Dallas Youth Driving While Intoxicated Attorneys

At any age, a DWI (driving while intoxicated) charge will have an impact on a way of life. A conviction can be accompanied by jail time, fines, and a criminal record that will follow you as you seek to move on. For minors and young adults who have not yet attained the legal drinking age, these charges can greatly hinder academic and professional plans from the very outset.

If you have been charged with a DWI before your 21st birthday, or your child has been arrested and charged, do not despair. The Dallas youth driving while intoxicated attorneys at The Law Offices of Mark T. Lassiter can help you to fight the charge. Contact one of our compassionate and experienced attorneys us today at 214-845-7007 for a free consultation.

Defending Yourself from Underage DWI Charges

DWI charges may be issued to drivers of any age within the state of Texas if their blood alcohol content exceeds .08%. A BAC under this level does not grant an underage driver exemption from the law however, as in order for a youth to be charged, there only has to be a trace amount of alcohol in their system. If their BAC is under .07, they will be charged with a DUI (driving under the influence). Minors with a BAC exceeding .07 will receive a DWI charge.

A youth DWI charge can stay on a record for years and may affect a minor’s ability to get into college, obtain a driver’s license, or secure a job. Therefore, it is essential to hire a passionately committed legal representative who can aid your efforts to have charges lessened or overcome.

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At the Law Offices of Mark T. Lassiter we believe that one mistake made in a person’s youth should not have to negatively impact them for years to come. If you or your loved one has been arrested with an underage DWI, contact our Dallas youth driving while intoxicated attorneys today at 214-845-7007.

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