Fighting For Second Chances In The Face Of DWI Charges
A conviction for drunk driving carries a lasting penalties that can be expensive and disruptive, such as steep fines, prison time, probation, and driver’s license suspension or revocation. In addition, commercial drivers and those who carry professional licenses such as teachers, nurses, firefighters and EMTs may lose their licenses and livelihoods.
In Texas, driving while intoxicated (DWI) carries the following penalties:
- First offense – Class B misdemeanor, up to 180 days in jail and a $2,000 fine
- Second offense – Class A misdemeanor, up to one year in jail and a $4,000 fine
- Third offense – Third degree felony up to 10 years in prison and a $10,000 fine
- DWI enhanced – If your BAC is proven to be .15 or higher at the time of testing the charge will be elevated to a Class A misdemeanor even if it is a first offense.
Everybody makes mistakes. At The Lugo Law Firm, PLLC, we believe in second chances. Attorney Michelle Lugo draws on more than 20 years of experience to protect the rights, the freedom and the livelihoods of clients accused of drunk driving throughout the Dallas metroplex. Ms. Lugo will conduct a thorough investigation into your arrest and the facts of your case to develop a defense strategy that prioritizes your freedom, your driver’s license and your reputation.
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After an arrest for drunk driving, retaining an experienced criminal defense attorney is essential. The sooner you put a knowledgeable representative in your corner, the more effectively they can advocate for you at every stage of the process. Before saying another word to police, contact an attorney with years of experience defending against impaired driving charges – like Michelle Lugo.
During your free initial consultation at our office in Dallas, over the phone or via teleconference, Ms. Lugo will answer your questions, help you understand what you are facing and advise you of your options moving forward. Our team at The Lugo Law Firm, PLLC is committed to helping clients secure second chances in the face of criminal charges. Please call 972-777-1171 or send an email to arrange a consultation. We look forward to fighting for you.
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