Serving Bastrop and the surrounding areas

20+ Years as a Felony Prosecutor

30+ Years practicing Criminal Law

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807 Pecan St. Bastrop, TX 78602

Child Abuse
DUI Criminal law

Aggressive Criminal Defense Attorney

Have you been accused of committing a crime? Don’t let the prosecution bully you into an unfair deal. Stand up for your rights, and hire a dedicated criminal defense attorney who will represent zealously. As a former prosecutor and as a criminal defense attorney, Mr. Sanderson has more than 30 years’ experience in the practice of criminal law. He actively represents clients in Bastrop, Lee, Fayette, Washington, and Caldwell counties against criminal charges, providing aggressive representation with proven results.

As an experienced criminal defense attorney, Mr. Sanderson is devoted to protecting his clients’ freedom. He challenges the prosecution to prove its case and doggedly seeks to eliminate or reduce potential sentences.


Mr. Sanderson knows that witnesses may lie on the stand, that crime scenes can be tampered with, and that police officers can make mistakes. He personally speaks with witnesses to ensure that they are telling the whole truth.


He researches legal precedent and examines the alleged crime scene with a fine-toothed comb, searching for evidence that can help prove your innocence. He also pores over police records and brings in experts to challenge the prosecution’s theories.

Ensuring a valiant fight for your freedom

A former Bastrop County prosecutor, Mr. Sanderson understands the inner-workings of the criminal justice system. With his unique perspective, Mr. Sanderson effectively represents clients in such criminal matters as:

Zealously advocating for your rights

Forrest L Sanderson, III, Attorney at Law, serves clients in Smithville, Elgin, Bastrop, Giddings, La Grange, Brenham, Lockhart, and surrounding areas.

Nothing is more important than your freedom. If you need a defense attorney who is dedicated to your case, call


  • DWI

  • Drug offenses

  • Family violence

  • Sexual assault

  • Child abuse

  • Murder

  • Juvenile delinquency matters

  • Burglary

  • Probation revocation

  • Theft

  • Aggravated assault

  • Robbery

  • Aggravated kidnapping

  • Felonies and misdemeanors


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