Arrested for Manslaughter in Texas?

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Manslaughter in Texas is defined as a crime committed when someone “recklessly causes the death of an individual.” These types of offenses are severe in nature, and can result in serious and life-altering penalties. If you’ve been arrested for manslaughter, the time to take legal action is now. At Alex R. Hernandez, Jr. PLLC, we can take swift action to begin building the best possible case on your behalf.

Attorney Hernandez is a member of the Texas Trial Association, the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and maintains a Superb 10.0 Avvo Rating. As our client, you can trust in our reputation of securing excellent results for those who choose to hire our legal services.

Begin discussing your legal option today by calling The Law Offices of Alex R. Hernandez, Jr. PLLC at (888) 907-8994.

Penalties of Manslaughter in Texas

Texas manslaughter combines involuntary and voluntary manslaughter into one single charge, with enhanced penalties depending on the nature and circumstance of the offense. The state charges manslaughter as a second-degree felony. During such difficult and overwhelming times, it’s imperative that you call our firm as soon as possible – we will work tirelessly to thoroughly and meticulously investigate the allegations brought against you.

Penalties of manslaughter can include:

  • Up to 20 years in state prison
  • Up to $10,000 in fines

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Our Texas criminal defense attorneys are backed by the experience required to help you successfully navigate through the justice system. Our firm offers sound legal advice for nearly every criminal matters, and we take the time to get to know your story, your concerns, and your goals. Above all else, our mission is to uphold our duty in representing you with the best possible defense.

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