Corpus Christi's Trusted,
family-owned law firm Since 1984
We’ll Take Care of You Like Family
Put the Wisdom of a Former Prosecutor
& Municipal Court Judge on Your Side

Corpus Christi Criminal Defense Attorney

Trusted Throughout The Local Community Since 1984

My name is Robert J. Gonzalez, and I am a Corpus Christi attorney with a record for success across my practice areas. I am a former Municipal Court Judge with extensive experience and the resources to pursue the best possible result on your behalf. Whether you are facing a complicated family law matter, have been arrested, were wrongfully injured or are seeking to file a hail damage claim – I am here for you when it matters most. I also offer experienced legal counsel related to first-party insurance claims and eminent domain.

Regardless of the type of situation and based on your goals, I can utilize my extensive experience and in-depth legal knowledge to pursue a swift and beneficial outcome. It starts with a risk-free consultation.

The moment you walk through my firm’s doors, I will do everything within my power to help you obtain peace of mind and a sense of ease. I understand the anxiety, financial stress, and emotional exhaustion that go hand in hand with facing the complexities of the legal system. Due to the serious and sensitive nature of your case, I advise you to secure the representation of a highly skilled and trusted Corpus Christi criminal defense lawyer such as myself as soon as possible. When you choose to enlist my counsel, you can rest easy knowing your case is in capable and committed hands.

Benefits of Experienced Criminal Attorneys in Corpus Christi

If you've been arrested, hiring a criminal defense lawyer is essential for making sure your rights are respected and that you're treated fairly by the law. With experienced attorneys in Corpus Christi on your side, you can rest assured that every legal avenue will be explored to protect your interests and secure the best possible outcome in your case.

A qualified criminal defense lawyer can also help you understand the charges and evidence against you, explain the legal process, work with prosecutors to negotiate a favorable plea bargain, represent you in court proceedings when necessary, and ensure that your rights are protected throughout. He or she will be able to make certain that you have access to any resources or support services needed for your case, and provide personalized legal guidance tailored to your unique circumstances.

Overall, having a criminal defense attorney on your side can make all the difference in the outcome of your case, giving you peace of mind that you're receiving the best possible defense available. With a skilled attorney in Corpus Christi in your corner, you can rest assured that all necessary steps will be taken to protect your rights and help you get your life back on track.

If you have been arrested or charged with a criminal offense, contact my firm today at (361) 993-3333 and schedule a free consultation with an experienced criminal attorney in Corpus Christi.

5 Star Testimonials

Success Stories Our Happy Clients

  • "He fought for me all the way! He really does take care of his clients."

    The Best Lawyer in Corpus Christi! The Lord blessed me with this lawyer and I could not have been happier! He fought for me ...

    - Oscar
  • "I could not have asked for better representation and an amazing result."

    Mr Gonzalez and his staff were extremely helpful and genuine from start to finish. I could not have asked for better ...

    - Luis
  • "He was a godsend. Not only was he professional and knowledgeable, he knew the system, and had great rapport within the legal community."

    I cannot say enough wonderful things about Mr. Gonzalez. I am a student and got involved in a terrible, scary situation where ...

    - Jay
  • "It was a 100% win win for us."

    My family can't thank you enough for what you did for us. You truly worked a miracle. I am so happy we chose you to represent ...

    - Francis
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    Robert J. Gonzalez

    "As an experienced attorney, I believe in the importance of maintaining deep roots in my community. I believe in the people I represent, and I fight tirelessly to help them face better and brighter futures. In addition to serving as a prosecutor and Municipal Court Judge, I have held key positions in numerous Corpus Christi organizations, including the Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce (chairman), Buccaneer Commission (former president, current board member), Port of Corpus Christi (vice-chairman 2001 and 2009, board member 2001-2012), and many others. I  was also a former prosecutor and municipal court judge which puts me in a unique position to effectively defend my clients. My family is also well-known and respected within the community, and my grandfather was a Hispanic police officer in Corpus Christi in the 1920s In my over 30 years of practicing law, I have never hesitated to take on the tough cases. I am ready to see how I can help you."

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What Makes Robert Gonzalez Different

  • Dedicated Family Focus
    As a family-owned law firm, we prioritize personalized care, treating each client like family. Trust us to navigate your legal journey with a commitment to your well-being and success.
  • A Former Prosecutor on Your Side
    As a former prosecutor, I have a unique understanding of both sides of the courtroom. I can anticipate the prosecution’s case against you and build a highly effective defense strategy accordingly. Allow me to help you with your future.
  • Trusted & Recommended Attorney
    Over the past three decades, I have earned a reputation for providing hard-hitting representation, individualized support and compassionate care to each of my clients.
  • Free Confidential Case Consultations
    I aim to make the legal process as simple and painless as possible for clients. As such, I offer free consultations to help clients get started. Do not hesitate to get in touch with my law firm today to request your initial consultation.
  • More Than 3 Decades of Experience
    With my extensive legal experience and exceptional history of success in your corner, you may increase your chances of securing a favorable case outcome. Representing your rights is more than just a job to me, it is my passion. Put my experience to work for you today.

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Experienced Help Is Just a Click Away!

If you are ready to find out what steps I can take to protect your legal rights and preserve your interests, now is the time to arrange your free, no-obligation consultation. You can call or fill out the form included here, and I will do my best to address your every question and need. With legal issues, nothing compares to experienced help.

From addressing concerns related to a serious car accident or slip and fall accident, to answering your questions about a warrant or criminal investigation related to assault, theft, or DWI, I am standing by as a trusted Corpus Christi defense lawyer to offer my guidance.

As a former judge, I have inside knowledge of the court system. Let me apply this and my trial experience to your case.

  • Why should I speak with an attorney?
    You need an attorney because the law is complicated and difficult. Oftentimes it is different than what it seems. It can be a maze. Let us help you work through your case.
  • Do I have a case?
    It’s simple, call my office right now and we can discuss your case and determine how to proceed.
  • What types of cases do you take on?

    At Robert J. Gonzalez, Attorney At Law, my office handles a variety of cases, including:

    • Criminal defense
    • Family law
    • Personal injury
    • Bad faith insurance claims
    • Wrongful death

    If you have a specific type of case you are interested in, contact my team right away.

  • How long will this process take?
    Most cases can see a resolve in six months to a year; however, some cases may go longer. Statute of limitations, investigations, discoveries and other varying factors can all play a role in how long your case may take and if the case will have to go to court.
  • Will I have to go to court?
    Each case is different. Many cases settle out of court. Some cases have only hearings and some require a trial. Call (361) 993-3333 and I can tell you what might happen in your case.

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