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Georgetown Violent Crime Defense Lawyers

Accused of a Violent Crime in Texas? We Can Help.

Violent crimes are those that involve the use of force or the threat or attempt of force against another person. These crimes are considered especially heinous because they create a substantial risk of harm to others. Because of this, violent crimes are heavily punished in the state of Texas, and those convicted will have a difficult time finding jobs, housing, and other opportunities after their convictions. If you are facing charges for a violent crime in Georgetown, you will need a strong criminal defense attorney to fight for you.

At Smith & Vinson Law Firm, our Georgetown violent crime defense lawyers have a proven track record of success. Partner Jarrod Smith is a former prosecutor who is familiar with both sides of criminal proceedings. We understand that these charges are life-altering, and that you are probably scared or worried about what will happen to you or your loved ones if you are convicted. We are prepared to use every tool at our disposal to fight for your rights, and we will not stop until we give you the best opportunity at the future you deserve.

Call our Georgetown violent crime attorneys at (512) 359-3743 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation. We're available 24/7!

Understanding Violent Crimes under Texas Law

In the state of Texas, violent crimes are serious offenses that involve force or the threat of force. These crimes may involve weapons, physical harm, or even the potential for harm. Because of the severe nature of these offenses, Texas law is strict, and a conviction can have significant repercussions on your life.

Violent crimes under Texas law range in severity and can include offenses such as:

These are just a few examples of violent crimes. Each carries its own set of penalties, which can vary based on the specific circumstances of the case.

The Impact of a Violent Crime Conviction

The consequences of a violent crime conviction in Texas can extend far beyond legal penalties. These can include imprisonment, fines, probation, and mandatory participation in intervention programs.

Moreover, a conviction can affect your personal and professional life long after your sentence is served. You may face difficulty in finding employment, securing housing, or even in personal relationships. These life-altering ramifications highlight the importance of having a robust defense when charged with a violent crime.

The Difference a Skilled Attorney Can Make

At Smith & Vinson Law Firm, we understand the gravity of violent crime charges. That's why our firm takes a bold approach to every case we handle. Whether it’s working to reduce charges, seeking a lesser sentence, or striving for a dismissal or acquittal, our goal is to secure the best possible outcome for you. We passionately believe in your right to a fair trial and will do everything in our power to mitigate the potential consequences you face.

Facing a violent crime charge is a serious matter. At Smith & Vinson Law Firm, we are committed to offering comprehensive, effective, and aggressive defense strategies to clients in Georgetown and the surrounding communities in Texas.

Remember, a charge is not a conviction. You have the right to legal representation and the right to fight the charges against you. Don't let a violent crime charge define your future. Reach out to Smith & Vinson Law Firm today and let us provide you with the legal support and representation you deserve.

Contact our Georgetown violent crime defense lawyers today.

Our Client Reviews

Earning Our Reputation by Protecting Yours
  • 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

    A Proven Track Record

    Check Out Our Recent Case Results
    • Case Dismissed Assault Family Violence

      During a dispute with her boyfriend, our client threw a brass statue against a wall, which ended up bouncing and hitting him. He called the police and our client was arrested for Assault Family Violence.

    • Not Guilty 2nd DWI

      Our client was pulled over for a traffic violation. Officer smelled alcohol, client admitted to consuming a few drinks. Officer also noted slurred speech and bloodshot eyes. Client performed the SFST’s (roadside tests). Officer said he failed all 3, eye test, walk and turn and one-leg stand. Officer placed client under arrest and asked him for a sample of breath and/or blood. Client refused. Officer did not get a blood warrant.

    • 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.

    • Case Dismissed Theft

      Our client was allegedly caught shoplifting at an HEB. She had no prior arrest history, so we worked with her on proactively taking classes, which were used to her advantage during our negotiations. The client accepted a deferred adjudication on the shoplifting offense, which was ultimately dismissed.

    • Cases Dismissed Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon and Misdemeanor Assault With Bodily Injury

      Our client was accused of attacking another man on two separate occasions, once with his hands and once with a knife in our client’s home. Our client had told the man to stay away from his family because the man had made romantic advances toward his wife, but the man persisted. Our client was charged with both misdemeanor Assault and Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.

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