Chandler DWI Attorney
If you have been charged with drunk driving, you are likely feeling stressed and overwhelmed. A Texas DWI conviction carries serious consequences, which can have far-reaching effects on your future. That’s why it’s crucial that you retain an experienced Chandler DWI lawyer who can advise you of your legal options and protect your rights.
Attorney John Eastland concentrates solely on matters related to DWI defense. As a result, our legal team has a thorough knowledge of DWI law as well as the inner workings of the Texas criminal justice system. Our vast experience with Texas DWI cases equips us to develop the best possible defense strategy for you, tailored to your individual needs.
Providing a Personalized Legal Defense Strategy
Your case is just as important to us as it is to you. Your story matters to us. So do the facts and circumstances of your arrest, your legal goals, and your life goals.
At John Eastland, Attorney at Law, P.C., we will do everything we can to make sure you meet those goals. After examining your case, our Chandler DWI lawyer will work to help you avoid or lessen the penalties of arrest and conviction. We know that the criminal justice system is often intimidating. We don’t want it to ruin your future.
What Penalties Could I Face With a DWI Conviction?
For first-time offenders, their first concern is usually what type of penalties they may be facing. In Texas, penalties for a first DWI offense include:
If you are a first-time offender, your first concern is likely what sort of penalties you may be facing. Penalties for a first DWI in Texas include:
- jail time, and
- loss of driving privileges.
Unfortunately, the consequences don’t just end there. DWI convictions can also have a lasting, devastating impact on both your personal and professional life. An experienced Chandler DWI lawyer, however, can work to get the charges you face reduced, or even dismissed.
We Can Challenge the Results of Breathalyzer Tests and Alcohol Blood Tests
Your Chandler DWI lawyer may also be able to challenge the results of breath tests and blood tests. If you took a chemical test that showed a BAC of .08 or higher, speak to your attorney. It could be that the breathalyzer was not calibrated or administered properly. Similar, the arresting police officer may not have followed protocol in administering the blood test.
By staying on the cutting edge of the “science” behind chemical tests, attorney John Eastland has the knowledge and experience necessary to help you reduce or overturn DWI charges based on inaccurate chemical test results.
We Can Challenge the Accuracy of Standardized Field Sobriety Tests
John Eastland is also a certified standardized field sobriety test (SFST) practitioner. He has received training to administer the following tests:
- Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus
- One Leg Stand
- Walk and Turn
He is well aware of what can affect the accuracy of such “balance” tests, and can use that knowledge to challenge the charges against you.
Fight Your DWI Charges with a Chandler DWI Lawyer
If you are facing charges of DWI/DUI, don’t try to navigate the criminal justice system alone. Chandler DWI lawyer John Eastland can help you build a strong, solid defense to fight the charges against you.
Call the law office of John Eastland, Attorney at Law, P.C., today at 903-596-9696. You can also contact us through email. We represent people accused of DWI in Smith County and throughout Texas.