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Fort Worth Sexual Assault Charge Lawyer

Our Criminal Attorneys Represent Defendants Facing Sexual Assault Charges in Texas

Everyone should know that a sexual assault charge is a serious matter. Not only can sexual assault convictions mean harsh penalties, but the stigma of such an offense can impact almost every aspect of your life. Sexual assault convictions might mean you have to register as a sex offender, and it often affects an offender’s ability to find employment, housing, and more.

If you have been accused of sexual assault, you should not delay in contacting The Law office of Kyle Whitaker. The sooner we learn about your case, the sooner we can begin working on the strongest possible defense against these charges. Call us today.

Sexual Assault in Texas

Under Texas law, sexual assault refers to acts that might commonly be known as rape. Specifically, sexual assault means committing any of the following acts without the person’s consent:

Someone does not give consent if the offender:

Sexual assault also applies to children, and in such cases, consent is not an issue. Any of the above acts with a child is considered to be sexual assault regardless of consent.

Aggravated Sexual Assault

Sexual assault can become an aggravated offense if certain circumstances are alleged by the authorities. These include:

Possible Penalties in TX

Both sexual assault and aggravated sexual assault are serious felony charges with potential penalties that will alter your life. For each offense, you could face the following:

Sexual assault offenders will also need to register as sex offenders and often feel the effects of a conviction long after they complete a prison sentence. It is critical to prevent a conviction for this type of charge whenever you can.

Contact The Law Office of Kyle Whitaker for Help Today!

At the Law Office of Kyle Whitaker, we know how devastating a sexual assault conviction can be. We fight for the rights of criminal defendants facing serious charges, including allegations of sexual assault. You need an aggressive defense attorney on your side, so call 817-332-7703 or contact us online right away to discuss how we can assist you.