Forgery, Penalties & Criminal Defense

Houston Forgery Lawyer Explains Your Charge

Was it all just a misunderstanding, or did you simply get caught up in the moment and make a bad mistake? Theft by check forgery is a very common crime, particularly among students and young people who have trouble making ends meet. Under the law, it is also a serious offense that carries stiff penalties and long-term consequences.

If you’ve been charged with forgery in Houston or anywhere in Texas, call (713) 597-2221 for a FREE consultation.

Why Choose Us?

  • Decades of experience in criminal law
  • Award-winning lawyers
  • 10.0 Superb rating on Avvo
  • Client-Recommended
  • Proven Case Results

If you have been accused of check forgery, using someone else's credit card or another form of identity theft, call The Law Offices of Jed Silverman for legal defense. Attorney Jed Silverman will use over 20 years of experience to find holes in the prosecution's defense. Our primary focus is always on fighting to have charges dismissed or reduced. Often, the prosecutor is more interested in full restitution and a fine, rather than seeing you go to jail. We will do everything possible to keep a conviction off of your record.

Protect Your Rights and Future: Make the Call Today

Houston white collar crime attorney Jed Silverman is known among prosecutors and judges for his straightforward hard work on behalf of his clients. Financial crimes, such as check forgery and fraud, are often complex, and the prosecutor's case is often weak. We work aggressively to investigate the facts and present the strongest legal defense possible. Mr. Silverman is knowledgeable about the process and procedures for presenting legal evidence and is determined to succeed in helping you protect your rights and your freedom.

Our firm provides vigorous defense representation for people accused of identity fraud and other white collar crimes, such as:

  • Forged signature on a check, writing bad checks, check-kiting
  • Credit card theft, using a stolen credit card
  • Embezzlement, stealing from cash register
  • Insurance fraud, filing a false insurance claim
  • Welfare fraud, bankruptcy fraud

Houston forgery attorney Jed Silverman represents clients in courts throughout Texas. Right now, you need an experienced lawyer to protect your rights and your future. Start by calling us at (713) 597-2221 or complete an online case evaluation form.

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During your time of need, our legal team stands ready to fight for you. Give our firm a call at (713) 597-2221 to speak directly to a professional, or simply fill out the form below.

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Three Office Locations in the Houston Metro

For the convenience of our clients, we have three different offices in the Houston metropolitan area. Find the office nearest you and schedule your meeting with us!

  • The Law Offices of Jed Silverman
    Houston Criminal Defense Lawyer

    Houston Office

    1221 Studewood St., Suite 200, Houston, TX 77008
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    Phone: (713) 597-2221

    Local Phone:(713) 226-8800

  • Richmond Office

    201 South 11th Street, Richmond, TX 77469
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    Phone: (281) 936-0879

  • Alvin Office

    1520 East Highway 6, Alvin, TX 77511
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    Phone: (346) 444-9165

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