East Texas Homicide Defense Lawyers
Defending your rights against murder and manslaughter charges in East Texas
Homicide charges are some of the most serious criminal charges you can receive. The penalties are likely to include a lengthy prison sentence and, in the most egregious cases, the death penalty may be sought.
Most often, homicide and other violent crimes happen in an instant. There may be little or no opportunity for reflection before someone has been seriously injured or killed. In an instant, your course of life can be altered.
At Files Harrison & Millslagle, P.C., our Tyler murder and homicide defense attorneys understand the severity of the consequences you face and are dedicated to providing you with a defense that can secure the best possible resolution to your case. Attorneys F. R. “Buck” Files, Jr., and J. Brett Harrison are both former First Assistant District Attorneys in Smith County. And attorney Jennifer Garrett Deen is a former Smith County Assistant District Attorney. This experience gives our firm an insider’s perspective on the tactics, strategies and goals of the prosecution.
Our criminal defense attorneys have earned a great degree of recognition for the exceptional representation they provide. Attorneys F. R. “Buck” Files, Jr. and J. Brett Harrison are both Board Certified in Criminal Law the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Attorney Jennifer Garrett Deen is Board Certified in Juvenile Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Attorneys Buck Files and Brett Harrison are also Board Certified in Criminal Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. These certifications are only given to a very small percentage of attorneys who have acquired sufficient experience, skill and reputation among their peers for excellence in advocacy.
Our firm offers its exceptional defense counsel on such charges as: Capital murder, murder, manslaughter, intoxicated manslaughter, and criminally negligent homicide.
A number of criminally negligent homicide charges are based on traffic accidents. We are experienced at working with our client’s employer or insurer in providing a defense on these issues.
For experienced and highly skilled representation that can help you secure the best possible resolution to your case, turn to Files Harrison & Millslagle, P.C. with Board Certified Criminal Specialists and decades of experience, we can help you. If you need information about any criminal law matter, call 903-730-6287, toll free at 888-250-2634 or simply contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation with one of our lawyers. We accept credit cards for our clients’ convenience. Members of our staff are bi-lingual and assist our attorneys with our Spanish speaking clients. Se habla español.