective September 1, 2015, an ignition interlock device is required to be installed in any vehicle operated by an individual convicted of driving while intoxicated (DWI) in Texas, in order for them to apply for a post-conviction occupational license.

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