Aggravated Offenses

Houston, Texas criminal defense attorney Tom Abbate discusses the addition of “aggravated” charges to Texas felony offenses, and explains their impact on sentencing.

Burglary: Criminal Defense

In this video Houston, Texas criminal defense attorney Tom Abbate explains the differences between the charges of burglary of a building and burglary of a habitation, as well as the associated criminal defense strategies.

Defense of Sex Crimes

In this video Houston, Texas criminal defense attorney Tom Abbate discusses the defense of sex crimes, the skills required for a successful defense team, and the so-called “Outcry Statute”.

Cyber Crimes

In this video Houston Criminal Defense Attorney Tom Abbate discusses cyber crimes in Texas including access interference, online solicitation of a minor, federal wire fraud charges, and tampering with electronic voting machines.