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The Law Offices of Sifuentes & Locke

San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers

Call (210) 281-0434 or Contact Us by E-Mail

 

Criminal defense is all we do. With more than 22 years of experience in prosecution and in private practice in San Antonio and South Texas, we do it very well. If the criminal charges you face are serious or you need an experienced federal criminal defense attorney, call the Law Offices of Sifuentes & Locke.

Attorney Ben M. Sifuentes, Jr., is a former prosecutor with a track record of success in criminal defense based on diligent case preparation and aggressive courtroom defense. Mr. Sifuentes and attorney Shannon Willis Locke take the time to listen to our clients and investigate all of the facts. We are not afraid to do what it takes to defend your rights.

Our San Antonio legal team is here to help you with any of the following criminal defense needs:

General Criminal Defense

  • Murder
  • Theft, Robbery, or Burglary
  • Aggravated Assault
  • Rape
  • Sexual Assault
  • Drug Possession or Manufacture
  • Weapons Charges
  • DWI

White Collar Crimes

  • Tax Evasion
  • Money Laundering
  • Fraud and Forgery
  • Bribery
  • Embezzlement
  • Extortion
  • Insider Trading
  • Internet Crimes

Federal Crimes

  • Conspiracy
  • Fraud
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Drug Smuggling

Police Officer Defense

We have extensive experience and skill in law enforcement and police officer defense. We have helped officers in civil service matters, such as appeal of termination, disciplinary proceedings, and suspension hearings. We have also defended police officers in charges stemming from their police duties and activities, both criminal and administrative.

Our representation also extends to matters such as labor arbitration and job disputes. We have extensive prosecutorial and defense experience. If you are a police officer or a law enforcement official and you need a lawyer, we have the knowledge to provide the defense you deserve.

No defense is too complex for our dedicated team of professionals. Our clients come to us facing various criminal charges, including domestic violence, assault and battery, child abuse, homicide, fraud, drug delivery, marijuana and cocaine possession, possession with intent to distribute, aiding and abetting, and smuggling of aliens. We regularly and successfully defend clients at trial, and we work hard to get the best results possible in negotiations and hearings.

Claims Against Government Entities

Our firm is concerned with looking out for our clients in the courtroom, regardless whether they are facing criminal charges or bringing a claim against a city, county or state government entity. We can help you file claims against government entities, such as Texas school districts, the VIA Metropolitan Transit, and other governmental agencies for violations of whistleblower laws and workplace retaliation or other acts.

You can call (210) 281-0434 or contact us by e-mail as soon as you see a need for legal representation, from the moment you are concerned about a criminal charge or want to file a claim. If you are facing arrest, a bond or bail hearing, or even federal indictment, we can advise you on what to do next and how to win.

The Law Offices of Sifuentes & Locke, in San Antonio, Texas, represent clients facing criminal law and white collar crime issues and employees needing help in suing a government entity in South Texas, including communities such as New Braunfels, San Marcos, Boerne, Schertz, Olmos Park, Alamo Heights, Castle Hills, Universal City, Terrell Hills, and Hollywood Park.

Bexar County • Kendall County • Comal County • Bandera County •
Guadalupe County • Atascosa County • Wilson County