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Violent Felonies

If you've been accused of first degree felony, you should IMMEDIATELY contact an experienced attorney.  First degree felony offenses include:

  • Murder

  • Aggravated Robbery

  • Aggravated Kidnapping

  • Aggravated Sexual Assault

  • Aggravated Assault against a Public Servant

  • Escape from custody causing serious bodily injury

First degree felony offenses carry a minimum punishment of 5 years in prison up a maximum of 99 years in prison (Life).   If you or a loved one has been accused of one of the offenses listed above, you need to hire an experienced trial attorney to represent you in court.

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Violent Felony
Defense Attorney

Trial Attorney

If you or a loved one have been accused of a first degree felony offense, you need to hire an attorney you can trust.  Jorge Vela worked as a violent felony prosecutor in both central and south Texas.  As a prosecutor, he handled cases of murder, manslaughter, solicitation of capital murder, aggravated robbery, aggravated kidnapping, aggravated sexual assault, and aggravated assault of a public servant. 

His experience took him to crime laboratories, medical examiners offices, and crime scenes.  He worked closely with ballistics experts, medical examiners, and crime scene specialists. 

Now, as a defense attorney, he is using the inside knowledge he gained as a prosecutor to defend individuals accused of serious crimes.  If you or a loved one has been accused of a first degree felony, hire an attorney you can trust to handle the most complex criminal matters.  Contact the Law Office of Jorge Vela for a free consultation today.

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505 W. 12th Street, Suite 200
Austin, Texas 78701


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