Houston Drunk Driving DUI/DWI Lawyers
From Chris’ interview for the Masters of the Courtroom series on ReelLawyers.com.
Texas police, prosecutors, and judges take drunk driving seriously. Tritico Rainey, takes your rights seriously. Drunk driving is not a simple traffic ticket. DUI/DWI is considered a serious criminal offense. You need an experienced Houston DUI/DWI attorney to represent you and protect your rights.
Consequences Of Conviction
Conviction for drunk driving DUI/DWI in Texas can result in a wide range of serious penalties, which can include:
- A minimum of 72 hours in jail on your first offense
- Loss of your driver’s license
- Fines in excess of $2,000
- Community service
- $1,000 per year for three years to retain your driver’s license
If you are charged with a third or subsequent DUI/DWI, or you are accused of drunk driving with a child under the age of 15 in the car, you could be convicted of a felony. Felony DUI/DWI penalties include 2 to 10 years in prison.
Administrative License Review
In addition to your criminal case, you must request an ALR Hearing (Administrative License Review) to challenge the revocation of your driver’s license.
You should not face the criminal or administrative proceedings without an experienced Texas DWI attorney. Our DUI/DWI lawyers know how to challenge traffic stops, sobriety tests, and Breathalyzer evidence. We will do everything we can to protect you from a drunk driving conviction.
If you are charged with drunk driving (DUI/DWI) in Houston or anywhere in Texas, contact us to schedule a FREE CONSULTATION with an experienced Texas DUI lawyer. You can also call as at 713-581-8203, or toll free at 866-719-1434.