The Only Ally You Need When Faced with Criminal Charges

Houston Violent Crime Attorney

Proven Experience & Excellence in Violent Crime Defense

Violent crimes typically involve force, threats, and often bodily injury. Due to the nature of these offenses, prosecutors and judges spare no effort in attempting to put allegedly violent offenders behind bars. With the severe penalties imposed for violent criminal offense under Texas law to consider as well, it is easy to see why you need immediate legal counsel in the face of allegations or an arrest for this type of crime.

If you want to ensure the full protection of your constitutional rights in the face of violent crime charges, now is the time to put Cogdell Law Firm on your side. We are well-known for our courtroom skill and our willingness to go to bat for our clients no matter the odds. Our numerous “not guilty” verdicts and dismissals in misdemeanor and felony violent crime cases speak for themselves.

Are you ready to put our Houston violent crime lawyers in your corner as you face the fight of your life? Call (713) 426-2244.

Violent Crime Charges & Penalties in Texas

In Texas, if you are convicted of a violent crime you can expect to face prison time, fines, and in some circumstances the death penalty. You can face other adverse repercussions that include limited employment and educational opportunities as well as loss of voting rights. Additionally, you can lose your professional licenses and you will not be allowed to own or possess a firearm.

At Cogdell Law Firm, we take on a wide range of violent crime cases, including:

  • Aggravated assault;
  • Armed robbery;
  • Arson;
  • Battery;
  • Carjacking;
  • Child abuse;
  • Domestic violence;
  • Gang crimes;
  • Home invasion;
  • Kidnapping;
  • Manslaughter;
  • Murder;
  • Simple assault; and
  • Weapons charges.

Serving Harris County Since 1988

When you come to our firm with a violent crime case, our Houston violent crime attorneys will examine all of the evidence against you and see if any testimony or evidence is inadmissible or was illegally obtained. We know how much a conviction can affect your future and we will not rest until we have done everything possible to get your case dismissed, to establish your innocence, or get your charges reduced.

Arrested for a violent crime? For the zealous legal representation you deserve, call our Houston violent crime lawyer at (713) 426-2244.

Why Choose Us?

Untouchable When Fighting for You

What Our Past Clients Have to Say
  • “Dan was/is consistently professional, informative and 100% honest.”


  • “Until, Dan Cogdell, I didn't think Lawyers actual care about their clients but I was dead wrong.”


  • “Dan Cogdell definitely lives up to his firm's motto of "When Results Matter Most"”

    Former Client

  • “Dan saved my life.”

    Former Client

  • “I can honestly say, you were significantly superior.”

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  • “Dan always provided us a sense of comfort and confidence, knowing that he had the knowledge needed to process through.”

    Former Client

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  • “Honesty, dedication, integrity and the willingness to stand behind your client at all times”

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  • “It was unbelievably reassuring the reception Mr. Cogdell gets when entering the court room. I knew I was in good hands.”

    Former Client

  • “I was very impressed with your great presentations and the attention to details”

    S. B.

  • “Dan is consistently professional, informative and 100% honest.”

    DHS Criminal Defense Client

  • “His knowledge of the legal system and responsiveness to my case took away any anxiety that I had.”


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