DWI charges can be severe and can impact every area of your life. In Texas, a person commits a driving while intoxicated offense if he or she is intoxicated while operating a motor vehicle in a public place.
Texans who have been arrested – wrongfully or not – on DWI charges have to make some tough decisions that will impact their lives in the short- and long-term. You need a seasoned DWI lawyer like Morgan Bourque to help you make these choices, including how to:
- Fight the charges
- Craft a defense
- Negotiate a plea
- Organize a suspension hearing
- Appeal if an earlier court hearing does not end favorably.
Morgan Bourque is one of Texas’ most renowned DWI lawyers, proudly boasting a lengthy track record of successful DWI defenses and appeals. He is prepared to defend against city, county and state DWI charges and help protect your rights.
As a former Chief Assistant District Attorney at the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office, he prosecuted DWI charges for years, which uniquely positions him as one of Texas’ leading DWI lawyers. Armed with this special insight, he understands how prosecutors think and act – in and out of the courtroom – which is how he has consistently fought and won on behalf of the accused. For years, he has established himself as one of the few DWI lawyers who truly know the ins and outs of the Lone Star State’s justice system.
He has helped hundreds of first-time offenders and the accused navigate the law to avoid:
- Heavy Fines
- Unwanted media attention
- Permanent loss of your car
- Insurance rate increases
- A permanent criminal record
In addition to defending clients during their criminal proceedings, Morgan also helps them protect their driver’s licenses by providing aggressive representation during administrative hearings with the Texas Department of Public Safety.
In Texas, you are considered intoxicated if your blood alcohol level reaches 0.08. And while drinking and driving is always a dangerous mix, authorities often employ field sobriety tests that measure breath, blood and cognition that can be faulty, deceptive or that manipulate you into admitting you operated a vehicle under alcohol’s influence. The consequences for failing a test can be severe. Morgan Bourque is the lawyer you need to protect against common DWI mistakes – in hundreds of cases, he has had the charges dismissed or downgraded to lesser offenses.
Without knowing your rights, you or a loved one might reveal information that can be used against you. Morgan Bourque is the qualified lawyer who can protect private citizens and commercial drivers against these tactics – the DWI lawyer Texans turn to in their most challenging times.
Good people can make DWI mistakes and sometimes innocents get caught in a web of suspicion. No matter your situation, Morgan Bourque is ready to provide efficient, aggressive representation inside and outside the courtroom.
Call now to review your DWI case and begin establishing a successful strategy.