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Burnet County, TX | Goldstein, Goldstein, Hilley & Orr

If you were arrested anywhere in Burnet County for allegedly committing a criminal offense, do not say anything to authorities without legal representation. An experienced Burnet County criminal defense attorney will fight to protect your rights and may be able to get your criminal charges reduced or dismissed.

Goldstein, Goldstein, Hilley & Orr defends clients in Marble Falls, Burnet, Granite Shoals, and many surrounding communities in Burnet County. Our lawyers aggressively represent alleged offenders in both state and federal courts in Texas.

Criminal Defense Attorney in Burnet County, Texas

Gerry Goldstein and Cynthia Orr are Board Certified in Criminal Law and Criminal Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Van Hilley has over three decades experience handling cases in state and federal courts.

Our criminal defense lawyers in Burnet County handle a wide range of criminal offenses. You can have them review your case and answer all of your legal questions as soon as you call 210-226-1463 to take advantage of a free, confidential consultation.


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Common Criminal Offenses in Burnet County, TX

Crimes that people are frequently charged with in Burnet County include, but are not limited to the following:


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DWI Defense in Burnet County, Texas

U.S. Route 183, U.S. Route 281, and Texas State Highway 29 are just a few of the major roadways that run through Burnet County, but many residents and visitors are arrested for alleged driving while intoxicated (DWI, also referred to as driving under the influence or DUI) offenses on smaller local roads throughout the county. Whether a person is stopped for drunk driving on 10th Street in Marble Falls, Phillips Ranch Road in Granite Shoals, or Water Street in Burnet, it is important to remember that an arrest for DWI is not the same as a conviction.

Goldstein, Goldstein, Hilley & Orr represents alleged offenders facing drunk driving charges for the first time as well as people who are alleged repeat offenders. Our lawyers also represent individuals accused of such DWI-related charges as intoxication assault and intoxication manslaughter.


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Burnet County, Texas Court Resources

County Court | Burnet County, Texas — Misdemeanor cases that involve possible jail time are typically heard in county courts. On this website, you can learn more about the county judge, county clerk, and county attorney.

Burnet County Court of Law
220 S. Pierce St. # 1
Burnet, TX 78611
(512) 756-5245

33rd & 424th District Court | Burnet, TX 78611 — District courts have jurisdiction over felony criminal cases. The 33rd and 424th District Courts serve Burnet County and three other neighboring counties. Visit this website to view a court calendar, review dockets, and download forms.

33rd & 424th District Court | Burnet, TX 78611
1701 E. Polk St. # 74
Burnet, TX 78611
(512) 756-5436

Justice of the Peace | Burnet County, Texas — Traffic violations and misdemeanor cases punishable by fines only are often handled by justice of the peace courts. Burnet County has four precincts for justice of the peace courts. Visit this link to learn more about the Precinct 1 Justice of the Peace court, but you can find information about the other three justice of the peace courts in the navigation bar under “Departments.”

Precinct 1
1701 E. Polk St., Ste. 30
Burnet, TX 78611
(512) 756-5421

Precinct 2
1701 E. Polk St., Suite 01
Burnet, TX 78611
(512) 756-5453

Precinct 3
810 Steve Hawkins Parkway, Box 2
Marble Falls, TX 78654
(830) 798-3212

Precinct 4
810 Steve Hawkins Parkway
Marble Falls, TX 78654
(830) 798-3205

Third Court of Appeals — The Court of Appeals in Texas hears cases appealed from trial courts. The Third Court of Appeals has intermediate appellate jurisdiction of cases appealed from lower courts in Burnet County as well as 23 other counties in Texas. Visit this website to view a court calendar, learn more about the court’s current justices, and read about recent news.


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Burnet County, TX Law Enforcement Resources

County Sheriff | Burnet County, Texas — On this website, you can learn more about the sheriff of Burnet County. Read about the functions of the county sheriff and search online jail records. You can also view accident report and general records request forms as well as find various law enforcement links.

Burnet County Sheriff
1601 E. Polk St.
Burnet, TX 78611
(512) 756-8080

District Attorney — The District Attorney’s Office of the 33rd & 424th Judicial Districts prosecutes alleged offenders who commit alleged crimes within the four-county area served by these two district courts. Visit this website to learn more about the district attorney and the office’s staff. You can also download forms and find information relating to hot checks, victim impact statements, and crime victims compensation.

District Attorney’s Office
1701 E. Polk St., Ste. 24
Burnet, TX 78611
(512)756-5449

Police Department | City of Burnet — The Burnet Police Department is responsible for a coverage area through the City's Extra Territorial Jurisdiction, or one mile outside the current city limits. Its mission is “to provide efficient and effective law enforcement service to our community.” On this website, you can learn more about the Northeast Burnet Neighborhood Watch, view the City of Burnet Sex Offender Restriction Map, and find a list of most wanted suspects in Texas.

Burnet Police Department
105 S. Rhomberg St.
Burnet, TX 78611
(512) 756-6404

Police Department | Marble Falls, TX — Visit this website to get all kinds of information about the Marble Falls Police Department. You can learn more about the department’s divisions, access certain records, and find several statistics. You can also read about permits and licensing and find answers to frequently asked questions.

Marble Falls Police Department
209 Main St.
Marble Falls, TX 78654
(830) 693-3611


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Burnet County, Texas Crime Statistics

According to data submitted to the Texas Department of Public Safety’s Uniform Crime Reporting Bureau by Texas Sheriffs and Chiefs of Police, Burnet County had the following crime rates for the five-year period between 2011 and 2015:

Year

Murder

Rape

Robbery

Assault

Burglary

Larceny

Auto Theft

2015

1

23

4

76

157

463

27

2014

3

34

6

75

184

612

50

2013

5

22

6

64

187

676

58

2012

0

15

7

51

213

583

47

2011

0

17

2

61

265

569

51


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Burnet County, TX Zip Codes

Goldstein, Goldstein, Hilley & Orr handles cases all over the greater Burnet County area, including arrests occurring the following locations:

  • Bertram — 78605
  • Briggs — 78608
  • Burnet — 78611
  • Cottonwood Shores — 78657
  • Fairland — 78654
  • Granite Shoals — 78654
  • Highland Haven — 78654
  • Horseshoe Bay — 78657
  • Kingsland — 78639
  • Lake Victor — 78611
  • Mahomet — 78605
  • Marble Falls — 78654
  • Meadowlakes — 78654
  • Mormon Mill — 78654
  • Naruna — 76550
  • Oakalla — 78608
  • Oatmeal — 78605
  • Scobee — 78654
  • Sherwood Shores — 76245
  • Smithwick — 78654
  • Spicewood — 78669
  • Sudduth — 78611
  • Watson — 76550

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Goldstein, Goldstein, Hilley & Orr | Burnet County, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer

Were you arrested in Burnet County of any kind of alleged criminal offense? It is in your best interest to retain legal counsel before you make any kind of statement to authorities.

Goldstein, Goldstein, Hilley & Orr represents people facing criminal charges clients all over Burnet County, including Granite Shoals, Marble Falls, Burnet, and several other nearby areas. Call 210-226-1463 or fill out an online contact form today to set up a free initial consultation that will let our attorneys provide a complete evaluation of your case.


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