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Houston Criminal Defense Attorney

Fighting for the Accused in Texas

Being accused or charged with a criminal offense can be a very frightening experience. Your life changes in an instant and you are now faced with numerous decisions as you proceed through the criminal justice system. The most important step you can take in such a situation is to exercise your right to a trusted attorney.

Facing criminal proceedings? Call our offices to arrange for a case review at (713) 597-5642 or contact us online.

At Galaviz Law Firm, PLLC, we are dedicated to fighting for the rights and the best interests of those accused of crimes. Our Houston criminal defense lawyer has the experience and determination needed that can make the difference in the outcome of your case. We are here to advise and guide you as well as advocate on your behalf with prosecutors and judges. When your freedom and future are on the line, we work aggressively to help you seek a favorable result.

Criminal Defense Cases in Texas

In any criminal investigation or charge, you should contact a skilled attorney as soon as possible. It is never advisable to talk to law enforcement or anyone else about your situation without the protection of an attorney by your side. It is widely known that police officers will use any tactics to extract information from you which could damage your case.

Our firm handles a wide variety of criminal allegations and charges, such as:

  • Assault
  • Drug Possession
  • Domestic Violence
  • DWI
  • Prostitution
  • Theft
  • Possession of Weapons

As your advocate, we will conduct an intensive investigation into the state’s evidence against you, looking for flaws, contradictions, and any violations of your rights. As a result, our firm may be able to negotiate reduced charges or a case dismissal at the outset. No matter what charges you may be facing, our Houston criminal defense attorney will be by your side throughout the entirety of the legal process fighting for the best case result.

Protect yourself with competent legal representation. Contact Galaviz Law Firm, PLLC at (713) 597-5642 today.

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    Abraham J Galaviz

    Founding Attorney

    Abraham is very passionate about his work. He empathizes with Clients because he knows that his parents once traveled the same road his clients are now traveling. The people he helps all have a story behind them. He knows that his clients want the opportunity to work and have a better future. 


Client Testimonials

You're not alone - See what others are saying
  • Thanks Galaviz you beat the case!

    “This is a young honest lawyer that won’t hesitate to go above and beyond. The reason I’m saying this is because, I went to other lawyer agency’s and they told me my case would be difficult, expensive ...”

    - Leo G.
  • We guarantee you; you hire Galaviz, he will have your best interest at heart.

    “My husband is a UNITED STATE NATURALIZED CITIZEN and Galaviz is to thank for his honesty, hard work, and patience.”

    - Marivel H.
  • Mr. Galaviz gave me the hope I lacked at times and thanks to all his hard work and dedication my husband is now home with us.

    “He answered all my questions and was honest with me.”

    - Christin K.
  • Thanks to Mr.Galaviz, our family is complete again!

    “Thanks to Mr.Galaviz, our family is complete again!”

    - Cindy M.
  • Thank again for helping my mother get her residency.

    “What can I say such an amazing lawyer!”

    - Ericka H.

The Results that Matter

  • Charge Reduced Released on Bond

    Judge grants a reasonable bond after proving client was not subject to mandatory detention for previous criminal history.

  • Charge Reduced Removal Defense / Adjustment of Status

    Case terminated and Lawful Permanent Resident status granted for the wife of U.S. Combat Veteran.

  • Case Dismissed Arrested for Possession of Marijuana

    Arrested for possession of 1,300 pounds of marijuana and in danger of deportation.

  • Lawful Permanent Resident Keeps Green Card Possession of 862 Pounds of Marijuana.

    Client was arrested and convicted of Possession of more than 800 pounds of Marijuana in the Rio Grand Valley, and sentenced to several years in State Jail.

  • Lawful Permanent Resident Keeps Green Card Medicaid Fraud - Loss was more than $10,000

    Immigration Officials placed Client in removal proceedings because she had previously been convicted of Medicaid Fraud – more than $10,000, which is an aggravated felony.

  • Lawful Permanent Resident Status Won Alien in Possession of Firearm - Aggravated Felony

    Client was arrested and charged in Federal Court for the offense of Alien in Possession of a Firearm – an Aggravated Felony for immigration purposes.

  • Lawful Permanent Resident Keeps Green Card Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon on a Police Officer

    Immigration Officials placed Client in removal proceedings because of a previous conviction for – Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon on a Police Officer.

  • Charges Dismissed Client Released from Custody Practice Area Removal Defense / Immigration Detention

    Accused with 3 DWI charges and in danger of being deported after being a permanent resident for 34 years.


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