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Aggressive Homicide Lawyer Defending Individuals in Reno, NV

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If you or a family member was accused of a homicide crime in Nevada, you need qualified legal counsel to manage and defend your case. With more than 30 years of experience defending individuals accused of serious crimes in Reno, NV, the Law Office of David R. Houston is more than qualified to lead your defense. Former president of the Northern Nevada Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers three years in a row, and named the Criminal Defense Lawyer of the Year by the Consumer Business and Review for eight years, attorney David Houston is recognized by his peers for his proven legal ability in effectively defending his clients against homicide allegations.

Facts about Nevada homicide offenses

In Nevada, there are several types of homicide crimes for deaths, including varying degrees of murder, voluntary and involuntary manslaughter and deaths caused by accidents. Life in prison is possible for these crimes, but an experienced defense litigator and the right defense can result in reduction or dismissal of the charges against you. The death penalty is used in Nevada but is only sanctioned in certain first-degree murder convictions. Whatever charge you face, it is crucial to hire an aggressive homicide attorney to build a strong defense against your case. If you are wrongfully accused, believed that your life was in imminent danger at the time or are suffering from mental insanity, we can lead your criminal defense. Homicide crimes our criminal law lawyer handle include:

  • DUI causing death
  • Vehicular homicide
  • Reckless driving causing death
  • Vehicular manslaughter
  • Voluntary manslaughter
  • Involuntary manslaughter
  • Attempted murder
  • Felony murder
  • Murder

Tireless. Effective. Experienced.

For a successful criminal defense attorney who prepares and litigates your defense to homicide allegations, the Law Office of David R. Houston possesses the required skills and background to help you. Expect the following:

  • Skilled litigator – With more than three decades of experience, attorney David Houston participated as lead counsel in numerous high profile criminal defense cases, including Hulk Hogan, and is thoroughly familiar with the Reno criminal justice system.
  • Credentialed attorney – Attorney David Houston is widely recognized by his peers as a knowledgeable and successful criminal defense lawyer. He maintains a BV® Distinguished™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, has been featured on numerous TV shows, including NBC Dateline, 48 Hours on CBS, for legal commentary and has made guest appearances on shows such as Geraldo Rivera, Larry King Live.
  • Effective representation – David Houston received the Congressional Order of Merit medal based on work in the community and representation of the accused.  You should be confident that your case is in skilled hands available to work on your behalf.

For vigorous representation in a homicide case, call an experienced Reno, NV attorney

After you or a family member has been arrested or accused of homicide in Reno, Nevada and the surrounding areas, you need a criminal defense attorney on the case right away. Call the Law Office of David R. Houston to discuss the allegations against you and learn how you can safeguard your rights during your case. Call us at 888-907-3384 or contact us online today.

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  • Reno Office
    432 Court Street Reno
    Reno, Nevada 89501
    Phone: 888-907-3384
    Fax: 775-786-5573