Law Office of Steven Rocket Rosen

Call Today 713.227.2900
Highly Skilled & Experienced Defense Contact Our Firm Today to Challenge Your DWI Charge

Fort Bend County DWI Attorney

Drunk Driving Charges Explained by a Criminal Lawyer

Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol is a very serious offense. Local Fort Bend County law enforcement work hard to ensure that drivers are operating under safe conditions and to keep the roadway free of drunk or drugged drivers by always being on the lookout for intoxicated behavior. Routine traffic stops and driving while intoxicated (DWI) checkpoints have become more common over the years, and in 2010, more than 90,000 people were arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

If you’ve been arrested for a DUI, we understand what is at stake. Should you hire the legal services provided at our firm, you will see firsthand the dedication I have for each case. We have 40 years of combined legal experience and will work tirelessly to secure a favorable outcome on your behalf.

Have you been arrested and charged with DWI in Fort Bend County? Put us on your side by calling (713) 227-2900 today.

DWI Penalties in Texas

Under Texas Penal Code §49.04, drunk or drugged driving laws clearly state that any person operating a vehicle under the influence of a substance that can greatly impair their judgment, driving skills and reaction time may be charged with a DWI.

First Offense:

  • Up to 180 days in jail
  • A fine of $2,000
  • Mandatory license revocation for at least 90 days

Second Offense:

  • Up to 1 year in jail
  • A fine of $4,000
  • License suspension for at least 180 days

Second- and third-time offenders will also have to have an interlock ignition device (IID) installed in their vehicles to regain their driving privileges.

Defense for Charges of Driving Under the Influence

DWI charges can severely alter a person's life. After an arrest and charge for DWI, you must retain legal counsel of a dedicated criminal defense attorney in Fort Bend County. Regardless of the offense, whether this is your first DWI charge, you are a repeat offender, or you have been charged with driving under the influence (DUI) under the age of 21, our firm can help. Although you cannot plead to a lesser offense in the state of Texas, you may be able to protect your driving privileges at an ALR hearing. These hearings happen quickly after your arrest, and you only have 10 days after your arrest to retain legal counsel before the hearing, so it is imperative that you work with our firm right away.

When you work with the Law Office of Steven Rocket Rosen, we will challenge the evidence of the DWI charge and fight for your freedoms and ensure that you rights are protected. Even if you are charged with a felony DWI, multiple DWI or intoxicated manslaughter, you can rest assured that your case will be in good hands. We have 40 years of combined legal experience in assisting clients achieve a favorable outcome for their criminal cases. If you have questions or concerns regarding your situation and how working with the Law Office of Steven Rocket Rosen can greatly benefit your case, do not hesitate to contact our firm today. We offer free case evaluations to all potential clients that are risk free and confidential.

Contact a Fort Bend County criminal attorney from my firm
and schedule your appointment!

CRIMINAL ACCUSATIONS CAN BE DEVASTATING

You Need a Fighter on Your Side
  • Texas Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist

  • Rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell®

  • Experienced as a Former Texas Prosecutor

  • Defended More Than 10 Capital Murder Cases

  • Licensed to Practice in the U.S. Supreme Court

  • Admitted to Practice in All of the State Courts in Texas

  • Licensed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

  • Featured on Various National News Networks & Shows

Notable Case Results

Put Our Courtroom Success on Your Side
  • Case Dismissed Aggravated Assault (Fort Bend County)
  • Deferred Adjudication, No Prison Time Aggravated Assault (Fort Bend County)
  • Reduced Sentence Aggravated Robbery (Brazoria County)
  • No Prison Time Heroin Possession (Harris County)
  • Probation, No Federal Prison Time Manufacturing & Distributing Synthetic Marijuana (Federal Court)

Contact Us Today

All Case Evaluations Are Free and Confidential
  • Please enter your name.
  • This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.