If you have been charged with DWI, a lot of questions may be running through your mind: What will this cost me? Will I go to jail? Will I lose my job? Will I lose my license? What should I do? The first thing to do is contact a good criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible. Woody Leverett has extensive experience defending clients charged with DWI.
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A drunk driving conviction has serious consequences, including possible jail time, fines, a license suspension, and annual license surcharges. First and second offenses are misdemeanors, while third offenses and beyond are felonies in Texas. Woody Leverett knows what is at stake, and he can guide you through the process.
You may be concerned about a license suspension following a drunk driving arrest. There are separate proceedings for the drunk driving charge, and the license suspension. There are firm deadlines for requesting an administrative hearing to fight a license suspension after failing a blood or breath test, so it is important to contact a lawyer as soon as possible.
Woody Leverett can represent you in an administrative hearing to fight the suspension of your driver's license. Without a lawyer, you risk missing important deadlines, and having your license automatically suspended, which can mean being unable to drive to work.
For commercial vehicle drivers who make a living by driving, there is more at stake in a license suspension. Woody Leverett can help protect your livelihood if you are a commercial vehicle driver who has been charged with drunk driving.
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Additional charges can stem from a drunk driving stop if police search your vehicle. Woody Leverett has the skill and experience to defend you against a wide range of criminal charges beyond drunk driving.