Retain Our College Station & Bryan 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 Shane Phelps Law, our violent crime defense attorneys serving College Station and Bryan, TX, have decades of experience in the field. We know the various ways the prosecution works and how they approach cases. Our criminal defense team is backed by former prosecutor Shane Phelps who has achieved an Avvo 10.0 Superb rating.
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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 College Station & Bryan, TX
Homicide prosecutions are complex and can be very technical. A criminal defense 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 representation.
Although this may be an overwhelming time in your life, you do not have to work through matters on your own. We are here to ensure your voice is heard through the criminal justice system, and to provide you with the personalized attention you deserve from start to finish.
Both Charges Dismissed 2 Counts of Aggravated Assault
Dismissed Aggravated Assault w/Deadly Weapon (2nd Degree)
Reduced to Class A Misdemeanor Assault Aggravated Assault w/Deadly Weapon/Bottle (2nd Degree)
No Billed by Grand Jury Aggravated Assault w/Deadly Weapon/Bottle (2nd Degree)
Refused After Our Investigation Aggravated Assault w/Deadly Weapon/firearm (2nd Degree)