Houston DWI Defense Lawyers
Arrested in Harris or Fort Bend County? Call (281) 369-4506 Today
Being arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated (DWI) is a serious
offense that requires the representation of an understanding and dedicated
criminal defense attorney. The evidence collected during
chemical tests and
field sobriety tests may seem foolproof, but the truth is that an experienced lawyer can often
help you dismantle the arguments presented by prosecutors. At Stornello
Law Firm, P.C., we are not afraid to actively pursue the best possible
outcome for your situation and ensure that your rights and freedoms are defended.
When you work with our firm, you will be working with a trusted lawyer who has
more than 20 years of legal experience assisting clients throughout Greater Houston. With the
benefit of having a former prosecutor on our team, we know what to look for in a prosecutor's case and we
are not afraid to
challenge evidence collected during a DWI stop. Our firm can provide outstanding representation
and counsel regarding any DWI matter.
Charged with driving under the influence?
Contact a criminal defense lawyer from Stornello Law Firm, P.C..
DWI Cases We Handle
This second-degree felony could potentially result in serious penalties.
If you were found to be operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol
and were involved in an accident that caused the death of another person,
you will be charged with intoxicated manslaughter.
If you were involved in an accident while you were under the influence
of alcohol and you caused serious property damage or bodily damage to
another person, you could be charged with a felony DWI. You will need
a skilled trial attorney to defend against felony charges.
Depending on your criminal history, the property damage you caused, or
the injuries that were caused because of your negligence, you could be
facing serious penalties. Commonly, DWI penalties include loss of license,
fines, incarceration and mandatory substance abuse counseling classes.
Many people have a lot of questions regarding their future after a DWI
arrest. If you were involved in a DWI accident or were arrested for driving
under the influence, you need to immediately contact an attorney from
Stornello Law Firm, P.C. to receive trustworthy answers for your specific
ALR / Driver's License Hearing
After an arrest, you will have 15 days to request a hearing before an
administrative board. This process, known as an administrative license
revocation (ALR) hearing will give you the opportunity to defend your
driving privileges. If you fail to request a hearing, your driver's
license will automatically be suspended. It is important that you retain
the representation of an attorney before this hearing.
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Stornello Law Firm, P.C., our Houston criminal defense lawyers are committed to aggressively defending
your rights and ensuring that your freedoms are protected. Being charged
with a DWI or other alcohol-related offense, even for the
first time, can lead to serious penalties. Without the representation of our team,
you could potentially be sentenced to jail or prison time, lose your license,
and have to pay fines. If you were arrested, or a loved one is facing the
DWI process, you need to work with a lawyer at Stornello Law Firm, P.C. today.
Contact our Houston criminal defense attorneys and schedule a
free case evaluation as soon as possible.