The Galveston DWI lawyer you choose is a major determining factor in the success of your case, especially if you’re accused of injuring another person as a result of drunk driving in Texas. The reliable and responsive service offered by an experienced DWI attorney can be the difference between standard plea bargaining and a comprehensive and effective defense.
At The Law Offices of Tad Nelson & Associates, our legal team protects our clients’ rights and minimize the severe consequences of intoxication assault charges. If a person is convicted of intoxication assault they’ll face penalties which include:
- Up to $10,000 fine
- Two to 10 years in prison
- Driver’s license suspension: 180 days to one year
Founding attorney Tad Nelson is a former assistant district attorney for Galveston County. With more than 30 years of legal experience, he is a Board Certified® criminal law attorney per the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
If you’re facing criminal charges for DWI or a related offense, call our League City, Texas, office at 409-765-5614, or contact us online to arrange an initial consultation at our law firm.
Protect Your Freedom!
Defend Yourself From Felony DWI-Injury Charges
Causing serious injury to another person while driving drunk in Texas is a felony offense. Whether by accident or not, an injury that causes risk of death, permanent disfigurement or impairment of any bodily member or organ is classified as a third-degree felony in the state of Texas.
Intoxication assault is punishable as a second-degree felony in the following situations:
- DWI accident causing serious or permanent brain injury
- DWI accident causing injury to a police officer, firefighter or emergency worker
We take these cases very seriously and we devote the full resources of our law firm to our clients. Attorney Tad Nelson is prepared to counter the aggressive tactics of the prosecution and defend you under any circumstances. We take on tough DWI cases, and we achieve the best possible outcomes for our clients on a consistent basis.
Facing Felony Charges for Intoxication Assault?
Contact Attorney Tad Nelson About Your Cases As Soon As Possible
If you’re facing criminal charges in connection with an injury caused as a result of drunk driving, you could be facing serious prison time. Our legal team is one of the best qualified in Houston for criminal cases involving chemical evidence and DWI defense. If you’re serious about defending your freedom and your future, contact us. We can be reached at 409-765-5614.
Attorney Tad Nelson is Board Certified® in Criminal Law per the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. The Texas Board of Legal Specialization certifies attorneys in 20 specific areas of law; certification in any of these areas requires substantial demonstrated experience and skill, positive peer evaluations, ongoing legal education commitments and the passage of a rigorous test.