What is the penalty structure for DWI convictions?
There are several factors that go into assessing the potential punishment range for a Driving While Intoxicated charge. Chief among them will be whether you have previously been convicted of a prior DWI offense. As a result, the punishment range for a DWI conviction can range dramatically from probation to several years in prison for those with multiple DWI convictions. Do I need a DWI lawyer if I feel that I’m guilty? Yes! While you might feel this way, you still need a DWI lawyer by your side to evaluate two things. First, prior to the Tarrant County District Attorney’s office being able to achieve a conviction in a DWI case, they must first show several things ranging from the initial stop being valid to your guilty beyond a reasonable doubt that you were driving while intoxicated. Although you might feel they can prove you were driving under the influence of alcohol beyond the legal limit, if specific irregularities existed in your arrest then it may be possible to have your DWI ca