Denton Gun Lawyer

The unlawful carrying of a weapon is an offense that has serious consequences in the state of Texas. The state considers weapons related offenses very seriously and cracks down on defendants whenever it has a chance. A skilled and experienced lawyer is vital in fighting to reduce your charges and minimizing their consequences in court.

At The Goolsby Law Firm, we deal with a wide variety of gun and illegal weapon charges. If you have been charged with unlawful carrying of a weapon or the offense has been added to a burglary or drug charge as an aggravating factor, we are going to fight aggressively in court on your behalf to protect your rights.

The state of Texas has the most tolerant firearm laws in the country, if you are allowed to buy or carry a gun. However, if you have been charged with illegal possession of a weapon in the Denton area, the courts will not take it lightly. An unlawful carrying of a weapon offense or the use of weapon to commit a crime results to the most severe penalties in the nation. In most cases there is a minimum prison sentence that is mandatory. If you have a previous felony conviction and you are charged with another felony weapons offense, it will be counted against you under the three strikes law of the state.

If you have been charged with a felony or misdemeanor unlawful carrying of a weapon in Denton or other areas of North Texas, we invite you to contact us at The Goolsby Law Firm as soon as you can. The law firm of Attorney Mike Goolsby is known for its skilled application of technical evidence, aggressive protection of the rights of its clients and its meticulous investigation.

The Goolsby Law Firm can help in getting the best possible result for federal and state weapons offense that include the following:

  • Aggravated assault with the use of deadly weapon
  • Armed robbery
  • Reckless weapon discharged
  • Felon in possession of a gun
  • Public endangerment
  • Illegal transportation of firearm

There are instances where the evidence does not favor dismissal of charges. Attorney Mike Goolsby has more than 16 years of law practice that he can use to help you avoid the most severe penalties resulting from an unlawful carrying of a weapon accusation. The Goolsby Law Firm will use every resource it has to prevent you from having another felony on your record. In each case, we can work with the prosecution to establish a resolution that will dismiss or reduce a weapons accusation. By cooperating together, The Goolsby Law Firm can usually find practical solutions that will prevent a severe prison sentence or second strike felony.

If you or a member of your family has been charged with unlawful carrying of a weapon in North Texas, have an effective and experienced criminal defense lawyer by your side by contacting us at The Goolsby Law Firm right away. We know how to fight illegal weapons charges. Call us today for a free initial consultation about your case.