Aggressive Defense For Drunk Driving Charges
Texas has strict drunk driving laws that punish anyone caught driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. These punishments are extremely severe, and facing these charges is not something you want to do alone. You need an aggressive, experienced attorney who will fight your charges.
Attorney Michael T. Seiler, founder of Seiler Rapp & Guerra, is an experienced criminal defense attorney. He has aggressively defended clients from The Woodlands and across this part of Texas in Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) charges. As a criminal defense lawyer, he brings insight and toughness to your case.
What Are The Penalties To Drunk Driving In Texas?
The penalties are some of the strictest in the nation, including jail time, fines and loss of a license. The severity of the penalties depends on which offense this is for you.:
- The maximum offense for a first offense is 180 days in jail and a $2000 fine, and a year without a license.,
- The maximum offense for a second offense is one year in jail and a $4000 fine, and two years without a license.,
- The maximum penalties For a third offense are ten years in prison, a $10000 fine, and two years without a license.
Additionally, you must serve a mandatory three days in jail for a first offense. If you are found driving drunk with a child passenger, the state can add up to $10,000, two years of imprisonment, and 180 days without a license to your sentence.
Defense From A Former State Judge
As a former criminal prosecutor and state judge in Texas, Michael T. Seiler understands the criminal process intimately. He can work with you to build a defense. He will fight for your rights and help you move on from these charges.