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San Antonio Federal Criminal Defense Lawyers

Aggressively Defending Texas Residents in Federal Court

Your most effective weapon in fighting federal criminal charges will generally rest on the quality of your legal representation. Federal charges are among the most serious because they involve federal investigators, prosecutors, and court systems, all backed by the resources of the federal government. You will need a tough, experienced, and aggressive advocate in your corner who is licensed to practice in federal court to even the odds.

That may be a tall order, but it can be done by choosing LaHood Norton Law Group. Our trial-tested attorneys include high-level former prosecutors and two attorneys who are Board-Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. With more than 70 years of combined legal experience in both state and federal courts, we have the knowledge, skill, and dedication needed to help you fight for your freedom and future.

Contact a San Antonio federal criminal defense attorney at (210) 801-9400.

What Crimes Fall Under Federal Jurisdiction?

Federal crimes are those that violate federal law or take place on federal property. A crime is under federal jurisdiction if the defendant or the criminal conduct crosses state lines. Any crime involving immigration and customs violations are under federal jurisdiction.

These may involve lengthy investigations conducted by powerful government agencies such as the FBI, DEA, ATF, U.S. Secret Service, and more. When prosecuted in federal court, your case will be subject to the federal court rules of procedure and evidence as well as federal sentencing guidelines.

Many crimes can fall under federal jurisdiction, including:

Begin Building a Defense for You Federal Charges with Our Team

The process of being investigated and prosecuted in federal court can be complex and subject to many rules. Our legal team is adept at handling federal cases and knows what it takes to prevail in the federal court system. At LaHood Norton Law Group, we fight to help you stay out of federal prison by applying strong legal ability and extensive resources.

Call our San Antonio federal criminal defense lawyers at (210) 801-9400 for a free, initial consultation.

Proof of Our Care for Clients

Client Testimonials
  • Tough Attorneys

    “Loyal and tough attorneys will fight for you.”

  • Passion without process will destroy you. Timing is everything.

    “When I started with this office, my standards and expectations were high, and circumstances were serious. I had interviewed at least 10 local prominent criminal defense law firms, and ultimately ...”

    - Thankful Client
  • Helped Me Beyond My Expectation

    “I’m forever thankful for the LaHood Norton Staff in fully taking care of me with such professional and GENUINE care.”

    - Trevor
  • Best Lawyer in San Antonio Area

    “He is a true professional and will treat you with the utmost respect and will not mislead you.”

    - Keith
  • Smart & Experienced

    “Smart, experienced and will always look out for your best interest!”

    - Eliot G.

Proof of Our Results

Recent Case Results
  • Case Dismissed Assault Bodily Injury - Married
  • Case Dismissed Criminal Trespassing - Private Property
  • Case Dismissed Drug Possession Charge
  • Case Dismissed Drug Possession Charge
  • Case Dismissed DWI
  • Reduced to Obstruction of Highway DWI
  • Case Dismissed Failure to Stop & Provide Information to Law Enforcement

A Different Type of Law Firm

Why Choose LaHood Norton Law Group
  • Here When You Need Us

    Our team will be available to you after hours and on the weekends, whenever you need us.

  • Former District Attorney On Your Side

    Founding attorney, Nico LaHood, is the former Bexar County District Attorney. He has experience on the other side of the aisle that will be invaluable to your case.

  • Over 70 Years of Combined Experience

    Our accomplished attorneys have over seven decades of combined experience in the criminal justice system.

  • Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

    Two of our attorneys are Board Certified in Criminal Defense, making them specialists in their field.

Proof of Our Excellence

Firm Accolades
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • Texas State Bar
  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars
  • Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Your Case Can't Wait

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