About Minns & Arnett

Minns & Arnett is recognized for its ability to successfully litigate highly complex criminal tax cases.

Minns & Arnett is a Trial and Appellate Law Firm based in Houston, Texas

Minns & Arnett is a trial and appellate law firm based in Houston, Texas which tries Federal cases all over the United States. The firm focuses on complex tax matters and professional malpractice cases, with a concentration in criminal tax defense. The firm has litigated cases from New York to California, in Alaska and Hawaii, Texas and Jersey.  We speak the language of Not Guilty.

In addition to litigating criminal and civil tax matters, Minns & Arnett has also successfully pursued malpractice claims against lawyers and accountants, including court orders, attorney malpractice insurance claims, and civil suits for attorney misconduct.

The firm strictly limits the number of clients with criminal tax cases it accepts so clients receive the personalized attention they deserve.

Minns & Arnett is recognized for its ability to successfully litigate highly complex criminal tax cases. Michael Louis Minns has authored two popular books on his trial work and has appeared as a guest on numerous television shows, including Geraldo, CNN, CBS, NBC, and The Today Show.  He is also a respected public speaker and a tireless advocate for individual and economic liberty.

Ashley Blair Arnett

Attorney at Law

Ashley has worked for the Minns Law Firm since 2004. She started as a legal assistant and is now an attorney.

Michael Louis Minns

Attorney at Law

Michael was licensed by the Texas Supreme Court on June 13, 1977, and on the following Monday tried his first case.

Minns & Arnett Law Practice Areas

Criminal Tax Defense

Works with taxing authorities to avert criminal proceedings and eliminate or reduce penalties and civil tax assessments, while creating alternative resolutions to indictment, whenever possible.

Tax Controversy & Litigation

Works with clients through each stage of the process, from administrative audits up to and including litigation in federal court. It is the firm’s goal to prevent civil tax controversies from becoming criminal matters.

Legal Malpractice

Committed to maintaining only the highest level of professionalism in the legal field, and will litigate on behalf of their clients if the actions of another attorney caused them harm.

Accounting Malpractice

Minns & Arnett is willing to represent parties who have suffered significant financial damages as a result of accounting malpractice.

White Collar Criminal Defense

Minns & Arnett has extensive experience in all stages of state and federal criminal investigations and proceedings, including Fraud, Commercial Bribery and Antitrust Violations.

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