Criminal Defense Lawyer Rockwall TX

Patrick Short defends the rights of people who have been charged with a criminal wrongdoing or are being investigated by the police or other law enforcement. Board certified in criminal law and trial advocacy, Patrick can handle any felony or misdemeanor charge—and he knows how to resolve a case without going to trial.

Law Firm of Patrick Short guides you through the criminal justice process and zealously defends your rights. As the criminal defense lawyer Rockwall TX trusts, Patrick understands the fear and uncertainty of being charged with a criminal offense; your freedom is at stake, as well as your reputation, family, and ability to earn a living. When your life or personal freedom hangs in the judicial balance, you need an experienced criminal defense attorney to protect your constitutional rights and personal freedom.

Common Types of State and Federal Felonies and Misdemeanors:

  • Assault
  • Sexual Assault
  • Aggravated Assault or Aggravated Sexual Assault
  • Intoxication Offenses
  • DUI
  • DWI
  • Theft
  • Theft of Service
  • Fraud
  • Sexting and Texting Offenses
  • Pornography Offenses
  • Offenses
  • Murder
  • Attempted Murder
  • Intoxication Manslaughter
  • Criminal Negligent Homicide
  • Indecency with a Child
  • Elder Abuse
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance
  • Delivery of a Controlled Substance
  • Manufacturing of a Controlled Substance
  • Penalty Group 1,2,3,4 Drug Offenses
  • ALR Hearings
  • Family Violence

For more information about the criminal law process, please see the criminal law FAQs page.

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