DWI Lawyer Serving the Houston Area
intoxication assault, an individual causes serious bodily injury to another while driving intoxicated.
It is a third degree felony. It differs from intoxication manslaughter,
a second degree felony, in that death was not caused by the accident.
If you are under investigation for intoxication assault, you need an experienced
Houston DWI defense lawyer to protect your rights, as these charges are
very serious felony allegations.
For over 15 years the Martinez Law Firm has successfully protected clients'
rights in intoxication assault cases. We have the confidence and legal
know-how to counter prosecutor tactics.
What are the penalties for intoxication assault?
An intoxication assault charge carries with it 2 to 10 years imprisonment
and up to $10,000 dollars in fines. Additionally, as it is a
felony, it could affect your employment options and your reputation well beyond
any prison sentence served. It is important to retain an experienced criminal
defense attorney who can defend you and explain all of your legal options.
Our firm can aggressively pursue dismissal or mitigation of the charges
in the first place.
Ask a Houston DWI Attorney
You are presumed innocent until proven guilty and with the right representation
on your side, your case has the potential to be won. Strict protocol must
be followed by law enforcement in terms of probable cause, the arrest, and
evidence procurement, including testing. We thoroughly prepare our cases and effectively
present clients in the most favorable light. In difficult times, you need
an aggressive, determined advocate on your side. You would not want to
leave this important a case in less skilled hands. Call us today and put
our experience to work for you. We represent drivers throughout Houston
and the surrounding areas.