Houston DWI Defense Attorneys
DUI and DWI Defense
Houston, Galveston and League City, Texas
At Tad Nelson & Associates, we have observed that most of our Houston, TX area DWI clients have lived their entire lives without previous contact with law enforcement. Houston based DWI defense lawyer Tad Nelson understands the worry caused by an arrest for driving while intoxicated.
Mr. Nelson’s main distinction as a Houston DWI defense attorney comes from his ability to represent your cause in front of the jury, communicate with juries, and win hundreds of drunk driving cases throughout southeast Texas.
The process of being arrested, taken to jail, photographed, and fingerprinted can be humiliating and frightening. He respects your concerns and fears for your career and family. Houston Attorney Tad Nelson has created a small town law firm that will defend you against any DWI/DUI charges, and help you and your family cope with the challenges that accompany a DWI charge.
Contact the Law Offices of Tad Nelson & Associates if you’ve been charged with drunk driving in Houston; a serious criminal offense that may be prosecuted as a felony. Call (281) 280-0100. We can help.
Galveston County & Houston DWI Defense Attorneys
Tad Nelson and his criminal defense team at the Law Offices of Tad Nelson & Associates have extensive experience defending persons who are facing prosecution for alcohol related driving offenses, from first-time offenders to felony charges for a third DWI, including:
- Driving while intoxicated (DWI)
- Driving under the influence of drugs
- Intoxication assault (car accident with injuries)
- Intoxication manslaughter (involuntary manslaughter)
- Underage drinking and driving (DUI)
- DWI with a child on board
- Commercial driver DWI (CDL license)
The severity of these charges and accompanying punishments vary, depending on factors such as blood alcohol level, prior offenses, whether there was a child in the car, and the speed of the car. The penalties for conviction range from license suspension and jail time to steep fines and special DWI surcharges.
Successfully defending people against DWI/DUI charges requires extensive knowledge of the laws, police procedures, and the consequences. Because laws and detection techniques are constantly changing, Tad Nelson attends frequent seminars, workshops, and classes on DUI defense throughout the country.
Houston criminal defense attorney Tad Nelson is familiar with the different strategies and available options for a Galveston County DWI versus a Harris County DWI.
Contact a drunk driving defense lawyer with the experience to fight the toughest DWI cases.
Call Tad Nelson at 713-802-1631.
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*Attorney Tad A. Nelson is Board Certified in Criminal Law. The Texas Board of Legal Specialization certifies attorneys in 20 specific areas of law; certification in any of these areas requires substantial demonstrated experience and skill, positive peer evaluations, ongoing legal education commitments, and the passage of a rigorous test.