Drunk Driving Laws and Penalties in Texas

The legal drinking age in the United States is 21 years of age. Turning 21 means that you’re able to purchase alcohol. It does not give you the right to get behind the wheel while intoxicated. Drinking while impaired is one of the biggest reasons for accidents. Drunk driving penalties are in place for a […]

4 Things to Know About DUI Bail in Austin, Texas

Did you know that approximately 1.5 million Americans face a DWI arrest each year? Getting charged with a DUI is a serious situation that can have lasting consequences if it’s not handled correctly. Your first priority is to get out of custody and build a solid defense – that’s where DUI bail comes into play. In we’ll […]

DWI Arrest in Texas: What Are Your Rights?

Did you know that around 1.5 million Americans face a DWI arrest each year? Getting arrested for driving while intoxicated (DWI) is never a pleasant experience. However, knowing your rights can help you take control of the situation. In the sections below, we will explain to you the key rights you need to know about if you […]

What Happens if I Hurt Someone in a Drunk Driving Accident?

Driving drunk is an unfortunate reality for many Texans. The Texas Department of Public Safety reported 89,457 drunk driving arrests in 2021 alone. You know that you shouldn’t get behind the wheel when you’ve had too much to drink, but sometimes accidents happen. When you think about drunk driving, you probably think about getting arrested or injuries […]

Impaired Driving: What to Know About a First-Offense DWI in Texas

Over 900 people were killed by drunk driving in Texas in 2021. It’s a dangerous thing to do. But, what qualifies as drunk driving? And what happens if you get caught driving under the influence? Let’s go through the consequences of impaired driving in Texas. Texas Drunk Driving Laws In Texas, a DWI refers to driving […]

What to Do if You Get Hit by a Drunk Driver in Texas

Did you know that Texas has one of the highest amounts of annual alcohol-related fatalities due to drunk driving? There are about 1,677 fatalities yearly because of drunk driving. If you have found yourself in a drunk driving accident and were hit by a drunk driver, you may be trying to figure out what’s next. There are […]

The Naturalization Process: How an Immigration Attorney Can Help

The naturalization process is the process by which non-US citizens become US citizens. It involves several steps and can be a complex and time-consuming process. An experienced immigration attorney can provide valuable assistance throughout the process, including guidance on the requirements, assistance with paperwork, and representation in court if necessary. The first step in the […]

I-601A Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver: How an Immigration Attorney can Help

The I-601A Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver is a legal document that allows certain individuals who are unlawfully present in the United States to apply for a waiver of their inadmissibility before departing the country to attend an immigrant visa interview at a U.S. Embassy or Consulate in their home country. This waiver is designed for […]

Human Trafficking and the T-Visa: What it is and How to Apply for One

A T visa is a nonimmigrant visa available to individuals who have been victims of human trafficking and are currently present in the United States. It provides temporary legal status and the ability to work in the U.S. for up to four years, with the possibility of eventually applying for permanent residency. Obtaining a T […]

Temporary Protected Status

Temporary Protected Status (TPS) is a program that provides temporary protection from deportation and work authorization to individuals from certain countries experiencing armed conflict, environmental disasters, or other extraordinary and temporary conditions. TPS is a discretionary program that is granted on a country-by-country basis, and individuals must meet certain eligibility criteria to be considered for […]