Ft. Bend Sexual Assault Defense Lawyer
Sexual Assault Charges
The crime of sexual assault can actually encompass a variety of criminal acts. In general, it is defined as the penetration of a person's mouth, anus, or sexual organ without that's person's consent. Some of the more common sexual assault offenses include:
- Date rape
- Child molestation
In instances where the victim indicates that they feared death or serious bodily injury, or where the accused utilized a deadly weapon, the charges become that of aggravated sexual assault. If the victim was a child, the stakes can become even higher, with accordant increases in the penalties levied. In the event that one has been charged with a sexual assault offense, such as rape, it is strongly advised that they contact a Fort Bend criminal defense lawyer right away. They will be able to ensure that one's rights are protected and possibly secure an outcome to their sexual assault case that is favorable to them.
The penalties for a sexual assault conviction are severe, and usually include heavy fines, prison time, and registration as a sex offender. Additionally, the convicted individual must live with the life-long stigma of having committed a sex crime, which will impact their personal relationships and their ability to find employment. Greco & Associates, PC understands what is at stake when an individual has been accused of a with sexual assault, and will fight aggressively to protect the rights of their clients in such cases. Attorney Jeff Greco provides tireless and focused representation to each client, and the goal in every case is to secure an outcome that best serves their interests. The legal team at the firm provides those charged with sexual assault the opportunity to seek an acquittal, a reduced charge or a dismissed case. These results are achieved through outstanding defense efforts from the moment of the arrest.
If you have been charged with sexual assault,
contact a Ft. Bend Sexual Assault Defense Attorney
who can investigate the charges against you and provide you with qualified legal defense in your case.