According to the laws of many states, a driver has to give consent before taking a breathalyzer test when asked to do so by a police officer. The choice to take the test or not can be a difficult one depending on an individual circumstance.
You can decline to take the test, but will it be worth it? Of course,... Read More
Did you know that in 2015, more than 1.1 million drivers were charged with a DUI?
Getting behind the wheel of a car while under the influence is a dangerous decision.
Not only do you risk injuring someone else, you also risk your own life. If you’re caught driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, you’ll face a criminal offense.
If... Read More
A charge of Driving under the influence (DUI) carries heavy penalties in any state. In Texas, a first offense DUI charge will vary according to the circumstance.
Those circumstances impact your driving record and drivers license status.
Criminal Charges for a First Offense DUI
A first offense DUI in Texas may be a misdemeanor. That does come with consequences, however. A conviction... Read More
DUI arrests are an unfortunate, but very real, fact of life.
And although there is quite a stigma attached to those who are arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, the truth is that it can happen to anyone who drinks. For this reason, it’s very important to educate yourself on what to do before and after... Read More
There is a lot of confusion about DWI (driving while intoxicated) versus a DUI (driving under the influence). Put simply, both refer to operating a vehicle without normal mental or physical functionality due to drugs or alcohol.
These two sound similar but have differences and have a huge impact on the outcome of when facing the judge.
Have you recently received... Read More
We understand — when you’re hit with a driving under the influence charge, it’s tough. You’re worried about the outcome of the case and how it’ll impact your future.
What will really make or break your trial experience is who you have behind you. If you’re in need of a DWI attorney in Austin, you’ll want the best.
So, you’ve done... Read More
We all make bad decisions in life. And sadly, we have to deal with the consequences of those actions.
In 2013, over 28 million people admitted to driving while under the influence of alcohol. In perspective, this number is larger than the population of Texas.
If you’ve recently been arrested for a DWI, you’ll need legal support.
A qualified DWI attorney will... Read More
Did you know that DUI Arrests in Austin only have a conviction rate of about 64%?
So, just because you were pulled over and blew over the legal limit, doesn’t mean your life is over.
It can be an incredibly intimidating experience. And it can be embarrassing, particularly as people drive by while you’re trying to perform a sobriety test. You... Read More