About Eric Harron

Eric Harron is a criminal defense lawyer who focuses his practice on assisting those who have been accused of crimes and those who have been injured due to someone else’s negligence. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Austin Criminal Defense Lawyer’s association.

How To Check Your Driver’s License Status in Texas

There are a surprising number of ways that a person can find themselves with a suspended driver’s license . . . some of them may even come as a surprise. Here are just some of the reasons someone can get slapped with a suspended license: Traffic offense(s) Driving recklessly Causing

March 18th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Sexual Assault in Texas: Can Charges Be Dropped?

Sexual assault in Texas is no small matter. Prosecutors in here take sexual assault charges very seriously—and you should, too! The Most Common Sexual Assault Charges In Texas, sexual assault is the same as rape. The variations are: Sexual Assault (Rape): Non-consensual, unwanted sexual intercourse or consensual sexual intercourse with

February 26th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

When to Call a Criminal Defense Lawyer in Austin

In all honesty, it’s never too early to call a criminal defense lawyer in Austin. If you’re arrested, things can feel chaotic, confusing, and out of your control. Having the assistance of a lawyer from the very beginning will ensure your constitutional rights are known and protected. Here are a

January 15th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Understanding Money Laundering and Embezzlement

What is money laundering? And how does it differ from embezzlement? These are just a few of the questions that might arise when someone is under criminal investigation. This can be a confusing and stressful time, but the Law Office of Eric Harron is here to help make the

December 28th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

8 Tips to Avoid a Holiday DWI

Drinking during the holidays is nothing new, nor is driving during the holidays. Combining the two creates deadly results, and so year after year there is a spike in alcohol-related traffic deaths from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day. Police are especially vigilant during the holidays, and your chances of

December 18th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Ask An Expungement Attorney: What is Record Expungement?

Getting arrested, charged, and found guilty of a crime has serious and negative long-term effects on your life for years to come, if not forever. Your future employers, landlords, loan officers, and others will have access to your public criminal record and will judge you accordingly. The consequences, stigma, and

October 29th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Elderly Abuse: When to Get a Nursing Home Neglect Lawyer

It’s extremely unfortunate, but more than 10% of older adults experience some form of abuse, with nursing home neglect being high on the list of common types. Nursing home neglect can be committed in a variety of ways: Neglecting to provide basic needs (reasonable amounts of food and water and

September 22nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Ask a Fraud Attorney: What is Consumer Fraud?

Consumer fraud, defined as any illicit activity that involves deceit against a purchaser and results in financial loss or physical harm, is a very common crime in the United States. Here are some interesting facts about consumer fraud: Americans are far more likely to have their identity stolen (791 million)

September 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|