DWI Attorney Serving El Paso, Midland & Odessa
Having a DWI conviction on your record can have serious impacts on your everyday life and your career aspirations. Because of this, it is critical to hire an experienced DWI attorney on your side that can break down the details of your case and get you the best outcome possible.
If you have been charged with a DWI, it is important that you consult with a DWI attorney. When working with our law firm, you will have an experienced legal team who has extensive litigation experience and has worked on thousands of cases. We offer scheduled consultations to help you determine what your next steps need to be.
DUI / DWI Penalties In Texas
Being convicted of a DWI in Texas can result in harsh penalties. Some of these penalties can include mandatory jail time. Because of this, it is very important that you hire an attorney that will be on your side and get you the best result possible. Some of the potential penalties you could face include:
- First Time DWI: 3 to 180 days in jail, up to $2,000 in fines, and a license suspension of 90 to 365 days.
- Second Time DWI: 30 days to 1 year in jail, up to $4,000 in fines, a license suspension of 180 days to 2 years, and an Interlock Ignition Device installed in your vehicle.
- Third Time DWI: 2 years in jail, up to $10,000 in fines, a license suspension of 180 days to 2 years, and an Interlock Ignition Device installed in your vehicle.
What To Do After Receiving A DWI?
If this is the first time you have received a DWI, it will most likely be a misdemeanor charge. There are unique circumstances that can cause a first time DWI to become a felony. Some of those scenarios include; if someone was killed or injured as a result of you driving under the influence, if you were cited with a DWI while driving on a restricted or suspended license or if your BAC was at a higher level.
If you have received a DWI, you should not speak any further to the police and you should immediately contact a DWI attorney. Your attorney will take control of the entire situation and be your advocate when dealing with the police and the prosecutor.
Contact Experienced DWI Attorneys
At the Law Office of Romero & Warrick, our team is dedicated to helping and representing you. You will have an experienced legal team who has extensive litigation experience and has worked on thousands of cases.
Our firm primarily serves the areas of El Paso, Midland, Odessa and other areas around Texas. If you are in need of an experienced DWI attorney in Texas, please contact us today to schedule your case evaluation.