Odessa, TX is a city in Ector and Midland counties. It is also the principal city in the Odessa, Texas Metropolitan Statistical Area. Odessa is named after the city of Odessa in the Ukraine. Odessa was also once home to former presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush.
Odessa Lawyers practice in almost all fields of law. Attorneys are available in the fields of divorce, custody, employment law, personal injury, criminal law, real estate, immigration, and other fields. It is important to find an attorney who is experienced in the right legal area.
Recently, ten Odessa men were arrested for the theft of millions of dollars worth of oil and gas. Six of the men were arrested on federal wire fraud, mail fraud and conspiracy. The other four face state money laundering charges. These men will later face these charges in court.
Federal cases, such as ones involving federal wire fraud and mail fraud, will be filed in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. State cases, such as the ones involving state money laundering charges, will be filed in the Ector County District Court. It is important to file your case in the proper court.
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For more information about laws in Odessa, Visit the following sites:
- Texas Courts
- Texas Penal Code
- State Bar of Texas
- Midland County Bar Association