Houston DWI Lawyer – Free Consultations
Accused of drunk driving? Texas takes a strong stance against impaired driving, we strongly encourage you to hire a Houston based DWI attorney who specializes in defending this particular type of case. Learn more about how to choose the best defense attorney for your case in Houston, or anywhere else in Texas. To speak with our law firm now or to request a free consultation call 713-222-0400 now. Our attorneys have decades of experience defending DWI allegations and have a reputation for excellence in our area of law. Cases we defend include:
Introducing Leslie Johnson
Introducing Alan Baer
Introducing Leslie Johnson
Introducing Leslie Johnson
You thought you would never find yourself in this position, yet here you are – charged with a DWI and incarcerated in Harris County Jail. Suddenly you realize the full gravity of the situation, and that you might be charged with a felony or have aggravating circumstances. You are probably asking yourself, “What happens next?” or “What do I do now that I’ve been arrested for suspected drunk driving?”
If this has happened to you, now is the time to contact Houston’s top DWI defense attorneys – Johnson, Johnson & Baer, P.C. You can rest assured that the Government is going to do everything they can to suspend your Texas driver’s license and try to convict you of Driving While Intoxicated (DWI). Whether you refused a breath test, urine test, or blood test or if you gave a breath test, urine test or blood test, the Texas Department of Public Safety can and will suspend your driver’s license unless you timely (you have 15 days) request a hearing to challenge the suspension of your license. This is where we can help.
You only have 15 days to save your license!!
You only have 15 days after your arrest for suspected DWI to request a hearing to challenge the automatic suspension of your Texas Driver’s License. Call now to speak to an attorney at our DWI law firm – Johnson, Johnson & Baer. We are currently offering free consultations for new clients charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, drugs or DWI.
After a DWI arrest you probably have many questions…
There are different regulations and rules, depending if you were arrested in Harris County, Fort Bend County, Montgomery County or another area of Texas. We certainly understand and sympathize with you in your uneasy thoughts and feelings. In fact, the arrest process, being taken to jail, being booked and fingerprinted is often degrading, embarrassing and humiliating. We understand each and every one of these feelings and have helped hundreds of people just like you
Your License, your Job and your Freedom are Important to Us Too–
We understand that your License, your Job and your Freedom are important to you and we will fight to help save your License, Job and Freedom. Being charged with a DWI in Texas does not mean that you are guilty of drunk driving. You are simply accused.
The State has a highly qualified team of police officers, government lawyers and scientists to try their best to convict you of Driving While Intoxicated. You need a highly qualified and skilled team of DWI Defense lawyers to fight for you every step of the way.
Johnson, Johnson & Baer, P.C. is comprised of technically trained, exceptionally qualified and aggressive yet compassionate criminal defense lawyers to fight the Government on all fronts. We believe that everyone has the right to skilled legal counsel and an aggressive defense.
Why Should I Hire a DWI Defense Attorney?
DWI charges are serious, and you need the best dwi defense attorney possible. If the State of Texas arrests you and charges you with drunk driving and you don’t think you have been treated fairly, you expect someone to go to battle to challenge the State of Texas and fight for your rights. If this is what you expect, we are the lawyers for you.
Experienced Defense Counsel for All Impaired Driving Allegations+
Don’t leave your drunk driving case in the hands of just any lawyer that handles DWI’s. The experienced impaired driving defense attorneys at Johnson, Johnson & Baer, P.C. have practiced criminal law in the Greater Houston area since 1997. The firm has limited its practice to criminal law, and more specifically, to defending persons accused of DWI and other alcohol related offenses. Over 90% of the firm’s practice is devoted to defending DWI, DUI, BWI, Intoxication Assault and Intoxication Manslaughter charges against both adults and minors. Our lawyers are licensed to practice criminal law in all Texas Courts as well as most federal courts in the State of Texas.
Johnson, Johnson & Baer, P.C. focuses on representing citizens accused of Driving While Intoxicated (DWI), Driving Under the Influence (DUI), Intoxication Assault, Intoxication Manslaughter and all other alcohol related drunk driving offenses in the State of Texas. Come into our law office to speak to speak to one of our attorneys about your DWI case — your consultation is free. We’ll do our best to answer all of your questions.
When choosing a Lawyer for your DWI, your attorney’s experience is extremely important. Johnson, Johnson & Baer, P.C. has experienced criminal defense lawyers and staff to help you through the entire DWI process and all aspects of your DWI case. In order to mount a serious attack on the Government’s case, your lawyers should have the necessary training, skills and trial experience to challenge the Government. Over the years, the criminal defense lawyers at Johnson, Johnson & Baer, P.C. have successfully obtained a high number of dismissals, “Not Guilty” verdicts and reductions of DWI’s to lesser charges. Our goal and priority is to permanently keep a conviction for Texas DWI off of your record.
Possible Defenses to Get Win Your Case or Have Charges Dropped+
Johnson, Johnson & Baer, P.C. guarantees that every case we handle will be thoroughly investigated for any and all potential flaws in the Government’s case.If the Government cannot prove just one of the things below, you could possibly have your DWI case dismissed, or charges dropped.
- The arresting officer had a valid reason to stop you or come in contact with you,
- The arresting officer had probable cause to arrest you,
- The officer giving field sobriety tests was properly trained,
- The field sobriety tests were given correctly,
- The equipment used by the officer was working properly,
- The person operating the equipment was certified in the use of the equipment,
- The equipment was in working order at the time of its use, and;
- The machine did what it was suppose to do
- The person charged with DWI was intoxicated.
- The person charged with DWI was actually “operating” a motor vehicle.
We have experience challenging the Government in all areas above and have been able to successfully challenge the Government in these areas. Because of our challenges to the Government’s cases, we have obtained many dismissals and “Not Guilty” verdicts for our clients.
Proven Results against Harris, Fort Bend, Montgomery, Galveston and Brazoria County DWI Cases+
OUR RESULTS SPEAK FOR THEMSELVES!!
Is your Texas Driver’s License Important to you?+
CAUTION!! You have only 15 days from the date of arrest to request a hearing on your driver’s license. If you fail to request a hearing, your license may be suspended and you face the probability of paying huge fines for several years. It is important that you hire legal representation for this hearing to challenge the license suspension. Having legal representation for this license hearing provides the best opportunity for your attorney to question the arresting officer. Putting the officer on the stand helps to establish his or her position, which can be very beneficial to your case.
We have found that challenging your driver’s license suspension is the most important step in fighting the DWI portion of your case. After we request the hearing on your Texas driver’s license, we have the opportunity to question the officer(s) that arrested you prior to a jury trial in your case. This is an invaluable opportunity for us to obtain information that often times leads to a favorable result in your case or leads to a dismissal of your DWI. Many lawyers never even take advantage of this unique opportunity to learn about your case.
Texas Driver’s License Surcharge +
TEXAS DRIVER LICENSE SURCHARGE!! Beginning with any Texas DWI Conviction for an offense committed on or after 09/01/03, the Texas Department Of Public Safety is authorized to charge a surcharge on your Driver’s License. This charge will range from $1,000.00 to $2,000.00 a year for three years. Depending on whether you provided a breath sample, and the results, you could be facing a $6,000.00 fee to keep your license. Now you can understand why it is so important to fight your DWI and Driver’s License suspension. Now you know why the Texas road sign says, “A Texas DWI – You Can’t Afford It.” Read More….
Call the Texas DWI Lawyers at Johnson, Johnson & Baer, P.C. immediately to discuss ways we can fight your Texas driver’s license suspension and defend you against the DWI charge you’re up against.
Johnson, Johnson & Baer, P.C. has successfully defended hundreds of cases, drunk driving charges and other alcohol related offenses. Our goal from the beginning of your case is to get your case dismissed. We understand the importance of keeping a DWI off of your record. We have obtained numerous “not guilty” verdicts and had even more cases dismissed. OUR RESULTS SPEAK FOR THEMSELVES!!
Meet Our Defense Attorneys
Dane Johnson is Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and limits his practice to criminal defense…
Leslie Johnson has 20 year so experience and limits her practice exclusively to DWI & DUI Defense cases. In addition, Leslie Johnson is certified…
Alan Baer has over 30 years of criminal defense experience and has handled just about every type of criminal case. Mr. Baer has limited his practice…
Carson Joachim brings over 15 years of experience to the firm. Carson Joachim is a former prosecutor and currently represents the officers of…
Johnson, Johnson & Baer, P.C. is a criminal defense law firm, based in Houston, TX, concentrating in drunk driving cases including Driving While Intoxicated (DWI), Driving Under the Influence (DUI), Driving While Intoxicated with a Child passenger, Public Intoxication, Boating While Intoxicated (BWI), Intoxicated Assault and Intoxication Manslaughter and all other alcohol related offenses in Houston and across Texas.
The defense attorneys of Johnson, Johnson & Baer, P.C. have spent years training and perfecting their skills to defend DWI and other alcohol related offenses. Hire an experienced DWI Lawyer in Houston can mean the difference between winning and losing your drunk driving case. From the initial interview of a citizen accused of drunk driving to the conclusion of the case, the way your DWI attorney handles your case can have a lifetime impact on you. Frankly, a DWI charge or conviction in Houston, Texas can have serious and life-changing consequences. We are not here to scare you, however, if your DWI case is not handled properly, you could be dropped by your auto insurance company, you could lose your privilege to drive, you could be charged up to $8,000 in fines, fees and surcharges and you could still end up facing jail time. This is why it is of utmost importance to hire a criminal defense lawyer who focuses on handling Texas DWI’s and other alcohol related offenses. You should hire the best DWI defense attorney you can afford to handle your case. EXPERIENCE MATTERS!! Call today for a free DWI/DUI case evaluation.
The lawyers of Johnson, Johnson & Baer, P.C. have had over DWI 500 cases dismissed and
over 50 “Not Guilty” Verdicts. These are just a few of the case results from the firm.
Felony DWI Blood Test
Clilent was pulled over for spinning tires as he accelerated at an intersection. He performed Field Sobriety tests and then refused breath test. The police then obtained a search warrant and forcibly took his blood which showed his alcohol level to be a.18 – over twice the legal limit.
Result: Not Guilty
Client involved in major accident. Failed field sobriety tests. Breath test of .28 – over 3 times the legal limit.
DWI with Child Passenger – .18 Blood Test
Result : Reduced to Misdemeanor DWI
Client involved in an accident with 7 year old daughter in car and flees the scene of the accident. Client failed all field sobriety tests and blood was taken that showed her alcohol level at .18. DWI with Child Passenger was reduce to Misdemeanor DWI.
Get a Free Consultation with our Law Firm
If you have been accused of a crime involving alcohol, please fill out the contact form or call Johnson, Johnson & Baer, P.C. at 713-222-0400for a free initial consultation concerning your case. Our firm is ready willing and able to assist you through the DWI process. We answer thephone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. We understand that evenings and weekends are often the best time for our clients tomeet. Evening and weekend appointments are available upon request and we accept all major credit cards.
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