Houston Criminal Defense Attorney
Defense Against Criminal Charges in Houston, TX
If you are facing criminal charges, your choice of an attorney is a very important decision if you are hoping to avoid a conviction. Not all Houston criminal defense lawyers are equal in talent and in the manner in which they address your case. At Jim Medley & Associates, P.C., the attorney has extensive trial experience and has been nominated as one of Houston's Top Lawyers three straight years in a row. Jim is not only a former professor of criminal justice, he has also trained law enforcement in law and field sobriety testing, as he also holds a Master's degree in Forensic Toxicology. These exceptional credentials are of great value if you are facing any type of criminal charge, from a
DWI through to the most serious and violent felony offenses.
Enlist the Help of Aggressive Representation
When you need to know that you are represented by a high-quality, aggressive defense lawyer, you should look to contact the firm to review your case. In many criminal charges, early involvement of a professional could lead to a much more favorable outcome, including the possibility of a dismissed charge. It is vital that you exercise your right to remain silent and do not answer any questions from law enforcement or any criminal investigation team, state or federal, until you have legal protection from a qualified Houston criminal defense attorney from our firm. A defense against any charges should be initiated at once, either immediately after your arrest or when you become aware that you are under investigation.
The firm represents individuals facing all types of criminal charges, from DWI, either misdemeanor or felony, leaving the scene of an accident, license suspension issues and
FSRA charges. If you are accused of
theft crime or
drug crime, your future freedom is at stake. Taking action is imperative, and the firm can help. Those who are seeking an
expungement can get the assistance necessary to clear your criminal record so you can move forward without the fear of an earlier conviction affecting your employment or any other area of your life. The firm also represents those accused of serious
traffic offenses, all
violent crimes, weapons and
firearms violations, and
white collar crimes.
A suspended license issue may cause significant changes to your lifestyle by revoking your ability to drive. Texas is well known for having endless regulations in regards to driving, and figuring out what to do can be difficult. The firm understands that every driver makes mistakes, but you are always entitled to a full understanding of your rights. Some of the major reasons for suspensions include drug offenses, driving under the influence, excessive moving violations, driving without insurance, as well as other driving-related violations. Depending on the reason for your license suspension, you may be eligible for an identification card that will allow you to drive to and from work. The firm's ability to help you restore your license is invaluable during this time in your life.
Arrested? Contact Jim Medley & Associates today!
Those who are serious about obtaining help from a top-quality defense attorney should contact the firm at once. An associate from the firm will immediately review the evidence that led to your arrest to determine the best strategy to employ in defending against your charges. A careful and painstaking analysis of all the evidence, including witness statements, police reports, forensic evidence, lab reports and other evidence can frequently identify errors, flaws and other opportunities for your defense. Any rights violations, such as illegal search and seizure, or a failure to have probable cause must be addressed at once with a court challenge to suppress any illegally obtained evidence.
With the experience and knowledge you need, the firm is ready to act on your behalf. The team's insightful and creative approach to tough cases has led to an impressive court record of proven success. You are urged to contact a Houston criminal defense lawyer from Jim Medley & Associates at once so that an aggressive defense can be initiated for your case today. We will need all of the time that we can get to build a solid defense against the charges that you are facing, whether it be a probation violation or a drug possession offense, so do not wait any longer to obtain the help that you will need. Our firm is passionate about defending the rights of the individuals that seek our assistance, so you can rest assured that we will do whatever we can to help you avoid the maximum penalties of a conviction.
Being arrested and accused of committing a criminal offense does not mean that you have been found guilty, so consult a knowledgeable attorney from our firm as soon as possible. By reviewing the facts of your case, including the circumstances of your arrest, with a legal professional from Jim Medley & Associates, P.C., we may be able to get the charges against you reduced or even dismissed. Contact us to get the process started!