DWI and DUI: What’s the Difference?

In Texas, there’s a legal distinction between DWI and DUI that turns on the age of the driver at the time of his or her arrest. The law is different in each of these types of cases and the sentencing provisions are drastically different. Here’s how they’re distinguished from […]

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Texas Alcohol Laws: What You Need to Know

It’s hard to follow a law if you don’t know what it is in the first place. It’s common for us to meet with clients who broke a law, but didn’t know that it was even a law in the State of Texas. Here are a few fast facts […]

By |April 17th, 2017|DWI, Questions About Law|Comments Off on Texas Alcohol Laws: What You Need to Know

The Top 5 Reasons People Are Arrested in Texas

Every year, there are more than three-quarters of a million arrests made throughout Texas. While this includes violent and serious charges like human trafficking and manslaughter, most arrests are for non-violent crimes. The following are the five most common reasons people get arrested in Texas: (more…)

By |March 6th, 2017|Criminal Defense, Dangerous Drug Charge, Domestic Violence, DWI, Questions About Law|Comments Off on The Top 5 Reasons People Are Arrested in Texas
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    How Does Texas’ Driver Responsibility Program (Points System) Work?

How Does Texas’ Driver Responsibility Program (Points System) Work?

Each state operates under its own set of laws regarding drivers. Texas keeps up with driver’s records and instills safe driving habits through means of the Driver Responsibility Program, or the Points System. Here is an explanation of the system, how it works, and the effect it has on […]

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Does a DWI Affect My Insurance?

Driving under the influence of alcohol in Texas can have serious consequences. Not only will you be arrested and held in jail, but you will also suffer financial issues such as fines and higher insurance premiums. Below is an overview of DWI laws in Texas and how it can […]

By |January 9th, 2017|car accidents, Distracted Driving, DWI|Comments Off on Does a DWI Affect My Insurance?

DWI & Aggravated DWI Charges

Driving while under the influence of intoxicants, like drugs or alcohol, is a serious offense, referred to as “DWI.” Driving while impaired increases the risks of accidents and fatalities, and is taken seriously by law enforcement officers. The best way to avoid a charge of DWI is to never […]

By |December 21st, 2016|DWI, Uncategorized|Comments Off on DWI & Aggravated DWI Charges
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    The Texas Zero Tolerance Laws and Underage Drinking & Driving

The Texas Zero Tolerance Laws and Underage Drinking & Driving

 The law in all 50 states is that it’s illegal to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol content of .08 or higher, but this law focuses on drivers who are 21 years of age or older. Texas takes very strong positions on anybody under 21 who has […]

By |December 8th, 2016|DWI|Comments Off on The Texas Zero Tolerance Laws and Underage Drinking & Driving
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    What to Do Before, During, and After a Car Accident in Austin

What to Do Before, During, and After a Car Accident in Austin

The thought of getting into a car accident is scary. You want yourself and your loved ones to be safe every time you get on the road.

To help ease your worries, take the time to educate yourself on what to do in a car accident. You should know what […]

By |November 14th, 2016|car accidents, Distracted Driving, DWI, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Trucking Accident|Comments Off on What to Do Before, During, and After a Car Accident in Austin

Back to School Driving Tips

When students begin to fill the paths of college campuses and children pack up their bags and head off to the local school, much changes. Individuals have to commit more time to homework and their studies, and the weather often signifies that shift. Whether you’re a member of a […]

By |September 6th, 2016|Distracted Driving, DWI, Personal Injury|Comments Off on Back to School Driving Tips

4 Ways to Identify the Best DWI Lawyer For You

We’ve all made a few mistakes, and some of us have even gotten ourselves into a spot of trouble with law enforcement. The most important thing to remember after a run-in with police officers is that the criminal justice system is fair and impartial, and criminal lawyers are here […]

By |July 14th, 2016|DWI|Comments Off on 4 Ways to Identify the Best DWI Lawyer For You