Williamson County, Texas, DUI/Drunk Driving Defense Attorney Serving Austin and Other Areas
Most Texans drive at least once every day. You probably take your car to work or to school. Maybe you also drive other places throughout the day. Drunk driving charges automatically jeopardize this lifestyle. Even if you are not convicted of the crime, your driver's license may still be suspended or revoked.
Attorney Matt Shanks will guide you through the DWI defense process and protect your driving privileges. Call 512-795-4165 or contact Mr. Shanks online to schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your defense.
What is the Difference Between DUI and DWI?
In Texas, adults are charged with DWI. Juveniles may be charged with either DUI or DWI. The consequences are serious when anyone is accused of drunk driving. Attorney Matthew Shanks represents adults and minors in drunk driving defense.
Protecting Your Driver's License
The clock to keep your driver's license starts as soon as you are arrested for DWI in Texas. There is a limited time period during which you can request an Administrative License Revocation (ALR) hearing to protect your driving privileges.
Also, if your license is suspended Mr. Shanks can help you to obtain an occupational license which will enable you to drive to work even while your license is under suspension.
It is important to act quickly to protect your driving privileges. Even if the criminal DWI charges are dismissed, your license could still be in jeopardy.
Schedule a Free Consultation
Call 512-795-4165 or contact Mr. Shanks online to schedule a free initial consultation. He will work with you, making sure that you understand the defense process. You can count on lawyer Shanks to protect your rights and your driver's license in Central Texas. His office is open Monday to Thursday from 9 am to 5 pm, and on Friday from 9 am to noon. For your convenience, he offers evening appointments and jail visits upon request.