Houston Intoxication Assault Attorney
Intoxication Assault Lawyer Serving Houston, TX
Charged with Intoxication Assault?
Intoxication Assault is a third degree felony. In order to prove Intoxication Assault, the State of Texas criminal justice department must show that serious bodily injury was caused by the driver of a vehicle and the driver’s intoxication was a cause of the injuries. In Texas, serious bodily injury is defined as an injury that creates a substantial risk of death or that causes serious permanent disfigurement or protracted loss or impairment of the function of any bodily member or organ. If you have been involved or convicted of intoxication assault call Houston intoxication assault attorney Paul Darrow right away!
The punishment range is anywhere from 2-10 years in prison and up to a $10,000 fine. A person can get community supervision for Intoxication Assault, but it may be difficult depending on the severity of the injuries. A person will have their driver’s license suspended for 180 days to a year. If person does get probation you must serve a minimum of 30 days in jail as a condition of probation, and could get up to a maximum of 180 days in jail. The community service will range from 160-600 hours, and drug and alcohol treatment may be required.
Houston Intoxication Assault Attorney Paul Darrow
The consequences involved in intoxication assault can be very severe and ruin ones well being. Our Houston Intoxication Assault Attorney Paul Darrow will defend your rights and help you get through these challenging charges. Contact Darrow Law Firm P.C. now!