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TexasCriminal Defense Lawyers in Sweetwater, Texas

The United States Constitution grants important rights to any person accused of a crime including due process, the right to a fair and speedy trial, the right to representation by counsel, the right to remain silent and to be free of unreasonable searches and seizures.


When choosing a criminal defense attorney in Texas, consider the lawyer's training, experience, ratings and reviews. Attorneys that practice within the criminal justice system tend to focus on certain types of cases in either state or federal court.


Most criminal defense attorneys provide a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case and defenses that might apply. Before you decide on which attorney to hire, meet with several different attorneys in their office to discuss the case and the attorney fees required for representation.


Once you decide which attorney to hire, make sure you and the attorney sign a written fee agreement or contract that describes the attorney fees required at each stage of the case including during pre-trial negotiations, motion hearings and a bench or jury trial.


A criminal defense lawyer in Texas should fight to protect the rights of his or her client in a criminal case against felony or misdemeanor charges... Read more »

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Kenneth L Maxwell Jr

Kenneth L Maxwell Jr
Maxwell & Fahy
202 E Broadway Ave
Sweetwater, TX 79556
Licensed for 35 years, Kenneth L Maxwell Jr is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Texas Tech University School of Law... read more >

Zollie Carl Steakley

Zollie Carl Steakley
Zollie C. Steakley, P.L.L.C.
PO Box 287 211 Oak St
Sweetwater, TX 79556
Licensed for 48 years, Zollie Carl Steakley is a Criminal Defense and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended Baylor Law School... read more >

Mike Barclay

Mike Barclay
Mike Barclay is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Jordan Greggory Magee

Jordan Greggory Magee
Magee Law, PLLC
PO Box 1318
Sweetwater, TX 79556
Licensed for 6 years, Jordan Greggory Magee is a Personal Injury and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Texas Tech University School of L... read more >

John Stanley Brown

John Stanley Brown
Stan Brown, Lawyer
PO Box 426
Buffalo Gap, TX 79508
Licensed for 52 years, John Stanley Brown is a Criminal Appellate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended The University of Texas Scho... read more >

Paul W Hanneman

Paul W Hanneman
hanneman
1305 Lamar St
Sweetwater, TX 79556
Licensed for 45 years, Paul W Hanneman is a Criminal Appellate Law and Juvenile Defense lawyer who attended The University of Texas School ... read more >

Thomas L Rees Jr

Thomas L Rees Jr
Rees, Rees & Fuller, LLP
103 E 3rd St
Sweetwater, TX 79556
Licensed for 31 years, Thomas L Rees Jr is a Estate and Probate Law and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended Texas Tech University School of... read more >

Joe Edd Boaz

Joe Edd Boaz
P O Box 507
Anson, TX 79501
Licensed for 47 years, Joe Edd Boaz is a Real Estate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended St. Mary's University School of Law... read more >

Michael Isaac Hall

Michael Isaac Hall
Hall Law Firm/ Fisher County Attorney
119 E 3rd St
Sweetwater, TX 79556
Licensed for 14 years, Michael Isaac Hall is a Criminal Defense and Health Law lawyer who attended Boston College Law School... read more >

Gary Connally

Gary Connally
Gary Connally, P.C.
PO Box P430
Hamlin, TX 79520
Licensed for 48 years, Gary Connally is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Baylor Law School... read more >

T L Rees

T L Rees
PO Box 1007
Colorado City, TX 79512
Licensed for 56 years, T L Rees is a Criminal Defense and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended Baylor Law School... read more >

Bryce Bedford

Bryce Bedford
Law Office of Bryce W. Bedford
PO Box 368
Buffalo Gap, TX 79508
Licensed for 16 years, Bryce Bedford is a Child Welfare Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Houston Law Center... read more >

Nancy S Taft

Nancy S Taft
1911 25th St
Snyder, TX 79549
Licensed for 18 years, Nancy S Taft is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Lealand W Greene

Lealand W Greene
PO Box 125
Snyder, TX 79550
Licensed for 53 years, Lealand W Greene is a Estate and Probate Law and Probate lawyer who attended Baylor Law School... read more >

Brenna Michele Troncoso

Brenna Michele Troncoso
Brenna M. Troncoso, Attorney at Law, P.L.L.C.
PO Box 486 Ste 486
Anson, TX 79501
Licensed for 7 years, Brenna Michele Troncoso is a Estate and Probate Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution lawyer who attended The Univer... read more >

Jeanie Rebecca Fuller

Jeanie Rebecca Fuller
Rees, Rees, & Fuller
220 Elm St
Colorado City, TX 79512
Licensed for 22 years, Jeanie Rebecca Fuller is a Real Estate Law and Estate and Probate Law lawyer who attended Baylor Law School... read more >
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Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

Criminal Defense Certification

TBLS Board Certification in Criminal Law - The Texas Board of Legal Specialization (TBLS) certifies lawyers as specialists in Criminal Law if they have substantial experience, involvement, competence, and training in this specialty area of practice.


The TBLS defines the term "criminal law" to include "misdemeanor and felony crimes, arrest, detention, plea bargains, jury and non-jury trials (for individuals 17 years of age or older)."



Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

NBLSC Certification in Criminal Trial Advocacy - The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) to certify attorneys as specialists in criminal trial advocacy.



Nonprofit Legal Associations

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.


Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

TCDLA has a proud history of supporting and educating criminal defense lawyers in the the state while advocating for the rights of the accused. Many of the top criminal defense attorneys in Texas are active within this organization.


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