Houston DWI Attorney
Multiple DUI Defense in Texas
If you have been arrested for DWI second offense in Texas, contact an experienced
criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible. This is considered a Class
"A" Misdemeanor, which is punishable by not less than 30 days
and up to one year in the County Jail and/or up to $4,000 in fines, or
probation for as long as two years and which would also include mandatory
jail time and driver's license suspension for as long as two years.
There is no limit on how long ago your prior DWI conviction occurred, the
state of Texas can use any prior DWI conviction to enhance your current
Contact a Houston DWI 2nd offense lawyer from Mark A. Morasch, Attorney at Law to schedule a free initial consultation.
Helping You Seek the Best Possible Results
The stakes are high for anyone charged with a second or subsequent DWI/DUI.
With so much on the line — including large fines, prison time, and
license suspension — it is important to talk to an experienced criminal
defense lawyer who is familiar with the full scope of legal options available,
which may keep you out of jail, keep your driver's license from being
suspended, and even prevent you from being convicted.
As a Houston criminal defense lawyer with
more than 20+ years of experience, I have handled hundreds of DWI cases. I am committed to defending people
who are interested in seeking the best possible results after a single
error in judgment. I will be there with you at all times and see your
case through to its conclusion.
Texas Penal Code Section 49.09. ENHANCED OFFENSES AND PENALTIES.
(a) Except as provided by Subsection (b), an offense under
Section 49.04, 49.05, 49.06, or 49.065 is a Class A misdemeanor, with a minimum term of confinement of 30 days,
if it is shown on the trial of the offense that the person has previously
been convicted one time of an offense relating to the operating of a motor
vehicle while intoxicated, an offense of operating an aircraft while intoxicated,
an offense of operating a watercraft while intoxicated, or an offense
of operating or assembling an amusement ride while intoxicated.
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