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Weapons Charges

Houston Weapons Charges Lawyer

Defending Clients Who Are Facing Weapons Charges in Texas

The Law Offices of Jed Silverman represents individuals charged with weapons charges in federal and state courts throughout Texas. Federal ATF officers and Texas police often add weapons charges to unrelated criminal charges, as if throwing something on the wall to see what sticks. We don't let them get away with that. Our weapons charges attorneys in Houston will vigorously protect your Second Amendment rights. Just because you own a gun doesn't mean it was used in the commission of a crime. We investigate beneath the surface of the evidence at the scene.


Have you been accused of a weapon offense in Texas? Call the Law Offices of Jed Silverman today at (713) 597-2221 or contact us online to schedule a consultation with our weapons charges attorney in Houston.

Texas Concealed Weapon & Firearm Possession Cases We Handle

If you are under investigation for a weapons charge or have already been charged with possession of illegal firearms or other weapons charges, talk to Attorney Jed Silverman as soon as possible. Our Houston criminal law firm offers a free consultation to evaluate your case and give you an honest appraisal of your legal options. You will have an aggressive, effective Houston weapon charges lawyer advocating for dismissal or reduction of charges. The Law Offices of Jed Silverman has earned recognition throughout Texas as one of the most prominent criminal defense law firms. No matter what evidence the prosecution claims it has against you, don't give up. We don't. There is always a way to prepare and present a defense to help you get the best possible outcome for your charges.

Our weapon charges attorneys in Houston represent clients charged with all types of violent crimes, including:

  • Felon in possession of an illegal firearm
  • Armed robbery
  • Assault with a deadly weapon
  • Illegal discharge of a firearm
  • Illegal gun sales
  • Murder, homicide

What Weapons Are Illegal in Texas?

Certain types of weapons are prohibited in Texas, including:

  • Machine Guns
  • Short-Barreled guns
  • Silencers or suppressors
  • Gadgets that dispense chemicals or explosives
  • Ammo that penetrates armor.

Contact Our Weapons Charges Attorneys Today

Houston gun charge lawyer Jed Silverman represents clients in courts throughout Texas. If you have been accused, you need an experienced Houston weapons charges lawyer to protect your rights and your future. Our team is here for you. For more information, please contact us today at (713) 597-2221.

Contact The Law Offices of Jed Silverman today to get started on your defense with our Houston weapons charges lawyer.

Texas Weapons Charge FAQ

  1. What constitutes weapons charges in Houston, Texas? Weapons charges in Houston encompass a range of offenses related to the possession, sale, distribution, or use of firearms, knives, explosives, or other dangerous weapons. Common examples include unlawful possession of a firearm, carrying a concealed weapon without a permit, possession of a prohibited weapon, and unlawful discharge of a firearm.
  2. Why do I need a Houston gun charge lawyer for my case? A Houston gun charge lawyer is essential for navigating the complex legal system and protecting your rights in weapons-related cases. Our experienced attorneys understand the nuances of Texas weapons laws and will work tirelessly to build a strong defense strategy tailored to your specific situation. We will advocate for your rights and strive to achieve the best possible outcome for your case.
  3. What are the potential consequences of weapons charges in Houston? The consequences of weapons charges in Houston can vary depending on the specific offense and other factors such as criminal history and the circumstances of the case. Possible penalties may include fines, probation, community service, loss of firearm rights, and incarceration. Additionally, weapons charges can have long-term consequences, such as damage to your reputation and limitations on future employment opportunities.
  4. What defenses are available for weapons charges in Houston? There are several potential defenses that a Houston gun charge lawyer may explore, depending on the circumstances of your case. Our attorneys will carefully review the facts of your case to determine the most effective defense strategy to pursue.
  5. Can weapons charges be expunged from my record in Houston? In some cases, it may be possible to have weapons charges expunged or sealed from your criminal record in Houston. However, eligibility for expungement depends on various factors, including the specific offense, the outcome of the case, and your criminal history. Our Texas gun charge attorneys can advise you on your options for expungement and guide you through the legal process.
  6. What should I do if I've been arrested or charged with weapons offenses in Houston? If you've been arrested or charged with weapons offenses in Houston, it's crucial to seek legal representation from a skilled and experienced gun charge attorney as soon as possible. Refrain from speaking to law enforcement or providing any statements until you have consulted with a lawyer. Our team will protect your rights, advocate on your behalf, and work tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcome for your case.

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  • “He handled my case with the utmost integrity.”
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    “I worked with them from 2018 to 2022 on multiple cases and they were able to reach favorable outcomes for each of my cases.”
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    “Both charges against me were dismissed and they kept me informed throughout the entire process. I will be forever grateful to Mr. Silverman and his entire staff.”
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