Charged with Homicide?
Retain Our College Station Criminal Defense Lawyers
Homicide cases are among the most complicated and serious prosecutions.
With your life on the line, you must retain the most experienced attorney
you can find to defend your rights in court. At The Law Office of Shane
Phelps, P.C., our College Station criminal defense attorneys have
decades of experience in the field. We know the various ways the prosecution works and how they
approach cases. Our team is backed by former prosecutor Shane Phelps who
has achieved an
Avvo 10.0 Superb rating.
Schedule your free consultation
with us today.
In Texas, homicide can take several forms.
An individual may be charged with the following:
- Capital murder
- Felony murder
- Involuntary manslaughter
- Intoxication manslaughter
- Criminally negligent homicide
The punishments for these offenses range from six months in state jail
(part of the Texas Prison System) all the way to life in prison or even
death. With so much at stake, a person being investigated for or who has
been charged with homicide has everything to lose. We also help clients
in Bryan and Brazos County.
Handling Complex Charges in Bryan, TX
Homicide prosecutions are complex and can be very technical. An attorney
defending a citizen accused of such a crime must be able to deal with
medical testimony, search and seizure law, confession law, DNA evidence,
and crime scene investigation technique. It is not enough to simply be
good at these areas; an effective attorney must also have years of courtroom
experience and the ability to communicate effectively with jurors.
Our founder, Shane Phelps, prosecuted for 18 years. During those years,
he prosecuted all manner of homicide cases from negligent homicide to
death penalty cases. He is known for his courtroom ability, meticulous
preparation, legal research skills, surgical cross-examinations, and compelling
closing arguments. Furthermore, Shane Phelps is
Board Certified in Criminal Defense Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, meaning you can have expert
Contact our firm
at (979) 773-7028 or (979) 217-4035 (emergencies) today.