Facing charges for a criminal offense in Fort Bend County can be a frightening and stressful experience. A good attorney is what makes a difference.
Navigating the Texas legal system can be an intimidating prospect and one you should not undertake alone. Hiring an experienced Fort Bend County Lawyer specializing in criminal defense allows you to not only protect your rights but also reduce the emotional and financial stress of a pending criminal trial.
Attorney Lee D. Cox specializes in defending individuals charged with a wide range of misdemeanor and felony offenses in the Fort Bend County area. As a former prosecutor, he understands how criminal procedure works in Texas and what is required to mount a successful defense. He can provide the expert legal representation you need to fight a criminal charge for:
If you have been arrested for any of these crimes, you should contact an experienced Texas criminal defense attorney immediately. Never submit to police questioning without an attorney present. You have a constitutional right to have an attorney and police must inform you of this when you are arrested. Request to speak with your Fort Bend County criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible to protect your rights and avoid the possibility of an unjust prosecution.
Being accused of a crime can make it difficult to simply maintain your day-to-day life and a criminal conviction can have even more serious, long-lasting implications.
Depending on the nature of your conviction, you may face difficulty finding employment or the threat of termination by your current employer.
Juveniles with criminal records may have trouble gaining admittance into college, as well as securing scholarships, grants, and student loans.
Certain convictions may result in a loss of additional privileges, such as obtaining a driver's license or a firearm license in the state of Texas.
These are just a few examples and additional repercussions may apply if you are convicted. While being accused of a crime can impose difficulties on your day-to-day life, a conviction will result in even more serious, long-lasting implications.
I began my career with the District Attorney's office and have been in private practice focusing on criminal defense in Fort Bend and surrounding counties since 2002.
Enlisting the aid of a skilled attorney to handle your case
ensures that you have an advocate for your best interests.
Attorney Lee D. Cox will work hard to get the charges against you reduced or eliminated. He will investigate every detail of your case in order to determine how best to defend you against the charges.
In situations where the evidence will likely support a conviction, Lee will work with prosecutors to negotiate a reduced sentence and/or alternatives to jail time so that you can get your life back on track as quickly as possible.
Lee D. Cox is committed to pursuing the truth for every criminal defendant in order to ensure that justice is served appropriately. The prosecutor in your case is going to be aggressive in attempting to prove the charges against you.
That is why you need a criminal defense attorney who is going to be equally aggressive in defending your rights. If you have been arrested for any of these crimes, you need to contact Lee D. Cox today at 281-762-7345 to schedule your free initial case evaluation.
Feel free to contact us at any time.