Intoxication Assault / DWI with Serious Bodily Injury
Let Our Bryan, TX DUI Lawyer Protect Your Rights
If you have been arrested for intoxication assault, also known as DWI with
serious bodily injury, it’s imperative that you seek legal services
from a qualified and reliable criminal defense attorney. At
The Law Office of Shane Phelps, P.C., our legal team understands what it takes in order to have your charges
reduced or your case thrown out entirely. With
over 30 years of legal experience, we have an in-depth understanding of the Texas legal system and court
processes to give you the legal support necessary to get your life back on track.
Intoxication Assault Penalties
According to Texas law, if a
DWI arrest also causes serious bodily injury to another person, then the crime
can be charged as intoxication assault. Serious bodily injury is defined
as injury which causes extensive impairment or loss of function of any
organ or limb, or involves a considerable risk of death. Intoxication
assault is classified as a third degree felony, which is punishable by
a prison sentence between two and ten years, as well as a fine of up to $10,000.
Protecting Your Rights, Reputation & Future
While you face the criminal charges associated with the crime, the injured
driver will obtain aggressive representation for any civil lawsuit as
well. As a
former prosecutor, our founding attorney understands how the prosecution will approach your
case and can develop a relentless and personalized strategy for your case.
With penalties this significant, do not hesitate getting experienced and
skilled legal representation today.
Contact our Byan, TX DUI lawyer and schedule a