Texas Arson Attorney
Arrested? Put Our Trusted Firm on Your Side Today
Texas law defines arson as the intentional act of starting a fire or explosion
that damages or destroys property. This type of offense is charged as
a felony and can result in serious penalties, including heavy fines and
possible jail time. If you’ve been arrested or are being investigated
for arson, you should not hesitate to secure representation from The Law
Offices of Alex R. Hernandez, Jr. PLLC.
At our firm, we offer sophisticated counsel for virtually every criminal
matter. As our client, you’ll receive legal guidance and assistance
from lawyers who take the time to listen to your issues and craft personalized
defense strategies to meet your needs. When your rights and liberties
are hanging in the balance, your choice in representation matters.
Call The Law Offices of Alex R. Hernandez, Jr. PLLC at (888) 907-8994 to begin discussing your legal options.
Penalties for Arson in Texas
It’s important to note that in the state of Texas a person can still
be charged with arson even if they started a fire that burned without
causing any damage – so long as the prosecution can prove that the
crime was committed with intent. At our firm, we work tirelessly to thoroughly
investigate your case and argue the evidence that is presented against you.
Depending on the circumstances of the offense, penalties for arson can include:
Arson with property damage: Charged as a 2nd degree felony and can result in up to 20 years in prison and $10,000 in fines
Arson with injuries: If the injuries were recklessly caused, the offense is a state jail felony
and can result in up to 2 years in jail
Arson ending in death: Charged as 1st degree felony, can result in life in prison and up to $10,000 in fines
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a serious criminal matter. At our firm, you can be confident that our
Texas criminal defense attorneys are highly skilled and qualified to offer
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