You are in the midst of a steady career, but stand charged with a criminal offense. Whether a misdemeanor or a felony, you face harsh penalties. There will be steep fines and court fees. There is the possibility of imprisonment. You will have a criminal record, and your reputation — both at work and within your community — is likely to suffer damage. Without firm, experienced legal representation, you will endure the full brunt of the Texas courts.
For more than 30 years, John S. Cossum has assisted residents of downtown Houston and the surrounding area in all manner of criminal law matters. He began his career as a state and federal prosecutor, and also has an extensive and successful background in defense. He knows both sides of the law, has argued at both the state and federal levels and will work rigorously to build the strongest possible case for you.