Houston Criminal Law Attorney

Most crimes in the US are established by local, state, and federal governments, so it's important to understand criminal laws as they pertain to your geographic area. Crimes include both felonies, like murder or rape, and misdemeanors, like petty theft or jaywalking. Typically felonies are those crimes that are punishable by imprisonment of a year or more.

Criminal Law Defense Attorney in Houston

A "crime" is any sort of omission of an act in violation of a public law forbidding or commanding it. When it comes to criminal law an effective criminal defense attorney can mean the difference between prison time and reduced or dismissed charges. Whether innocent or guilty as charged having a criminal defense attorney by your side helps you setup the proper defense and will challenge the prosecution make sure the factual issues are heard.Some of the cases we've handled successfully in the past:

  • Theft
  • Trespass
  • Assault
  • Possession of controlled substances
  • Pollution violations

Criminal Law issues can be complicated and we know you'll have more questions, so as a place to start give us a call and we'll answer your phone questions at no charge. Or you can contact us here.