THOMAS A. MARTIN
The Law Offices of Thomas A. Martin represents clients throughout Southeast Texas, including the cities of Houston, Galveston, Memorial, River Oaks, West University,
Clear Lake, League City, Sugar Land, Pearland, Beaumont, Hempstead, Katy, Conroe, and all the communities in Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend,
Galveston, Grimes, Harris, Jefferson, Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery, Polk, San Jacinto, Trinity, Walker, Waller and Wharton Counties.
The Law Offices of Thomas A. Martin represents individuals
facing serious felony charges in both state and federal trial
and appellate courts. We represent people facing felony
charges from drugs to murder, and have developed an
emphasis on sex crimes (both adult and child offenses).
In our commercial litigation practice, we represent small
business owners facing "bet the business" litigation
prospects if the opposing side wins.
With our family law practice, we cherish the opportunity to
represent parents, especially fathers, who need a divorce
and want to keep or get custody of their kids.
WHO MAINTAINS ARREST RECORDS AND WHAT DO THEY INCLUDE?
Local police departments, county district attorneys and the Texas Department of Public Safety keep arrest records.
According to law they cannot show them to anyone except law enforcement officers and may only show records of
your convictions to certain licensing agencies which have a right, by state law, to investigate your criminal
The arrest record includes when and why you were arrested, whether the charges against you were dismissed or
whether you were convicted of the charges, and the subsequent sentence imposed. Both pleading guilty and being
found guilty after a trial count as convictions.