Criminal Defense Lawyer Serving Galveston County
When under investigation or arrested and charged with a crime, it is vital to contact a knowledgeable criminal defense lawyer right away. By getting an attorney involved early on, it may even be possible to prevent authorities from charging you in the first place. Even if you have already been arrested and charged, there are many actions that can be taken to protect your rights.
At the law firm of Sears Bennett Gerdes LLP, lawyer Joel H. Bennett represents individuals for the Galveston area facing misdemeanor and felony charges. Whether the charges involve shoplifting or aggravated assault, we will be there to defend you. To discuss your criminal defense needs, call our law office today at 281-407-6980.
Former Prosecutor Fighting For Your Rights
As a former prosecutor, defense attorney Joel H. Bennett knows criminal law from both sides. He knows what defense strategies are likely to work in a given situation. He knows the strategies the prosecutors do not want to face.
Mr. Bennett is certified in Texas state and federal courts and can defend you regarding every aspect of your criminal case, including pretrial hearings, trial and criminal appeals. He defends clients against a broad range of criminal charges, including:
- Drug crimes
- Domestic violence
- White collar crimes
- Theft and shoplifting
- Juvenile crimes
- Probation violations
Mr. Bennett provides vigorous criminal defense representation for adults and juveniles across Galveston, League City, Houston and surrounding areas. Do not delay the decision to speak with a lawyer, as this could limit your options for defense.