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Federal criminal defense attorneys in Dallas/Fort Worth

If you or someone you care about has been charged or is under investigation for a violation of federal criminal law, the stakes are already at their highest. Whether the accusation is for fraud, tax evasion, or drug trafficking, there is a high likelihood you could face prison time in a federal penitentiary. You need an experienced Fort Worth/Dallas federal criminal defense attorney who can help you navigate the system utilizing every tool available to protect your life, liberty, and future.

At Sellers Law Firm, we understand the complexities of federal criminal defense. We handle a wide range of federal cases, from complex white-collar crimes to drug trafficking and firearms offenses. Our experienced attorneys have represented individuals in all types of federal cases and are well-equipped to guide you through this process while protecting your rights at every juncture.

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It was under unfortunate circumstances that brought me to Frank but I could not have hired a better attorney to handle my case! While it was a stressful, long and drawn out process; Frank was there every step of the way to explain the specifics and was meticulous with the details of the case. His perseverance and due diligence ended in a very favorable outcome and I am forever grateful for his services. If you are ever in the position; strongly consider Mr Sellers, you will not be disappointed!

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What makes a criminal case federal?

In the United States, criminal cases can either be federal or state in nature. Federal criminal cases involve alleged violations of federal statutes, such as those dealing with banking and securities fraud, cybercrime, firearms offenses, environmental crimes, and immigration law violations.

In addition to defending clients on these types of charges, the attorneys at Sellers Law Firm represent individuals and businesses under investigation for and charged with, violating federal criminal laws related to international drug trafficking organizations, racketeering, and other charges, including:

If you’re looking for the best federal criminal defense attorney in Dallas/Fort Worth, look no further than Sellers Law Firm. We can help you prepare a strong defense and protect your rights throughout the criminal process by providing you with the highest quality legal representation for your federal crime charges. 

What is the difference between a federal criminal case and a state criminal case?

Federal criminal charges are different from state criminal charges in a number of ways. First, federal crimes are usually investigated by professional law enforcement officers. These include agents of the FBI, DEA, ATF, DHS, and CIA, just to name a few. Typically, these agents have college degrees, know what they’re doing, and don’t make simple mistakes like some law enforcement officers in the state system. 

Second, the federal sentencing scheme is designed so that the deck is stacked against you for putting up a fight. Unlike the state system, probation is rarely an option. But the lawyers at Sellers Law Firm have helped clients obtain lighter sentences (including probation), and in many cases avoid charges altogether.

How do you prepare for a criminal trial?

The process of defending against a federal criminal charge is complex and involves several stages. When you hire us as your Dallas/Fort Worth federal defense lawyers, the process begins with an investigation into the facts of the case. We will thoroughly review all evidence that has been gathered against you and look for any weaknesses in the prosecution’s case.

We will also work with experts to prepare a strong defense strategy. Our attorneys have experience identifying mitigating factors that can be used to mitigate your sentence if you are convicted, such as showing a history of good conduct, demonstrating that you were entrapped in a sting operation*, or arguing that the law enforcement overstepped their bounds in their investigation. We may also file pretrial motions, such as a motion to suppress evidence or dismiss the charges altogether.

Finally, if your case does go to trial, we will provide aggressive representation in the courtroom. Our attorneys have extensive experience in federal criminal defense trials and have successfully defended numerous clients against serious charges similar in nature to yours.

No matter how complicated or overwhelming your situation may seem, our team of experienced Fort Worth/Dallas federal criminal defense attorneys is here to help.

*Learn more: Sting operation meaning and its difference from entrapment

No case is too complex for our legal team to handle and we are ready to investigate whatever is necessary to obtain evidence that can be used as leverage against the prosecution or law enforcement.

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The prosecution is already building their defense against you. Don’t wait to contact our experienced federal criminal defense lawyers today!

If you have received a target letter to appear before a grand jury, a visit from a federal agent, or already have federal criminal charges pending, you need the best defense lawyer on your side. 

At Sellers Law Firm, our experienced Fort Worth/Dallas federal criminal defense attorneys will investigate the facts surrounding your case and work tirelessly to develop a strategy to protect your rights. We understand that federal charges are serious and require an aggressive legal approach to ensure you receive the best possible outcome, and we’re here to make sure you get it. 

To discuss your federal criminal charges during a confidential consultation, call Sellers Law Firm at 817-928-4222, or contact us through our website.

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