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Tim W. Avery
Attorney at Law

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1650 W. Virginia Street, Ste. 104
McKinney, TX 75069-7702

Mailing

P.O. Box 3307
McKinney. TX 75070-8187

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Phone: (972) 562-2262
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Collin County Sexual Assault Crimes Defense Attorney

Texas law mandates severe penalties for individuals convicted of sex crimes against children. Those penalties, combined with the public's abhorrence of sex offenders, can make life very difficult for those who are convicted. If you are facing charges of sexual assault of a minor, indecency with a minor or possession of child pornography, it is in your best interests to retain the services of an experienced criminal defense attorney as soon as possible.

For nearly 20 years, attorney Tim W. Avery has served the criminal defense needs of clients in Collin County, and the surrounding communities. As a former prosecutor, he understands how a case will be built against you. He also understands how to create a solid defense designed to counter the prosecutor's arguments. Contact us to schedule a consultation to discuss the sexual abuse, molestation or child pornography charges against you.

Sex Crimes Against Children

If the victim of a sex crime is between the ages of 14 and 17, the accused will more than likely be charged with sexual assault of a child. If the victim is younger than 14, the accused will be likely be charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child. Sexual assault is a broad category that encompasses many indecent acts, including exposure or engaging in sexual contact.

Sex crime charges can also be brought for possession of child pornography. Having explicit photographs of minors stored on a computer or a portable device, such as a cell phone or music player, can be enough to bring charges. In addition, if those photographs have been sent to others, the accused many also be charged with distribution of child pornography.

False Allegations and Set ups

As a seasoned criminal defense lawyer, Tim W. Avery understands the impact that allegations or charges can have upon a person's reputation. Even if the allegations are proven false or the individual is acquitted, life may never return to "normal." Furthermore, if there is a conviction, the mandatory sex offender registration will follow the individual forever — well after he or she has served their prison sentence.

If you are facing sex crime charges, do not delay in contacting our firm. Time is of the essence when it comes to building a strong defense. Whenever possible, our firm will strive for a dismissal or reduction in charges. Our goal is to restore your good name while fighting to protect your rights, your reputation and your freedom.

Contact Us

Contact us for a consultation with attorney Tim W. Avery. Our firm is located near the Collin County Courthouse, and we offer weekend and evening appointments as needed.