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.
Under Texas law, there are different rules in juvenile criminal cases. A minor cannot be interviewed alone. The prison
system for juveniles is managed by the Texas Youth Commission. Minors with extended sentences (such as those for
murder) will be held by the Texas Youth Commission until age 21, when they are transferred to the adult prison
Whatever the charges - from marijuana possession to murder - the minor child needs a lawyer who understands the
juvenile justice code, knows the law, and protects the rights of the juvenile. Our juvenile defense lawyer knows that
the choices and actions taken now will affect a child's future for years to come and will listen to our client's version of
We will examine the evidence, interview witnesses, and explore the options for alternative sentencing. We work for
dismissal of charges. When that is not feasible, we work for alternative sentencing such as community service. Our
juvenile defense attorney handles a full range of charges, including but not limited to:
-Drug Sales, Trafficking
-Robbery, Theft, Burglary
-Sex Crimes, Rape
While juvenile crime often affects the entire family, our client is the minor child accused of a crime. We will protect
that client's rights at every step of the juvenile justice process. Those rights include attorney confidentiality and full
protection of the minor's rights.