Fort Bend County Felony DWI Lawyer
Premier DWI Defense in Fort Bend County
The state of Texas is one of the nation's leaders in drunk driving offenses. If you were arrested for any alcohol-related crime, such as DWI (driving while intoxicated) or intoxicated manslaughter, you could potentially be risking your future and freedoms. At Stornello Law Firm, P.C., we are committed to ensuring that our clients receive a favorable outcome for their case and work diligently to provide a positive resolution.
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What Are Felony DWI Offenses?
In the state of Texas, there are four types of crimes that can be considered as felony DWI offenses. If you or a loved one was arrested for any of the following offenses, you need to immediately contact a Sugar Land DWI attorney at Stornello Law Firm, P.C..
DWI Third: Two convictions for drunk driving means that a third will incur enhanced penalties. If 10 years have passed from the date of the most recent DWI conviction, your arrest may be considered a Class B misdemeanor charge, but if this third charge occurred within 10 years of your last arrest, you could be subjected to prison time and steep fines.
Intoxication Assault: Intoxication assault is defined under Texas Penal Code §49.07 and can be charged against someone who acted in a negligent manner that resulted in serious bodily injury to another person. This is a felony offense that could potentially result in prison time, fines and probation.
Intoxication Manslaughter: This is the most serious type of DWI offense that you could receive. Intoxication manslaughter is the act of negligently operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol that results in the death of another person.
DWI with a Minor Passenger: If a child under the age of 15 was in the vehicle at the time of the accident or arrest, you could be charged with a DWI with a child passenger. This offense is outlined in the Texas Penal Code §49.045.
Get Aggressive Representation In Fort Bend County
Felony drunk driving offenses require criminal defense attorneys who understand the laws regarding Texas DWI statutes. At our firm, we are proud to have assisted countless clients in obtaining favorable resolutions for their criminal accusations. Our lawyer, Attorney Stornello, is a former prosecutor and therefore knows exactly what to look for in the prosecutor's case. Our firm is not afraid to challenge evidence collected through your DWI and during your arrest, and we can diligently help you defend your rights and freedoms. Visit our DWI FAQ page for more information about drunk driving cases.
If you have questions or concerns regarding your situation, do not hesitate to contact Stornello Law Firm, P.C. today and schedule a free case evaluation as soon as possible. You deserve trusted defense!
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