Areas of Practice

Criminal Case Type Categories

CAPITAL MURDER

An offense under Penal Code Section 19.03 (Capital Murder)


MURDER

An offense under Penal Code Section 19.02 (Murder).


ASSAULT OR ATTEMPTED MURDER

A felony offense under Penal Code Section 22.01 (Assault) or 22.04 (Injury to a Child, Elderly Individual, or Disabled Individual); an offense under Section 22.02 (Aggravated Assault); or an offense of attempt (as defined in Section 15.01) to commit: Murder (19.02) or Capital Murder (19.03).


SEXUAL ASSAULT OF AN ADULT

An offense under Penal Code Section 22.011 (Sexual Assault) or 22.021 (Aggravated Sexual Assault) where the victim is an adult (17 years or older).


INDECENCY OR SEXUAL ASSAULT OF A CHILD

An offense under Penal Code Section 22.011 (Sexual Assault) or 22.021 (Aggravated Sexual Assault) where the victim is a child (younger than 17 years); an offense under Section 21.11 (Indecency with a Child); or an offense under Section 21.12 (Improper Relationship between Educator and Student).


AGGRAVATED ROBBERY

An offense under Penal Code Section 29.02 (Robbery) or 29.03 (Aggravated Robbery)


BURGLARY

A felony offense under Penal Code Section 30.02 (Burglary) or 30.04 (Burglary of Vehicles).


THEFT

A felony offense under Penal Code Section 31.03 (Theft) or 31.04 (Theft of Service), except when the property involved is a motor vehicle; an offense under Section 31.05 (Theft of Trade Secrets); or an offense under Section 32.31 (Credit Card Abuse or Debit Card Abuse).


AUTOMOBILE THEFT

A felony offense under Penal Code Section 31.03 (Theft) if the property involved is a motor vehicle, or an offense under Section 31.07 (Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle).


ARSON

An offense under Penal Code Section 28.02 (Arson).

DRUG SALE OR MANUFACTURE

A felony offense under the Texas Controlled Substances Act (Ch. 481, Health and Safety Code) or the Texas Dangerous Drugs Act (Ch. 483, Health and Safety Code) for the manufacture, delivery, sale, or possession with intent to deliver or sell a drug or controlled substance.


DRUG POSSESSION

A felony offense for possession under the Texas Controlled Substances Act (Ch. 481, Health and Safety Code) or the Texas Dangerous Drugs Act (Ch. 483, Health and Safety Code), other than possession with intent to deliver or sell.


FELONY D.W.I.

A felony offense under Section 49.09, Penal Code.


OTHER FELONY

A felony offense not clearly identifiable as belonging in one of the preceding categories, including cases previously categorized as forgery.


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The court deferred adjudication of my guilt and placed me on probation and my probation has since been terminated. Is this record available to potential employers, etc?

Yes, the District Clerk will always have a record of the action taken on your case, even in instances of deferred adjudication. Article 42.12, section 5 (f), Code of Criminal Procedure specifically states that a record in the custody of the District Clerk regarding a case in which a person is granted deferred adjudication is not confidential.

Areas of Practice

  • Aggravated Assault
  • All Criminal Cases
  • Assault
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Cases
  • Drugs Crimes
  • DWI
  • Medicare Fraud
  • Mortgage Fraud
  • Murder/Manslaughter
  • Prostitution
  • Sexual Assaults
  • State & Federal Cases
  • Theft
  • Unlawful Carrying Weapon