Austin Criminal Defense Attorneys

Austin Criminal Lawyer

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State and Federal Criminal Defense Attorneys

The criminal defense attorneys at the Law Office of E. G. "Gerry" Morris have been recognized by their peers for the quality representation that they provide to their clients pre-indictment, at trial, and on appeal.

  • Firm rated "A-V" by the Martindale-Hubbell legal directory ("pre-eminently qualified")
  • Attorney Gerry Morris designated Criminal Law Specialist by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
  • Listed in the publication Best Lawyers in America
  • Named by Texas Monthly Magazine as one of Texas’ Super Lawyers in the area of criminal defense.
Members of the firm also have extensive experience in representing individuals who have been subpoenaed before grand juries or otherwise involved in criminal investigations. That experience includes but is not limited to defense of the following types of criminal charges:

White Collar Offenses

Bank Fraud
Wire & Mail Fraud
Health Care Fraud
Environmental Offenses
Federal Taxation Offenses
Federal Contractor Fraud
Insurance Fraud
Computer Related Crimes

Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs


Other Federal Offenses

Weapons & Firearms Offenses
Bank Robbery and Assault

White Collar Offenses

Environmental Offenses
Fuel Taxation
Insurance Fraud
Insurance Fraud

Other State Offenses

Drug Offenses
Vehicular Homicide
Sexual Offenses
Computer Related Crimes
Family Violence

Registered Sex Offenders
Can Now Seek Deregistration in Texas

We also handle matters associated with criminal charges and arrests such as expunction of criminal records, petitions for nondisclosure of completed deferred adjudications, petitions to seal juvenile matters and restricted (occupational) driver's licenses.

Our firm is dedicated to providing quality legal representation. When necessary our defense team includes experienced experts from other fields such as:

  • Medical Doctors
  • Psychologists and Psychiatrists
  • Forensic Accountants
  • Accident Reconstruction Experts
  • Investigators

We are also dedicated to providing personalized service to our clientele to aid them in coping with the stressful and traumatic experience of a criminal accusation. We endeavor to:

  • Be accessible to our clients to answer their questions about their case
  • Keep our clients informed about the status of their legal matter
  • Explain the legal process and tell them how they can expect their case to proceed
  • Explain our client’s options to them fully and assist them in making the correct choices.

It’s important to contact us as soon as you or your company has an indication that a criminal investigation is underway. We have extensive experience in dealing with the FBI, DEA, ATF, Secret Service, U.S. Customs and other federal law enforcement agencies as well as all types of state law enforcement agencies. Legal representation can benefit you from the first contact you have with law enforcement.