Fort Bend Criminal Defense Attorney
Legal Assistance after an Arrest
When someone has been arrested and is facing criminal charges, it can be a frightening and emotional time. Many questions and scenarios are running through their head as they face arrest, booking, and bail hearings. They wonder where to turn for legal counsel that will be able to fight for their legal rights and for their future and will not settle for anything less than a strong and full defense. A Fort Bend criminal defense lawyer can advocate for a client and work towards a successful outcome in his/her case.
One of the pillars of our justice system is the right to a strong defense, regardless of any crime a person may be accused of. People deserve to protect their cherished rights of due process and against self-incrimination. No matter what charges they are facing - from simple misdemeanor to serious felony, and from state to federal charges, a skilled legal firm can help them through each step of the process. Additionally, if a client has been previously convicted of a crime and needs trusted assistance with the appeals process or because of a probation violation, they can also be of great help. To learn more about their practice areas, please see below:
When charged with drunk driving, a skilled legal representative can assist in fighting license suspension and the criminal charges associated with the DUI/DWI.
There are numerous charges that include the general category of drug crimes. They can be minor misdemeanors to major felonies. The firm can represent clients for any drug crime charges.
Certain crimes committed that involve crossing state lines, committed on federal property or white collar crimes are often charged as federal crimes and carry much harsher penalties and sentencing.
For those given probation instead of a jail sentence, certain guidelines must be followed. Failure to adhere to these guidelines could result in a probation violation, leading to possible incarceration.
There are many different types of sex crimes, ranging from minor to serious. They involve some type of sexual occurrence that may or may not include violence. An aggressive defense is needed to fight these charges.
Minors under the age of 18 can be accused of any type of crime, ranging from minor shoplifting to murder. Defending minors is as important to their future as it is in defending an adult for the same crime.
There are numerous types of theft crimes, which can be minor misdemeanors to serious felonies. They involve the act of taking property from another illegally.
Are charges for crimes involving the harming of another, either slightly or severely. The specific additional charge for a violent crime offense and its penalties depends on the severity of the crime.
White Collar Crimes
Crimes involving financial fraud perpetrated on another can involve long investigations by federal officials and must be taken seriously. They can include fraud, credit card fraud, check and wire fraud and other nonviolent crimes involving theft of funds through deception.
After a conviction that the client feels was unwarranted or showed procedural errors throughout the trial or sentencing, an appeal can be brought against the conviction to pursue a dismissal of the charges.
For those who qualify, a criminal conviction may be able to be removed from their record, thereby allowing a person to avoid the stigma and repercussions caused by having a prior criminal record.
When someone violates probation or parole, or fails to follow court issued sanctions, a warrant may be issued against the person. The firm defends clients who are facing a warrant for their arrest.
Criminal Defense Lawyer in Ft. Bend
When someone needs the dedication and commitment of a legal team after they've been arrested, they can turn to Greco & Associates, PC. The firm is dedicated to tracking down all possible evidence and witnesses that may benefit their case, and will work diligently for their success. Their attorneys are skilled at trial and will explore all possible avenues to have a client's charges mitigated or dismissed. They can help a person defend their good name and reputation as well as their future livelihood against damaging allegations.
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