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Capital Murder | Murder | Manslaughter | Negligent Homicide

Located in Dallas, Texas, and serving the communities in and around the DFW Metroplex, the Law Office of Phillip Hayes provides those accused of a misdemeanor crime, including misdemeanor assault, with an experienced, aggressive, quality defense.

Capital murder defense lawyer and Texas native Phillip Hayes is a former prosecutor and experienced criminal defense attorney. He has over 10 years’ experience in criminal law, and his practice is dedicated to criminal defense. He has participated in dozens of murder trials, as both a prosecuting attorney and a defense lawyer. His experience as a former prosecutor gives him unique insight into the strengths and weaknesses of the government’s case and helps him formulate effective defense strategies.

Murder charges, ranging from intoxicated manslaughter and negligent homicide to capital murder, are very serious charges with very serious consequences if convicted. Such charges warrant a very serious defense from an experienced and aggressive Texas defense lawyer.

For additional information about our qualifications and the quality of our services, please visit our Benefits of Retaining Attorney Phillip Hayes page.

Experienced Dallas, Texas Murder Charge Defense Lawyer

Having an experienced criminal defense lawyer at your side to protect your rights and strive for the best possible outcome is essential when facing murder charges.

We are providing the following information to let you know the penalties you face, depending on your charges.


  • Capital Murder: Life imprisonment or the death penalty
  • Murder: Minimum of five years imprisonment and maximum of life in prison
  • Manslaughter: Minimum of two years imprisonment and maximum of 20 years in prison
  • Negligent Homicide: Minimum of 180 days imprisonment and maximum of two years in prison

Contact a Skilled Dallas Murder / Manslaughter Defense Lawyer Today

Obtaining a criminal defense lawyer with extensive trial experience, especially murder trial experience, can significantly affect the outcome of your case. We will help you understand the charges you face and explain your options to you.

For additional information about Texas murder or manslaughter charges, or to discuss your particular charges in confidence with an experienced Dallas criminal defense lawyer, please schedule a consultation by calling attorney Phillip Hayes at 214-774-0488.

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