Beaumont, TX Criminal Defense Attorneys
Accused or Arrested? Shelander Law Offices Can Help.
A criminal defense attorney has a duty to protect his or her client’s constitutional rights. No matter what the crime, every American has the right to certain protections, including the right to not incriminate yourself and the right to hire professional legal help.
With this assistance on your side, you can rest assured that we will do everything possible to reach a favorable outcome in your case. From thoroughly investigating the circumstances to making sure all police procedures were followed during your arrest, Shelander Law Offices offers our clients representation backed by years of knowledge and experience.
Contact our criminal defense firm today!
Types of Criminal Cases We Handle
We handle the following criminal cases in Beaumont, TX:
- Burglary and theft
- Drug offenses (possession and/or distribution)
- Sex crimes
- Forgery and fraud
- Theft and shoplifting
- Probation revocation
- Domestic violence
- Weapons and firearm charges
- White collar crimes
- Immediate jail release assistance
- DWI or DUI
What’s the Difference between Felonies & Misdemeanors?
The terms “felony” and “misdemeanor” refer to the seriousness of a criminal offense. In general, whether a crime is classified as a misdemeanor or a felony will determine how harshly you are punished. Being convicted of a misdemeanor can be punished by up to a year in jail.
Felonies, on the other hand, are very severe. They include murder charges, assault, and burglary, and punishments can range from time in high security prisons to the death penalty. whether you are facing a felony or misdemeanor charge, it is important that you seek immediate legal help.
Call (409) 204-0895 to Schedule Your Free Consultation
If you are facing a criminal charge, it is important that you seek representation from a criminal defense attorney as soon as you are arrested or when you learn of an accusation against you. It is never recommended that you represent yourself as criminal cases can be complex and often require an in-depth knowledge of the law.
Contact our Beaumont criminal defense lawyers today at (409) 204-0895 to schedule your free phone consultation.
Mel W. Shelander