Sex Crimes Lawyers in Austin, TX
Aggressive Defense for Sensitive Issues in Travis County
Individuals charged with sex crimes have far more difficulty defending themselves in court than those charged with other crimes, or so it would seem, especially in Austin, Texas. It isn’t easy to defend yourself against a sex crime charge, even when there are circumstances surrounding the charge that would prove your innocence, or otherwise reduce the charges.
Our Austin sex crimes defense attorneys at Smith & Vinson ensure that individuals charged with such crimes have their fair day in court, like anyone else charged with a crime. It is your legal right as an American, and we ensure your rights aren’t infringed upon.
Call our Austin sex crimes defense lawyers at (512) 359-3743.
What Is a Sex Crime?
Sex crimes in Texas range from simple misdemeanors to serious felonies. Our team of sex crime defense attorneys can represent you for either, ensuring diligent representation so your life isn’t turned upside down.
Common sex crimes include:
- Possession of child pornography
- Failure to register as a sex offender
- Exploiting a minor
- Sex Trafficking
- Sexual Abuse
- Sexual Assault
- Sexual misconduct
- Child Molestation
- Indecent Exposure
- Lewd Acts with a Minor
This isn’t an inclusive list of sex crimes types. Many other acts can cause you to be charged with a sex crime. We understand that cases are not as cut and dry as they may seem from the outside. We take the time to listen to the details of the case, utilizing the information to your benefit.
How Smith & Vinson Law Firm Can Help
When charged with a sex crime, it is important that you have seasoned, Austin sex crimes defense attorneys representing you. Texas courts are known for their tough penalties for those convicted of any crime. When it is a sex crime, you must fight harder to ensure justice is served.
Our attorneys handle sex crime cases regularly. We are familiar with the laws in the state, as well as the proper way to defend you in court. Our clients are our number one priority, and we fight to defend you, regardless of the sex crime you’re charged with. In other words, we do our best to get justice for our clients.
Trusted Texas Sex Crimes Defense Attorneys
If you want Austin sex crimes defense attorneys with experience and client dedication, aggressive legal expertise, and an attorney who believes in your case, contact our firm today to schedule a consultation to discuss your case in full.
We believe you deserve your day in court, just like anyone else who’s been charged with a crime. We ensure that you have a voice in court and that you’re never fighting the battle on your own. You are not guilty until proven innocent. Our sex crime defense attorneys in Austin, TX go to bat to ensure that your case is handled with diligence and proper care.
Smith and Vinson are absolutely incredible! They go above and beyond to help their clients and have a track record of success in getting cases dismissed. Their aggressive approach and unwavering dedication make them stand out from the rest.- Linda W.
What sets this firm apart is their unwavering dedication to their clients. They listen attentively, provide clear guidance, and approach every case with the utmost diligence. Their attention to detail is truly impressive, and they leave no stone unturned.- Former Client
When in battle you need people by your side who are fierce enough to face the opposition with you. Brad and Jarod far exceeded my expectations with their passion for winning and attention to detail.- Nikki C.
After the Jury was selected, the first witness was called to the stand, and Brad and Jarrod imploded the State's case. Moments later, the case was dismissed. I couldn't be any more thankful for Smith & Vinson.- Former Client
Case Dismissed Juvenile Sex Assault
Our client, a young girl, was accused of sexually assaulting her young female cousin. Our client was a good student and was involved in a number of youth and school activities. She had a bright future ahead of her and she and her parents were understandably terrified that an accusation like this could ruin her life forever.
Case Dismissed; Charges Reduced Two Counts of Sexual Assault of a Child and Four Counts of Indecency w/ a Child
Our client was indicted on two counts of sex assault of a child and four counts of indecency with a child. Our client confessed to the offense and there was substantial physical evidence corroborating that confession. The State aggressively prosecuted this case and sought significant prison time.
Case Dismissed; Charges Reduced Two Counts of Sexual Assault of a Child
Our client was arrested after two girls he met online turned out to be underage. He was charged with four counts of sex assault of a child. The State interviewed the girls and obtained incriminating cell phone evidence, as well as evidence of drug use. The DA’s Office aggressively prosecuted this case and sought prison time.
Case Dismissed; Charges Reduced Solicitation of a Minor
Our client was a legal permanent resident with no criminal history when he was picked up for solicitation of a minor after a sting operation. He faced serious immigration consequences if convicted of a crime of this nature. In addition, the evidence against him was substantial and he was looking at prison time.
Case Dismissed; Charges Reduced Five counts of Sex Assault of a Child & Eight Counts of Indecency w/ a Child
Our client was accused of being in a relationship with an underage teen. He was charged with six counts of sexual assault of a child and eight counts of indecency with a child. The evidence was overwhelming. He thought his life was over.