DWI Lawyer in Dallas
Defending Against DWI Charges throughout Texas
If you have been charged with driving while intoxicated, a skilled criminal defense attorney can help you minimize the impact that a DWI charge has on your life. The sooner you contact a professional law firm, the sooner you can begin working to protect your rights and driving privileges.
At the Law Offices of Robert Gregg, we understand the stress that a criminal conviction can bring. When you come in for a free initial consultation, our experienced Dallas DWI attorney can work closely with you to come up with an affordable solution. We are committed to giving each and every client the full attention that they deserve.
When you need attentive, high-level criminal defense anywhere in Texas, reach out to us at (214) 891-7536.
Consequences of DWI in Texas
The penalties for DWI in Texas vary based on the specific circumstances of each case. The range of penalties is primarily determined by how many previous DWI convictions the offender has.
Penalties for a first-offense DWI in Texas include:
- A fine up to $2,000
- 3 to 180 days of jail time
- License suspension for up to two years
- Annual surcharge up to $2,000 for three years to keep your license
Other possible consequences may include mandatory community service, alcohol education program, SR22 insurance, or ignition interlock device installation.
Repeat offenders are subject to more severe penalties, including larger fines and longer jail sentences. They will also be required to attend a 32-hour DWI intervention program designed for repeat offenders. Those who fail to complete the program will have their licenses revoked until they finish the course.
The program covers a variety of topics, including:
- Lifestyle issues
- Positive thinking vs. irrational beliefs
- Physiological/psychological effects of drugs
- Chemical despondency
- How drug abuse effects family members
- Treatment options
- 12-step self-help groups
- Peer pressure
- Relapse prevention
Secure High-Quality Legal Counsel Today
Whether this is your first or fourth DWI, you will want an experienced law firm on your side defending you. Our Dallas DWI lawyer has the necessary skills and experience to advocate for your rights and help you through every step of the process. You can count on the Law Offices of Robert Gregg to handle all the stress and worry involved, so you can focus on your own life.
Get in touch with us today by calling (214) 891-7536 or contacting us online.