Criminal Defense Attorney Cherokee County, Texas

Need A Criminal Lawyer In Jacksonville, TX? We Can Help.

Our trial lawyers help defendants in Cherokee County navigate their court case and get the second chance they deserve.

When you hire one of our criminal defense lawyers in Cherokee County, you can be confident that you have the most competent attorneys fighting for you.

Going to prison comes with many consequences besides being locked up:

  • You will be separated from your family and community
  • Your permanent record will be tarnished
  • Future job prospects may be jeopardized
  • You may lose the trust of close relationships

At the Biggs & Greenslade Law Firm, we believe everyone deserves a second chance. Our team of criminal defense attorneys is on your side. They will do everything possible to reduce or even drop your charges.

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Attorney Kenneth Biggs

Meet Our Criminal Attorney

Kenneth Morgan Biggs was an Assistant District Attorney (ADA) for several years before changing his focus to defend those charged with a crime. He knows how prosecutors think and has extensive experience on both sides of sentencing negotiations.

Kenneth is well aware of the types of evidence that most prosecutors and criminal attorneys miss. Having served on both sides of the Texas judicial system allows him to approach every case with a unique perspective, ensuring the best possible outcome for his clients.

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How To Work With Biggs & Greenslade?

1. Every case we take begins with a FREE case evaluation.

We will schedule a time to meet with you, learn the details of your case, and provide our best legal advice on moving forward with your case.

2. We’ll represent you and handle all legal correspondence on your behalf.

When you choose to hire us as your legal representatives, we will take over all legal correspondence. This includes communication with prosecuting attorneys, the judge, police officers involved with the case, etc.

This is to ensure your legal protection. It is very easy to incriminate yourself with one wrong word or by answering a question that you didn’t have to answer. By taking charge of your case, we’ll protect your rights.

3. We’ll craft a robust defense for your case.

Whether your case goes to trial or we work out an agreeable plea bargain with the DA, our defense lawyers will work hard to develop the strongest case possible.

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Types Of Criminal Charges We Defend

1 in 26 people living in Jacksonville, TX become victims of crimes, according to That number isn’t surprising considering that Jacksonville’s crime rate is 55% higher than the national average.

Cherokee County has two district courts that handle all felony crimes:

  • The 2nd District Court
  • And the 369th District Court

Both are known for coming down hard on criminals in an effort to make the community a safer place. While well intentioned, sometimes these efforts leave defendants in a very challenging position with little hope of a second chance.

That’s why our lawyers for Jacksonville, Texas are committed to making your case successful. When you work with us, you will get the best possible outcome for your case.

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Driving While Intoxicated (DWI)

In some ways, DWI convictions seem straight forward. However, there are several ways we can challenge the evidence, including:

  • Challenging with the officer had reasonable suspicion to pull you over
  • Challenging with the officer had probable cause to arrest you
  • Challenging whether the blood or breath test was administered by qualified personnel
  • Challenging whether the blood or breath test was administered using functional equipment and proper calibrations

During our investigation, we can investigate the case and find the strongest defense to reduce your sentence or have charges against you dropped. Call us if you need to speak with an experienced DWI and DUI defense lawyer.

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Drug Crimes

If you’ve been charged with a drug crime, you need an attorney in Jacksonville, TX who knows Texas law and can put together a strong defense for you.

Here are some of the most common defense strategies we utilize:

  • Was there an unlawful search and seizure that violated the defendant’s 4th amendment rights?
  • Can it be proven that the drugs belonged to the defendant rather than to a passenger in the vehicle?
  • Can a plea bargain be reached that results in reduced sentencing?

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Violent Crimes

Jacksonville’s violent crime rate is 52% higher than the national average. If you’re charged with a violent crime such as a robbery, assault, murder, sexual assault, or another similar crime, you need to hire the best defense attorney you can find.

These crimes are often very difficult to successfully challenge. We’ll help you understand your options during your initial consultation with our attorneys.

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Request A Free Case Evaluation

Contact the Biggs & Greenslade Law Office today to schedule a free consultation. We’ll discuss your case and explain the best options available to you.

How to find us:
The Biggs & Greenslade Law Firm has two offices nearby Jacksonville and Cherokee County.

Our Henderson office is just a 30 minute drive from Jacksonville and is located at:
1501 Old Nacogdoches Rd.
Suite A
Henderson, TX 75654

Contact our Henderson office: 903-405-2686

Our Tyler office is also 30 minutes from Jacksonville and is located at:
1028 Asher Way
Suite 200
Tyler TX 75703

Contact our Tyler office: 903-405-2686

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