Driving While Intoxicated
Call 512-609-9606. Jail Release. A Driving While Intoxicated DWI charge in Texas is a serious offense and you need a competent criminal defense attorney to take immediate action for you. First, know your rights. You have a constitutional right to remain silent and not incriminate yourself when detained or arrested by Austin Police or Texas Law Enforcement. This means you can refuse all field sobriety tests to determine whether or not you are intoxicated. This office advises against taking DWI field sobriety tests. These tests can be subjective and, depending on the accused, not the most reliable. This office also advises against submitting a breath sample. Just because you are charged with a DWI does not mean you are guilty. You should hire a competent lawyer to aggressively and competently defend you against criminal charges.
The black letter law summary of Intoxication & Alcoholic Beverage offenses in Texas will be helpful for you to understand how violating these sections of the law can affect you and your family. Habitual and dangerous offenders might find themselves charged with an ENHANCED intoxication violation. All these factors make it important for you to call this law office immediately.
Administrative Driver’s License Suspension
After you are charged with DWI, you have 15 days from the date you were given notice of your administrative suspension to request a legal hearing to contest the suspension. Timely matters of this sort require a skilled attorney to ensure you do not waive certain rights. If you are unable to successfully appeal your driver’s license suspension after a DWI, you have the right to file a request for an occupational license that allows you to drive for actual and essential needs. With a knowledgeable and experienced lawyer, you will be back on the road in no time so you can get to work and take care of family obligations.
Jail Release and Bonding County Jail
Before you call a bondsman, call (512) 609-9606 for a free consultation. Many times there are various options an experienced criminal defense attorney can utilize to gain your release from jail that are less expensive and faster than using a bondsman. Make the smart choice and call The Mendoza Law Firm, L.L.C. first to help you coordinate a plan. Available by phone 24/7.