Multiple DWI in Texas

Bryan, TX DWI Defense Attorney

If you have been charged with a DWI for the second, third, or subsequent time, it’s important to obtain legal representation from an experienced and trustworthy lawyer. At The Law Office of Shane Phelps, P.C., we are dedicated to helping our clients obtain the outcomes they desire. Our Bryan, TX DWI defense attorney possesses the comprehensive knowledge of the state laws and court proceedings to provide you an effective, solid defense strategy.

DWI Penalties

Being convicted of a second, third, or subsequent DWI can result in lengthy jail sentences, costly fines, an extensive license suspension and installation of the Interlock Ignition Device (IID). Not only will you face these harsh punishments, but your reputation can suffer irreparable damage with multiple DWIs on your criminal record, making it difficult to obtain employment or purchase a vehicle.

The following are the punishments for multiple DWI convictions:

  • Second DWI – Class A misdemeanor
    • Jail sentence between 30 days and one year
    • Fine of up to $4,000
    • License suspension between 180 days and two years
    • Up to 80 hours of community service
    • IID installation
  • Third or subsequent DWI – Third degree felony
    • Prison sentence between two to 10 years
    • Fine of up to $10,000
    • License revocation for two years
    • Community service between 160 and 600 hours
    • IID installation

Have a Former Prosecutor On Your Side

With decades of experience representing our clients in DWI-related cases, we can thoroughly investigate your case, analyze the evidence gathered by police and consult with professional experts to provide you with an effective defense strategy. As a former prosecutor, our founding attorney has an in-depth understanding of both sides of the courtroom, giving you the advantage of knowing what to expect from the prosecution.

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