Straw Purchase of a Firearm in Texas

Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer in Texas

When you have been charged in Federal Court with making a "straw purchase" of a firearm, then best lawyer for you is an attorney who practices in criminal law. A "straw purchase" occurs when a qualified purchaser buys a firearm for an individual is not qualified to purchase a firearm. I am an experienced Houston weapons offense lawyer with more than 20+ years of experience as a criminal defense attorney and prosecutor. Working on both sides of the court room, I know how a prosecutor thinks and what a defense lawyer should say and should not say in the defense of his client.

18 U.S.C. 922(a) It shall be unlawful (6) for any person in connection with the acquisition or attempted acquisition of any firearm or ammunition from a licensed importer, licensed manufacturer, licensed dealer, or licensed collector, knowingly to make any false or fictitious oral or written statement or to furnish or exhibit any false, fictitious, or misrepresented identification, intended or likely to deceive such importer, manufacturer, dealer, or collector with respect to any fact material to the lawfulness of the sale or other disposition of such firearm or ammunition under the provisions of this chapter.

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I know that bad things happen to good people; I also believe that you should not have to suffer a lifetime of consequences for making a mistake. Call my office today or fill out our free case evaluation form to receive the help you deserve, or call my office at 713-468-9333 or 713-468-2394 to schedule a free consultation.

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