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Providing Aggressive & Skilled Representation

Have you or a loved one been arrested and charged with a felony offense? If so, you should immediately retain skilled representation to build a defense strategy. Felonies are the most serious charges and require detailed preparation. At The Law Office of Aaron E. Eckman, PLLC, we have represented thousands of cases, including felony offenses, and we are prepared to fight your charges.

To speak with a skilled legal professional about your case, call us today at (432) 223-9427.

Felony Punishments in Texas

If you have been charged with a serious felony crime, you face severe and lasting consequences. Most felony offenses carry heavy criminal penalties in addition to the loss of certain civil liberties. For example, a felony conviction means that you will lose your right to vote and your right to bear arms.

In Texas, the crimes are broken down into the following categories:

  • State Jail Felony Punishment

    The punishment for a state jail felony ranges from 180 days up to 2 years in state jail. A person charged with a state jail felony will not be charged more than a $10,000 fine.

  • Third-Degree Felony Punishment

    The punishment for a third-degree felonyranges from 2 years up to 10 years in prison with a $10,000 maximum fine. 

  • Second-Degree Felony Punishment

    The punishment for a second-degree felony ranges from 2 years up to 20 years in prison with a $10,000 maximum fine.

  • First-Degree Felony Punishment

    The punishment for a first-degree felony ranges from 5 years up to 99 years or life in prison with a $10,000 maximum fine

  • Capital Felony Punishment

    The punishment for a capital felony ranges from life in prison to the death penalty.

​​​​​​Types of Felony Crimes

The exact penalties you face will depend on the nature of the offense and which level you are charged with. It is imperative that you get the legal representation you need as soon as possible. We can work toward reducing the charges against you or even getting them dismissed altogether.

A few examples of felony crimes we defend include:

  • Murder
  • Manslaughter
  • Domestic violence/family violence
  • Assault with a deadly weapon
  • Theft
  • Robbery
  • White collar crimes
  • Drug crimes
  • Sex crimes
  • Arson
  • Identity theft
  • Felony DWI

Hire an Experienced Odessa Felony Defense Lawyer

At The Law Office of Aaron E. Eckman, our legal team is committed to helping you achieve the best possible outcome for your case. You can rely on our felony defense attorneys in Midland to provide you with a serious defense and help you in this difficult time.

Contact our firm today at (432) 223-9427 to set up a consultation.

Our Victories

  • Charges Dismissed 3rd Degree Felony Theft
  • Charge reduced to misprision of felony. Alien Smuggling
  • Dismissed by the State at jury trial setting. Assault Bodily Injury
  • Dismissed by the State at jury trial setting. Assault Family Violence
  • Client received deferred adjudication probation Criminal Trespass
  • DWI reduced to Obstruction of a Highway. DWI
  • DWI reduced to Obstruction of a Highway. DWI
  • Case reduced to Obstruction of a Highway. DWI with Open Container
  • Reduced to misprision of a felony. Felony Distribution
  • Case Dismissed Felony Drug Charge

Client Testimonials

  • “Couldn't ask for a better lawyer.”


  • “He worked day and night to help me and now my record is clean.”


  • “He made me feel at ease and comfortable.”


  • “Aaron Eckman made it possible for us to continue with our lives.”

    Kristi B.

  • “He has done more for me than most people have my entire life.”


The Differences

Between Freedom & Incarceration
  • Unique Experience

    We bring years of trial and appeal experience across thousands of state & federal cases.

  • Collaborative Approach

    We work closely with our clients to develop a comprehensive legal strategy for success.

  • Proven Record of Results

    Our results-driven legal representation has led to countless victories for our valued clients.

  • Established Legal Reputation

    Our firm enjoys a strong online reputation & recognition within the legal community.


  • Texas Bar College
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
  • San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers Associations
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association