Bexar County Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense Attorney in Bexar County 

Facing Charges? Call Our Firm for High-Quality Representation

At The Law Offices of David C. Hardaway, we understand that navigating the legal system can be overwhelming for many of our clients. That's why our Bexar County criminal defense lawyers strive to make the process straightforward. We deal with complex legal concepts, but we can communicate these in a way that is easy to understand. 

We believe that informed clients make better decisions. That's why we make sure to keep our clients up-to-date at every stage of their case. Facing charges can be extremely stressful, but we work hard to alleviate that stress as much as possible. 

If you or a loved one is facing charges in Bexar County, TX, get in touch with us today at (512) 846-9966 or submit an online form to request a consultation.

Criminal Cases We Handle in Bexar County

At our firm, we take pride in our ability to handle a diverse range of cases. We understand that every client and every case is unique, and that's why we've made it our mission to listen attentively to our client's needs and concerns. 

Cases we handle include:

  • Violent crimes
  • DWI charges
  • Drug-related offenses
  • Federal crimes
  • Theft crimes 
  • Domestic violence
  • Assault 
  • Expunctions
  • And more

Let us use our knowledge and resources to help you navigate the legal system and pursue a favorable outcome for your case.

Can I Refuse to Talk to the Police?

When arrested, it’s important to be aware of your Miranda rights. These rights are a set of rights that must be communicated to you by a police officer upon arrest. 

Miranda rights encompass:

  • The right to remain silent.
  • Anything you say can and will be used against you in a court of law.
  • The right to an attorney.
  • If you cannot afford an attorney, one will be appointed for you.

These rights are read to individuals when they are under arrest or in a situation where their freedom of action is limited, and they are being interrogated by the police.

While it is important to exercise your right to remain silent, there are certain fundamental questions, such as providing your name and address, that you should answer when asked by a police officer.

How to Choose a Criminal Defense Lawyer

Choosing the right criminal defense lawyer is an essential decision that can affect the outcome of your case. Conducting thorough research and asking the right questions is crucial in finding the right lawyer who can provide reliable counsel and represent your interests effectively.

Be sure to first consider whether you can afford a private attorney. If you are unable to, you may be qualified to have a court-appointed attorney. Next, be sure to prepare to ask questions in your initial consultation with a criminal defense attorney.

Questions to ask can include:

  • What area of criminal law are you experienced in?
  • How long have you been practicing?
  • What have been the outcomes of past cases like mine?
  • May I see client testimonials?
  • What is your fee structure?
  • How will we communicate about my case?

A seasoned criminal defense lawyer should have an in-depth understanding of the law and legal process, excellent communication skills, and a reputation for achieving favorable results. Be sure to take time to carefully choose the right criminal defense lawyer for your case. It can make all the difference in your outcome.

Why Choose The Law Offices of David C. Hardaway?

When it comes to finding a criminal defense attorney, trust and dedication are crucial. At The Law Offices of David C. Hardaway, we understand that our clients’ freedom and future are on the line. That’s why our firm is committed to providing high-quality defense and representation.

Clients choose us for the following:

  • Experience. Our team possesses extensive experience in criminal law. With our combined knowledge and experience, we can help clients navigate even the most complex cases.
  • Reputation and Dedication. Our firm is known for its credibility and commitment, and we strive to uphold these fundamental principles with our clients and within the legal community.
  • Proven Success. With a track record of success, we demonstrate unwavering commitment to safeguarding the rights and freedoms of our clients.
  • Client-Centered Services. Our utmost priority is understanding and addressing the unique needs and circumstances of each client. We are dedicated to providing tailored attention and support.
  • Comprehensive Guidance. We provide comprehensive counsel by translating legal jargon, explaining legal processes, and updating our clients on their cases. 
  • Result-Driven. Although specific outcomes can never be guaranteed, we are a firm motivated by results. We diligently prepare and present a strategic defense for our clients.

Rest assured, when you choose The Law Offices of David C. Hardaway, you can expect experienced and dedicated representation at every step of the criminal justice process.

Contact us today to learn more about how we can help. Dial (512) 846-9966 or message us online. We offer free initial consultations.

Hear From Past Clients

Reviews & Testimonials
    “David and his team do outstanding work”
    “He was able to achieve the outcome I was hoping for and I couldn't be happier with my overall experience with his office. I highly recommend Mr. Hardaway and his team to anyone seeking excellent legal counsel.”
    - Robert R.
    “Mr. Hardaway went above and beyond all expectations that I and my husband had”
    “He made us feel at ease with everything that was happening and let us know that whatever we decided to do he would be there to help us.”
    - Yoli R.
    “He was there for any questions I may of had and always spoke to me straight.”
    “Fingers crossed I never need representation again but I highly recommend Mr. Hardaway for anyone who does!”
    - Chad Y.
    “I truly don’t have the words of how thankful I am for David and his team”
    “I’m genuinely grateful for having them represent me and for everything they’ve done for me. They are truly great as lawyers and as people.”
    - Karen S.
    “If you are in need of a lawyer, David is your guy”
    “David will be a call away for any questions or concerns you may have and he will undoubtedly assure your safety.”
    - Josh M.
    “I was always able to get ahold of David when needed”
    “Him and his staff/team were also very polite and sensitive to the subject pertaining to my situation.”
    - Robb M.
    “I can’t put into words how hard working, and responsive David and his team are”
    “I had a pretty complex case but he got me off, he can really make a difference for the better and make the rest of your life easier.”
    - Edward G.

Our Settlements & Verdicts

Recent Case Victories

Our top priority is to devise customized legal strategies that are tailored to the unique legal needs of our clients, no matter how simple or complicated their situations, might be.

  • Not Guilty Assault - Bodily Injury, Family Violence
  • Not Guilty Driving While Intoxiced, 2nd Charge: .19 blood alcohol level
  • Not Guilty Assault - Bodily Injury, Family Violence
  • Not Guilty Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon (3 counts)
  • Not Guilty Driving While Intoxicated

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