Cynthia Mendoza


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Lubbock, TX Criminal Defense Lawyer

The Law Office of Cynthia Mendoza has been helping clients throughout West Texas since 2006. The skilled and dedicated Lubbock criminal defense lawyer, Cynthia Mendoza, focuses her practice solely on helping those who have been arrested or accused and is dedicated to seeing that every client understands exactly what they are facing and when their legal options are. The firm provides representation in both English and Spanish and is committed to providing excellent representation to protect your future and your freedom. From complex federal offenses to theft, drug crimes, violent offenses, and sex crimes, among others, the Law Office of Cynthia Mendoza can help. Call today to schedule your free initial case consultation.

About Cynthia Mendoza

Criminal Defense Lawyer in Lubbock for almost 15 years

Cynthia Mendoza, a native of Western Texas, received her undergraduate degree from Texas Tech University and her Juris Doctorate from Texas Tech University School of Law. She currently serves clients throughout West Texas from an office near the Lubbock Federal Courthouse and the Lubbock County Courthouse.

Cynthia Mendoza, who founded the Law Office of Cynthia Mendoza in 2006, has focused her practice solely on criminal defense, to provide legal assistance to those charged with or accused of a wide range of crimes, from violent crimes like murder to sex offenses and drug charges. She works to protect her clients’ futures and freedoms, and she understands how an arrest can cause stress, anxiety, and confusion. This is why Cynthia takes the time to explain to each of her clients what they are up against, what their options are, and what the process entails.

Cynthia Mendoza is a fluent Spanish speaker who can assist clients who only speak Spanish.

Cynthia also enjoys watching Texas Tech Red Raider football and basketball with her husband and daughters in her spare time. Raiders, go! She is a Raiders fan, a traveler, a cupcake “connoisseur,” and an avid reader in addition to being a Raiders fan.


  • State Bar of Texas, 2006
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Texas, 2009
  • Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2010


  • English
  • Spanish


Clients who have been charged with federal or state felonies or misdemeanors.


J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law, 2006

Memberships & Associations

  • Lubbock County Bar Association
  • Lubbock Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Hispanic Issues Section, State Bar of Texas

Practice Areas

Criminal Defense Practice Areas

  • Assault
  • Sex Crimes
  • Drug Crimes
  • Theft Crimes
  • Robbery
  • DWI
  • Arson
  • Expungements
  • Murder
  • Non-Disclosures
  • Federal Crimes

Family Law attorney in Lubbock, TX

Cynthia Mendoza, an attorney in Lubbock County, represents parents, couples, and families.

When a family feud becomes a legal matter, you’ll need more than a witty retort to get the desired outcome. Cynthia Mendoza, our skilled family lawyer, is an experienced negotiator capable of defusing contentious disputes and assisting opposing family members in working toward a positive, mutually beneficial solution.

If you need assistance navigating a difficult divorce, resolving a child custody dispute, or resolving any other legal family issues, our team at the Law Office of Cynthia Mendoza is here to assist.

We handle family law matters.

At the moment, our firm can handle cases involving divorce, child custody, or both.

Attorney Cynthia Mendoza understands how broken marriages, the fear of losing primary caretaker status, and other related conflicts can be upsetting for those involved. Our entire team shares her commitment to treating each case with the same dignity and sensitivity, and our firm is ready to provide you and your loved ones with the knowledgeable, effective service you require to get through this difficult time.

Our firm is ready to fight for your rights and ensure that you are treated fairly at all times. Request a free consultation with a Lubbock family lawyer by contacting us.

Criminal Defense Attorney with Family Law Experience

Our firm is also uniquely positioned to assist clients who are dealing with family law issues in addition to criminal charges. With nearly 15 years of experience as a criminal defense attorney, Attorney Mendoza has helped many people whose parental rights and familial privileges have been jeopardized as a result of false or misleading criminal accusations.

If you have been accused of a crime while going through a divorce or custody battle, a judge’s decision in your family legal matter may be affected. This does not have to be the case when you hire a skilled Lubbock County family, divorce, and criminal defense attorney.