Dallas City Attorney

Assistant City Attorney

Lead Prosecutor

Municipal Prosecution Section

Joseph Nguyen is an Assistant City Attorney with the Municipal Prosecution Section of the Dallas City Attorney’s Office. Joseph 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.

Before joining the City Attorney's Office, Joseph was a solo practitioner and served as a pro bono attorney at Legal Aid.


  • Souther Illinois University
  • The Unviersity of Texas at Austin

Affiliations & Activities

  • Admitted to the State Bar of Texas, 2007
  • JL Turner Association