Houston 3rd DUI Offense Lawyer

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If you have been charged with drunk driving for the second, third, or subsequent time, it is imperative to act quickly and seek experienced criminal defense counsel as soon as possible. I am Houston DUI defense attorney Mark A. Morasch, and I have more than 20+ years of experience in criminal defense matters. I can help you explore your full scope of legal options if you have been charged with drunk driving. Please contact a Houston 3rd DUI offense attorney online to learn more.

Third DWI/DUI Penalties in Texas

A Third Offense DWI/DUI is a Third-Degree Felony in Texas, and is punishable by:

  • Two to 10 years in prison and/or up to $10,000 in fines, or
  • Probation for as long as five years, which would also include mandatory jail time and driver's license suspension for as long as two years

You should also know that there is no limit on how long ago your prior DUI convictions occurred, the state of Texas can use any prior DWI conviction to enhance your current DWI charge.

Experience Matters: I Can Help You Explore Every Legal Option

I have been defending people arrested in Texas for drunk driving since 2003, and for the six years preceding 2003, I prosecuted drunk driving offenses for the state of Missouri. I understand what is at stake in Felony DWI cases, and I know what a felony conviction can do to your ability to live a normal life. You have my promise to pursue every legal option available in an effort to prepare the best possible defense for you, to keep you out of jail, and to keep your driver's license from being suspended. 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. (b) An offense under Section 49.04, 49.05, 49.06, or 49.065 is a felony of the third degree if it is shown on the trial of the offense that the person has previously been convicted: ...(2) two times of any other offense relating to the operating of a motor vehicle while intoxicated, operating an aircraft while intoxicated, operating a watercraft while intoxicated, or operating or assembling an amusement ride while intoxicated.

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If you are facing third DWI/DUI charges, call 713-468-2394 (713-got-aDWI) or e-mail my law firm. I offer payment plans, and accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover Card, and American Express. Program my number into your cellphone now, because you never know when you'll need help.

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