As a chief prosecutor in the Harris County District Attorney's Office Jon Stephenson handled a large number of murder cases.  Murder cases carry the most severe punishment under the law.  You need a lawyer who has tried and won these types of cases.  Jon has tried and won murder and capital murder cases.  Jon has also handled murder cases as a defense lawyer.  These cases require preparation for the Grand Jury as well as preparation for trial.  Most murder cases end with a trial.  You need a lawyer who is not afraid to go to trial and fight to win these cases.