Dallas City Attorney

Assistant City Attorney

Municipal Prosecution Section

Allen Griffin is an Assistant City Attorney with the Municipal Prosecution Section of the Dallas City Attorney’s Office. Allen represents the State of Texas and the City of Dallas in the prosecution of Class C misdemeanors and violations of municipal ordinances in the municipal court. Prosecutors are responsible for criminal and civil litigation, including civil appeals to the municipal court. The Dallas Municipal Court is a court of record, and jury trials are held before a six person jury.


  • Baylor Law School Baylor University

Affiliations & Activities

  • Admitted to the State Bar of Texas, 1992
  • Admitted to the Northern District of Texas, 1994