Intoxication manslaughter and Intoxication assault

The Houston Chronicle reported the latest arrest made for intoxication manslaughter and intoxicated assault in Harris County, Texas. Harris County is one of the top areas in the country for vehicle fatalities related to alcohol. The Harris County District Attorney’s … Continue reading

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Comparison of Ignition Interlock Devices

DUI (Driving under the Influence) is a great offense in theUS. One of the punishments given to drivers who are in breach of this law is installation of ignition interlock devices, also commonly referred to as IID in their cars … Continue reading

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DWI Arrest/Investigation – No innocent answers

Police officers are trained to ask seemingly innocent questions in order to gain valuable information that can assist them to gather further evidence or to develop probable cause to arrest you. During DWI investigations, officers ask simple questions about where … Continue reading

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Houston DWI Lawyer | Field Sobriety Testing

I’ve successfully defended and prosecuted 100s of DWI cases along with reviewing videos containing the standardized field sobriety tests. Although I have been highly trained to carefully analyze how police officers conduct the administration of the tests and how individuals … Continue reading

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Houston Criminal Lawyer | DWIs and Confusion surrounding the DPS procedures

In Texas, following an arrest for Driving While Intoxicated (DWI), the person arrested or their criminal defense attorney has 15 days to request a hearing with DPS. If this is not done correctly or in a timely manner, then DPS will proceed … Continue reading

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Houston Criminal Lawyer | DWI’s Aren’t Only About Drinking

Not many people outside Houston criminal lawyers, prosecutors and law enforcement agencies keep up with changing laws in Texas; however, a new law took effect on September 1, 2011 that deals with with a drug known as K2 or Spice … Continue reading

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Houston Criminal Lawyer | Reasons to Refuse Field Sobriety Tests

If you find yourself pulled over by the police such as the HPD DWI Task Force; you already have a serious problem and more than likely you are going to be arrested for Driving While Intoxicated (DWI). Most officers are … Continue reading

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