Texas Criminal Defense Attorneys

Bain, Files, Jarrett & Harrison Bringing Resolution to Serious Criminal Charges

Criminal convictions can carry lifelong consequences. If you are convicted of a felony in Texas, you could lose your right to keep firearms and to even go hunting. If you are convicted of a sex crime, you could become a registered sex offender for the rest of your life. Any conviction for a serious crime will become a part of your permanent record and could prevent you from seeking certain employment.

Our firm has extensive experience defending the rights of people arrested and accused of criminal offenses. We handle all types of misdemeanor and felony offenses, including:

Your Criminal Defense Team

Buck Files is one of the best known criminal defense lawyers in Texas. Mr. Files was named 2004 Criminal Defense Lawyer of the Year by the Criminal Defense section of the State Bar of Texas, a statewide honor. Mr. Files is board certified in criminal law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Prior to joining the firm, Brett Harrison, a board certified specialist in criminal law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, was a Smith County District Attorney for nine years, two of those as First Assistant Criminal District Attorney, where he prosecuted hundreds of cases, including capital murder cases. Understanding how the prosecution thinks and acts in a criminal case helps Mr. Harrison plan a more effective defense.

Jennifer Garrett Deen is board certified in Juvenile Law. Only 56 lawyers in Texas have met the stringent guidelines of competency and experienced to be board certified in juvenile law.

Two of our criminal defense paralegals are certified by the National Association of Legal Assistants and one is also certified by the National Association of Legal Secretaries. Our investigator, a former Department of Public Safety Trooper, will go beyond the police report to find out underlying facts to support your case.

For more information about our qualifications, please see our attorney profiles.

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Contact the criminal defense lawyers of Bain, Files, Jarrett & Harrison

Our criminal defense lawyers serve clients in east Texas, including Beaumont, Tyler, Longview, Marshall, Canton, Palestine, Plano, Athens, Quitman, Henderson, Rusk, Jacksonville, Nacogdoches, Lufkin, Sherman, Texarkana, Smith County, and Gregg County.

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