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Rob Chesnutt, Experienced Defense Attorney

By your side.  Every step of the way.

Facing criminal charges can be scary, and the courtroom can be a battle.  Don’t enter the fray without an experienced, compassionate lawyer by your side.

Attorney Rob Chesnutt is not a Jack-of-All-Trades.  He focuses his practice on criminal defense in Central Texas.  He will walk you through the process and put the prosecution to task in forcing them to prove their case beyond a reasonable doubt.  He will be by your side every step of the way to explain the process.  At the end of your case, you will be confident that together we achieved the best possible result.

I charge reasonable fees for an aggressive, complete, and compassionate representation.  Payment plans are available for most cases.  Call now for a free phone consultation to discuss how we can improve your odds of a successful outcome in the court room so that you can carry on with your life. 512-677-5003

“He was able to explain everything to me and helped me understand all of the legal things being said and done. He treated me like he knew me and was not detached like a client to be billed.” – Michael

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Need a Jail Release?

The first step in any case is to get released as soon as possible. In Travis County, most misdemeanors qualify for a personal recognizance bond, meaning you do not need to go through a bondsman.

Some misdemeanors present complications that can delay release, while others can be released within hours. Because every moment in custody seems like an eternity, call 512-677-5003 for 24/7 jail release. Messages left after normal business hours will be returned quickly.

Potential Outcomes

A run-in with the criminal justice system will hit you in 3 ways: 1) Time, 2) Money and 3) Criminal Record. Often a negotiated plea will include a compromise that is a trade-off of these penalties.

Your time can be affected by court dates, community service hours, classes and in some circumstances, jail time.

Your pocketbook will be hit with attorney fees, fines, court costs, registration fees for classes and sometimes probation fees.

Your criminal history will show your arrest and time in custody even if your case is dismissed. It will also show a conviction if you plead guilty or are found guilty by a judge or jury. In certain cases your criminal record can by expunged or sealed.

How Much Will it Cost?

Every case is different so I do not quote prices online. Cases are taken on a flat fee basis and PAYMENT PLANS are available.

Many factors will play into the fee, including type of charge, criminal history, and whether the alleged victim wants to press charges.

As a general rule, defense for Class B misdemeanors start at $1500. Class B DWI defense starts at $2500. Felonies and charges involving family violence are quoted on a case-by-case basis.

Click on the practice area that pertains to your case, or call 512-677-5003 for for more information and a free 30 minute consultation..

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