Texas Resisting Arrest Lawyer

Resisting arrest, search, or transport is defined in the Texas Penal Code as follows:

Section 38.03 Texas Penal Code. RESISTING ARREST, SEARCH, or TRANSPORT 

(a) A person commits an offense if he intentionally prevents or obstructs a person he knows is a peace officer or a person acting in a peace officer's presence and at his direction from effecting an arrest, search, or transportation of the actor or another by using force against the peace officer or another.

(b) It is no defense to prosecution under this section that the arrest or search was unlawful.

(c) Except as provided in Subsection (d), an offense under this section is a Class A misdemeanor.

The Law Offices of Carl David Ceder, PLLC, handles all criminal defense related matters in The State Of Texas and has experienced a wide range of success in the past.  If you have been charged with a criminal offense, an experienced criminal defense attorney can help. Call and schedule an appointment at your earliest convenience with our office.  We offer free consultations to discuss the criminal charges pending against you, and what options may be available. To assist you financially in paying any attorney fees, we offer flat-rate legal fees and flexible payment plans that will allow you to afford to obtain the representation you deserve. Call us today at 214.702.CARL (2275) for a free consultation to discuss with us how we can help with your case.