Violent Crimes
You Deserve the Best Defense
From misdemeanors to felonies, our criminal defense representation ensures your rights are fiercely protected. Contact us now to start building your defense: (956) 395-3314.

Brownsville Violent Crime Lawyer

Violent crimes are actions that involve force or the threat of force against individuals. They are considered severe offenses due to the physical, emotional, and psychological harm they can inflict on victims. 

For the accused, being charged with a violent crime carries severe consequences. It can lead to long-term imprisonment, hefty fines, and a permanent mark on your criminal record. Your record can affect future life opportunities in employment, housing, advanced education, and professional career licenses. They can damage your family and social relationships and can lead to deportation efforts against you if you are a noncitizen. 

In any violent crime arrest or charge, high-quality legal representation is essential. These severe cases can negatively impact you and your family for years. You may believe you have little chance of overcoming such charges, but defense strategies exist and can be used to your advantage with the help of a skilled criminal defense lawyer. 

At The Law Office of Mauricio Garcia, we recommend that you secure the advice and guidance of our Brownsville violent crime attorney as soon as possible, even before charges are filed. Even at the investigative stage, you need an attorney who can ensure that your rights are not violated and that you are treated fairly by law enforcement. 

Contact us online or at (956) 395-3314 to book a free case assessment today. Hablamos español.

Violent Crimes in Texas

Violent crimes and their penalties vary in Texas, highlighting the state's strict stance against such offenses. Examples include:

  • Assault and battery: Up to 20 years in prison, depending on the severity and the use of a weapon.
  • Robbery: Two to 20 years in prison and fines up to $10,000.
  • Aggravated robbery: Five to 99 years or life in prison and fines up to $10,000.
  • Manslaughter: Up to 20 years in prison.
  • Murder: Five to 99 years or life in prison, with potential capital punishment for capital murder.
  • Kidnapping: Two to 20 years in prison, with enhanced penalties for aggravating circumstances.
  • Sexual assault: Two to 20 years in prison and may include mandatory registration as a sex offender.
  • Arson: Two to 20 years in prison, with possible enhancements if the fire leads to bodily injury or death.
  • Domestic violence: Penalties vary based on the offense's severity, from mandatory classes and probation to 2 to 20 years in prison for repeat offenders or severe cases.

Facing accusations of violent crimes requires the skills and knowledge of an experienced criminal defense lawyer. Such legal representation is critical for navigating the complexities of the legal system and ensuring the protection of your rights throughout the process.

Understanding the Consequences of Violent Crimes

Violent crimes carry severe penalties, including lengthy prison sentences, hefty fines, and a permanent criminal record. It's crucial to understand the potential consequences of being convicted of a violent crime and the impact it can have on your future.

Some of the consequences of violent crime convictions include:

  • Difficulty finding employment
  • Limited housing options
  • Loss of certain civil rights
  • Negative impact on immigration status
  • Social stigma and reputation damage

Our experienced Brownsville violent crime defense attorneys are dedicated to protecting your rights and minimizing the consequences of criminal charges. We will work tirelessly to build a strong defense strategy tailored to your unique situation and fight for the best possible outcome in your case.

Understanding the Legal Process for Violent Crime Cases

Dealing with a violent crime charge can be overwhelming and confusing. It is essential to understand the legal process and what to expect as your case progresses. Our experienced attorneys at The Law Office of Mauricio Garcia can guide you through each step of the legal process, ensuring that your rights are protected and advocating for the best possible outcome for your case.

Key aspects of the legal process for violent crime cases include:

  • Arrest and Booking
  • Arraignment and Plea Bargaining
  • Pretrial Motions and Hearings
  • Trial and Sentencing
  • Appeals and Post-Conviction Relief

By understanding the legal process, you can make informed decisions about your case and work collaboratively with your attorney to build a strong defense strategy. today to schedule a free consultation and learn more about how we can help you navigate the legal system.

The Advantages of Choosing The Law Office of Mauricio Garcia

Working with our firm offers numerous benefits. Attorney Garcia is well-versed in Texas criminal law and has years of experience defending clients against accusations of violent crime. We tailor our defense strategies to suit your circumstances and the evidence of your case, providing a vigorous defense after careful investigation and analysis.

Our firm is dedicated to advocating for your rights and freedoms. We work hard to achieve the most favorable outcome, whether that's a case dismissal, reduced charges, or acquittal. If you are one of our clients, we offer a supportive, non-judgmental environment and close attorney-client communication. 

Facing a violent crime charge can be overwhelming; our Brownsville violent crime defense lawyer can guide you through every step, fighting for your rights and future.

Request your free case assessment by emailing us online or calling (956) 395-3314

Advocating for Your Rights
Let us stand by your side and guide you through the legal process. Call now: (956) 395-3314.
The Right Firm Makes a Difference

Why Choose The Law Office of Mauricio Garcia?

  • Client-Centered Representation
    While many firms delegate cases to legal assistants, we guarantee direct communication with an attorney regarding your case.
  • Federal Court Experience
    With a former judicial law clerk, we bring invaluable insight into federal court proceedings.
  • Local Roots
    Born and raised in Brownsville, TX, we serve our community in both English and Spanish.
  • Proven Excellence
    Our recognitions from Super Lawyers and the National Trial Lawyers affirm our unwavering dedication to legal excellence.
  • Free Consultations Available
    Get started today with a confidential consultation with a member of our team.
  • Affordable Legal Help
    We offer flexible payment plans, ensuring that financial constraints never obstruct your access to justice.
Real Stories From Real People

Client Testimonials

At The Law Office of Mauricio Garcia, your satisfaction is our priority! See for yourself what our clients have to say about working with us.

    "I highly recommend the Law Office of Mauricio Garcia PLLC for your legal needs."
    Mr. Garcia is an excellent attorney. He is kind, polite & respectful. He worked hard on my case & was able to get it dismissed. Mauricio was always available to answer any of my questions or concerns.
    - Mae G.
    "The best!"
    I appreciate the hard work that he has done for me, I didn’t knew I could get my case dismissed, and he did. I was worried but he gave me a motivation to keep going.
    - Janie J.
    "Highly recommend!"
    He was awesome, answered all my questions with a calmness and professionalism that gave me ease every single time. I am beyond grateful for all the work he did for me.
    - Emma S.
    "Thank you Mauricio!"
    Mauricio was very professional and kind with the consultation. We could tell that he is a genuine person and wants the best for his clients. Extra recognition for checking in on us. He seems to be one of the best in the area, no doubt.
    - Derek R.
  • Super Lawyers
  • NTL
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Texas Bar College
The Law Office of Mauricio Garcia

Contact Us Today

At The Law Office of Mauricio Garcia, we're always ready to take your calls! Give us a call or fill out the form below to contact one of our team members.

  • Please enter your first name.
  • Please enter your last name.
  • Please enter your phone number.
    This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.
  • By submitting, you agree to be contacted about your request & other information using automated technology. Message frequency varies. Msg & data rates may apply. Text STOP to cancel. Acceptable Use Policy