Texas Federal Criminal Defense Lawyers
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Firm Founded
in 1997
Criminal and Juvenile Charges Resolved

Texas Federal Criminal Defense Lawyers

At Whalen Law Office, we embody the perfect blend of big-firm resources and small-firm attention. Our reputation as a premier federal crime defense law firm in Frisco, Texas, stems from our dedication to providing top-tier legal solutions while upholding the highest standards of professionalism and discretion.

We thrive on the challenges that others shy away from. Our expertise shines brightest when the cases are at their most complex: federal charges, felonies, white-collar crimes, and high-stakes litigation.

Whether you’re a professional, a c-suite executive, or an individual facing federal charges, you can trust that our relentless pursuit of justice knows no bounds. While our reputation is built on remarkable victories, we are equally adept at preserving error and securing favorable outcomes, even in the most intricate legal battles.

Our team understands that every client is unique and every case deserves undivided attention. Our flat fee structure empowers you to engage with your dedicated attorney whenever you need, ensuring that you’re always well-informed and confident in your legal strategy.

We are not just lawyers; we are your advocates, strategists, and allies. Our commitment to your case goes beyond a mere legal transaction. Whether victory or setback, you’ll find solace in knowing that with Whalen Law Office, you’ve given yourself the best possible chance at justice.

When you choose our team, you’re choosing a legacy of excellence, a promise of dedication, and a relentless pursuit of your best interests.

Contact us today to start building your defense.


Unyielding Defense for Federal
Charges in Texas

You Got Questions.
We Got Answers.

Should I hire a federal criminal defense attorney?

Consulting with an experienced federal criminal defense attorney can help you understand your rights, the charges against you, options for defense, and the potential consequences. An attorney well-versed in federal law can provide informed legal counsel on how best to proceed and protect your interests. Whalen Law Office has nearly four decades of experience representing federal criminal defendants.

What are my rights during a federal investigation?

As with any criminal proceeding, you have the right to remain silent, speak to an attorney, and avoid self-incrimination during any federal investigation. Our attorneys will ensure your rights are protected.

What makes a state crime a federal crime?

Certain state crimes become federal when they involve interstate commerce, cross state lines, use the mail, involve federal lands, or other jurisdictional hooks. Our attorneys understand federal jurisdiction and have experience defending complex federal cases across the full spectrum of charges and court districts.

How much experience do you have in handling federal criminal cases?

Whalen Law Office has nearly 40 years of combined experience representing clients facing complex federal criminal charges and securing successful case outcomes for them.

How long will the legal process take for my case, and what steps will be involved?

The federal criminal process involves investigation, grand jury indictment, pretrial motions, plea negotiations, and potential trial. Most federal cases resolve in 6-12 months. Whalen Law Office will guide you through every step.

Find more answers to your frequently asked questions
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Navigating Federal
Cases Across Texas and
throughout the US

We recognize that federal legal battles know no geographical boundaries. Our office may be located in Frisco, Texas, but our federal crime lawyers are resolute in their commitment to defending clients nationwide. We thrive on taking on the toughest cases, and will travel to federal courts across the United States to ensure our clients receive the best possible defense.