A Federal Crime Defense Attorney Serving San Antonio For 19 Years
Federal charges are even more serious than state crimes. State crimes involve criminal activity that break Texas laws. Federal crimes involve criminal activity that breaks a national law. As a result, the penalties for a federal conviction usually involve prison time.
If you have been charged with a federal offense, you need Román Law Office. Since 2004, founding attorney Armando J. Román has stood up for the rights of people accused of federal crimes. As a longtime resident of San Antonio, he is deeply committed to protecting the rights of his fellow community members.
The Defense Knowledge To Protect Your Future
With 19 years of experience, Armando has helped hundreds of people get their charged dropped or reduced, get lower sentences or get acquittals at trial. Just a few of the many federal crimes he has successfully defended clients from include:
- Drug trafficking
- White collar crimes
- Human trafficking, including alien smuggling
- International criminal activity
When something as important as your future is at stake, it is not enough to work with a public defender or hope that the charges will resolve themselves somehow. It is crucial that you hire a lawyer who has a reputation for getting good results. Armando explores every possible defense strategy such as entrapment, selective prosecution or violation of your constitutional rights.
What Not To Do If Charged With A Federal Crime
The moment you believe you are under suspicion for criminal activity, you need to contact a criminal defense lawyer in San Antonio. The police will try to trick you into giving them information – do not fall for it. They want to get you to say something incriminating. Tell them you invoke your Fifth Amendment right not to speak to them until you have an attorney.