Sexual Offenses


Representing People Facing Sexual Offense Charges

In many types of sexual offenses, the Harris County District Attorney’s Office won’t offer a plea agreement unless it includes a minimum amount of jail time. It is important that you hire a criminal defense attorney who is versed in the tactics used by police officers and prosecutors – it could mean the difference between prison and freedom. Many of these accusations carry serious life long consequences, including sexual registration and up to life in the penitentiary.

The law firm of Shellist Peebles McAlister LLP in Houston, Texas, has experienced attorneys with the skills necessary to defend you against serious sex crimes’ accusations. As three former prosecutors for the Harris County District Attorney’s Office, the firm’s attorneys have unique insights into how your case will be handled. Don’t try to fix this problem on your own, contact the firm today to schedule a free confidential consultation.

If the police have enough evidence against you, they will charge you, so don’t help them out by giving them more. Many people who pick up sexual crime charges just want to get things behind them. They mistakenly talk to police, hoping that the whole nightmare will just go away. You need to realize that the police are not out to help you. Even if you are innocent, speaking to law enforcement my make things worse.

Don’t make the mistake of providing incriminating statements to police. Speak to an experienced criminal defense attorney now.

  • Sexual assault (rape) and aggravated sexual assault
  • Public lewdness
  • Indecent exposure
  • Sexual assault of a child and aggravated sexual assault of a child
  • Continuous sexual abuse of a child
  • Indecency with a child
  • Online solicitation
  • Improper relationship between teacher and student
  • Prostitution and solicitation
  • Sexually oriented business violations
  • Sexual offender registry issues

Sexual Crimes and False Allegations

The unfortunate fact is that children and adults frequently make false allegations of sexual offenses against unsuspecting individuals. Whether it is between divorcing parents or feuding partners, or in some other setting, these can have serious ramifications on a person’s life. If the police are contacting you, you are the target of a serious investigation. Charges will follow. It is not a matter of if, but when.

Get the help of an experienced sexual assault lawyer to represent you in sex crimes matters. Contact Shellist Peebles McAlister LLP to schedule a free consultation about your case.