Challenging Your DUI/DWI Arrest

If you have been charged with driving under the influence, the most important thing you can do is to hire a knowledgeable lawyer to represent you. Our attorneys at Mark D. Scott & Associates have defended hundreds of clients who were arrested on suspicion of DUI/DWI in the Fort Worth/Tarrant County area.

DUI/DWI Penalties In Texas

The laws surrounding a DWI/DUI charge in Texas are complex, and the possible consequences of a conviction are unique to each defendant. Potential first-offense penalties for driving with a blood alcohol content (BAC) level of .08 or greater for an adult can include:

  • A fine of $2,000 and jail time of up to 180 days
  • Suspension of your driver's license for 180 days
  • A $2,000 annual surcharge for three years to keep your license

Subsequent DUI/DWI convictions carry penalties with additional jail time and longer license suspensions. Our team of lawyers can analyze your individual situation and advise you on the best strategy for your case.

How Our Firm Challenges A DUI/DWI Arrest

Any drunk driving charge should be taken extremely seriously. Our firm is prepared to take your case to court and fight with the intent to win. We have challenged DUI/DWI charges based upon the administration and accuracy of field sobriety tests, the legitimacy of traffic stops, improper police conduct, and other grounds.

What If I Have Multiple DUI/DWI Offenses?

Even if you have multiple DUI/DWI offenses on your record, we can help you. We will aid you in navigating the complexities of the law. Our goal is for you to receive the best possible outcome, based on your current charges and your prior convictions. Beyond that, we also can help you access treatment and education programs that can influence the outcome of your case.

Call Us Today

Our knowledge of Texas law can help you deal with a DWI/DUI charge. Call us today for a free consultation at 682-990-2062 or fill out our online form.