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Austin, TX Intoxication Assault Defense Attorneys

Charges involving driving while intoxicated (DWI) with serious bodily injury can have severe consequences

In Texas, intoxication assault charges present a legal challenge that demands serious attention and knowledgeable legal representation from an experienced attorney.

At Botsford & Roark, our Austin, TX assault intoxication assault lawyers have decades of experience in Central Texas. Our dedicated legal team has the knowledge, experience, resources, connections, and determination needed to effectively protect your rights, reputation, and freedom at every turn.

If you have been charged with intoxication assault (aka DWI assault or DWI with serious bodily injury) in Central Texas, contact us for a free and confidential case evaluation.

Understanding intoxication assault charges in Texas

Intoxication assault charges are filed in Texas when an individual, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol, causes severe bodily harm to another person. Texas law defines "severe bodily harm" as injuries that pose a significant risk of death, result in permanent disfigurement, or lead to lasting impairment of physical function. The state of Texas takes a strict stance on such offenses, and the penalties for those convicted can be severe.

How long do you go to jail for intoxication assault in Texas?

Intoxication assault

  • Third degree felony
  • 2-10 years in prison, up to $10,000 fine

A conviction for intoxication assault may also result in:

  • Lengthy probation
  • Mandatory participation in alcohol or drug education programs
  • Revocation of driving privileges

These consequences can have a profound and lasting impact on various aspects of your life, including your personal freedom, financial stability, and relationships. When facing intoxication assault charges, the experienced intoxication assault defense lawyers at Botsford & Roark can guide you throughout the process ensuring your rights and interests are being protected.

Bold, fearless defense representation

At Botsford & Roark, our reputation in the legal field speaks for itself, particularly in the areas of DWI defense. Here's why you can rely on us for your intoxication assault defense:

  • Proven excellence. Our firm has a distinguished track record in a wide range of legal matters, with a particular focus on DWI.
  • Tailored strategies. Each case is unique. That’s why we meticulously scrutinize the specifics of your case, including the circumstances, evidence, and jurisdiction, to craft a defense strategy tailored precisely to your situation.
  • Vigorous advocacy. Our advocacy is characterized by its proactivity. We painstakingly question the evidence and legal processes arrayed against you, leaving no stone unturned when gathering the requisite proof, soliciting witness statements, and procuring expert testimonies in support of your defense.

If you’ve been charged with intoxication assault, seek immediate legal help

The Austin intoxication assault defense lawyers at Botsford & Roark are fierce negotiators, unyielding advocates, and formidable litigators. We are ready to work tirelessly on your behalf. If you have been charged with intoxicated assault in Austin or another Central Texas community, contact us for a free case evaluation. You can trust us to fight every step of the way to protect your future.

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