Blog Posts in 2017

  • 6-Dec-2017

    Texas DWI FAQs

    If you were recently arrested for driving while intoxicated in Dallas or anywhere else in Texas, and this is your first run-in with the law, you probably have a lot of questions. In order to help you better understand what you’re up against, we ...
  • 8-Nov-2017

    Aggravated Assault Charges in Dallas

    Historically, Texas has been full of “gun slinging” towns that don’t back down to threats. Even though Texas has some of the best gun laws in the nation today, it doesn’t mean that people can get involved in physically violent ...
  • 10-Oct-2017

    Mortgage Fraud Charges in Texas

    According to the Texas Attorney General’s website, “Mortgage fraud is a criminal offense and primarily involves fraud against mortgage lenders. Generally speaking, it occurs when facts are misrepresented; the value of the house is ...
  • 13-Sep-2017

    Effects of a Texas DWI

    Are you facing driving while intoxicated (DWI) charges in Dallas? If so and this is your first offense, you may not be aware of the lesser-known effects of a DWI. Sure, a DWI conviction leads to fines, jail, a license suspension and an annual fee up ...
  • 16-Aug-2017

    Identity Theft Charges in Texas

    Identity theft comes in various forms, but essentially it comes down to using someone else’s personal identifying information without their knowledge or consent. Such identifying information includes: driver’s license number, name, Social ...
  • 24-Jul-2017

    What is Community Supervision?

    Were you recently arrested for a crime in the Greater Dallas Area? If so, there is a strong possibility that you may get what’s called Community Supervision, which is like “probation” in other states. If a judge decides to place you ...
  • 6-Jun-2017

    Can I Be Deported for DWI?

    Texas has a significant immigrant population, and every day immigrants are faced with deportation issues. If you are a lawful permanent resident (a Green Card holder), and you were recently arrested for driving while intoxicated (DWI), you may be ...
  • 8-May-2017

    About Texas Family Violence Protective Orders

    In Dallas, victims of family violence, otherwise known as “domestic violence” can ask the court for a protective order. In Texas, the three different types of protective orders include: Temporary Ex Parte Protection Orders, Final ...
  • 6-Apr-2017

    Arrest Warrants vs. Bench Warrants in Dallas

    Are you concerned that there’s a warrant out for your arrest in the Greater Dallas Area? If so, perhaps the police have been busy investigating you for a crime and they are finally ready to press charges. Perhaps you violated a condition of ...
  • 15-Mar-2017

    Federal Charges in Dallas, Texas

    In the United States, we have two different types of crimes: state-level crimes and federal crimes. The state legislatures create state laws, whereas Congress creates federal laws. State crimes are prosecuted in the state courts; federal crimes are ...
  • 20-Feb-2017

    Penalties for DWI in Dallas

    Are you facing driving while intoxicated (DWI) charges in Dallas? If so, and this is your first offense, you’re going to have a lot of questions. What are the penalties? What are the other consequences you might not think about? In order to ...
  • 18-Jan-2017

    Courtroom Etiquette in Dallas

    In Texas, we have a variety of courts, including: district courts, county courts, county courts at law, probate courts, justice of the peace courts, and municipal courts. Generally, most criminal cases in the state are handled in the county courts ...