Experienced Defense Attorney for Those Accused of Sex Crimes
Representing you against heinous chargesSex crimes are widely considered the most sensitive areas of criminal defense. Many attorneys are unwilling to defend individuals charged with these crimes, especially when they involve children. At the San Antonio Law Office of Bill Baskette, however, I believe that every person is entitled to a defense, no matter what the crime is. If you’re innocent, I get you the justice you deserve. If you’ve been accused of a crime, I get what I can while protecting your rights. As always, you get the straight talk and direct contact I’m known for.
Effective defense and proactive representationWith 30 years of legal experience as a criminal lawyer, I’ve built a wealth of knowledge and insight into how the courts handle these kinds of cases. My background as a former judge and prosecutor means that I can anticipate how a prosecutor may proceed or how a judge may rule, and I use this insight to plan an effective, proactive defense strategy. Punishments and consequences for sexual offenses can include prison sentences, steep fines, requirements to register as a sex offender for life, a possibly a permanent criminal record and negative social stigma. There are numerous types of sex crime charges in Texas, including: