Criminal Defense Lawyer in Houston

When a person is charged with a crime, the immediate reaction is usually fear, often accompanied by confusion over the nature of the charge or charges, whether they can be dismissed or reduced, and what the potential penalties may be. You need an experienced Houston criminal defense attorney who can provide you with an answer to your questions, an honest analysis of your case, and a game plan on how to achieve the best possible result. Contact the Law Office of Nathaniel Pitoniak for a free initial consultation.

Knowledge and Experience

Nathaniel Pitoniak is an honors graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, where he completed his studies in just three years. He went on to receive his law degree from the University of Houston Law Center. Since that time, he, has spent over a decade practicing criminal law.

Prior to becoming a criminal defense lawyer, Mr. Pitoniak was a Felony Prosecutor and Chief Prosecutor in the Harris County Attorney’s Office. He is respected by his clients, former clients and peers; has a rating of “Excellent” from AVVO, the attorney ranking service; and his law firm has a rating of A+ from the Better Business Bureau.

Over the years, the firm has represented clients charged with a wide variety of misdemeanors and felonies. The firm’s areas of practice cover, among others:

Whatever criminal charge you may be facing, the Law Office of Nathaniel Pitoniak has the experience necessary to provide you with an outstanding defense.

Results matter

While past results do not guarantee future success, they do offer perhaps the best evidence of the worth of a criminal defense attorney to new and existing clients.

After years of practice as a criminal defense lawyer and a prosecutor, Mr. Pitoniak has developed the ability to analyze cases from the viewpoint of a defense attorney and a prosecutor. He also has the background that enables him to spot weaknesses in the cases against his clients

Over the years, he has obtained:

  • dismissal of misdemeanor and felony charges against his clients;
  • reduced charges;
  • not guilty verdicts;
  • deferred adjudication; and
  • pre-trial intervention;
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Some of those pre-trial intervention victories resulted not only in a later dismissal of the case, but also protection for clients who would otherwise be threatened with deportation.

An Honest Assessment of Your Case

When you learn that you are facing a criminal charge, you want an attorney who will combine his experience with honesty and provide you with an accurate assessment of the strength of the case against you. At the Law Office of Nathaniel Pitoniak, we do not sugarcoat our analysis of a case to make our client feel (temporarily) better, nor do we predict doom in order to justify a fee. We simply tell it like it is.

Knowing where you stand when facing a criminal charge is essential. Unless you have a realistic view of the case against you, you can’t make a reasoned decision on whether to accept a plea, whether to seek a dismissal or a reduction in the charge against you, or whether to take a case to trial.

Why Choose the Law Office of Nathaniel Pitoniak?

There are plenty of attorneys to choose from. But when you have a criminal charge hanging over your head, you want to know that you’re being represented by the best. Our philosophy is that honest dealings with our clients, an aggressive approach to criminal defense, and years of experience as both a criminal defense attorney and a prosecutor, place Nathaniel Pitoniak in a position where he can achieve a result in your case that represents the best possible outcome under all the circumstances. And no matter what the charge against you may be, you will always be treated with the respect you deserve.

Are you facing criminal charges in the Houston area?

Former Harris County prosecutor Nathaniel Pitoniak is one of the best criminal defense attorneys in Huston because he knows the court system, and understands your situation.

Criminal Defense Attorney in Houston, TX

If you have been arrested for a crime, or if you believe you are under investigation, your first step should be to find the right lawyer for your case. If you are looking for a criminal defense lawyer with over a decade of experience, who has successfully defended clients against a wide range of criminal charges, call the Law Office of Nathaniel Pitoniak today to schedule a free consultation.