Intoxication manslaughter is a serious criminal charge in Brazoria County, Texas that has a serious impact on the family and friends of the victim(s) in such a way that it begs sorrow from the criminal justice system, jurors, and humanity as a whole.
If you’ve been charged with a crime in which people lost their lives as a result of allegations that you were driving while intoxicated, it should not, in any way, imply guilt.
It only means that you were arrested and accused.
The Law Offices of Tad Nelson & Associates prides itself on holding the courts & jurors accountable to a solid standard of the presumption of innocence, and will engage in all the needed activities to increase the likelihood that the court moves in the right direction on your case.
Potential Criminal Penalties
If a defendant is found guilty of the crime of Intoxication Manslaughter, criminal penalties are serious and are assessed at the classification of a 2nd Degree Felony as listed below.
DWI: Intoxication Manslaughter
Jail Time: 2 – 20 Years TDCJ (Texas Department of Corrections)
Potential Fine: Up to 10,000.00
Other Penalties: Loss of Texas Drivers License for up to 2 years. Felony Criminal Record.
Seek a Brazoria County DWI Lawyer
Brazoria County DWI lawyer Tad Nelson is a PERFECT 10 RATED criminal law attorney (AVVO®) per clients of the Law Offices of Tad Nelson & Associates and per the recommendations of other lawyers we’ve come to know over the years, on both sides of the aisle.
Our rating has also come as a result of the dedication, integrity, and attention to duty demonstrated by the culture of the Law Offices of Tad Nelson & Associates on a minute by minute basis.
When you’re taking advantage of the opportunity to secure legal representation in the fight against Intoxication Manslaughter related felony cases from the Law Offices of Tad Nelson & Associates, consider the following;
- Tad Nelson is Board Certified in Criminal Law per the Texas Board of Legal Specialization which spotlights our firm as being led by a specialist criminal law defense attorney,
- attorney Amber Spurlock was recently named a Houston area Super Lawyer; no easy accomplishment,
- both attorneys Tad Nelson & Amber Spurlock are ACS/CHAL Lawyer-Scientists; a distinctive credential awarded by the American Chemical Society,
- our entire legal team are active contributing members and students of the National College of DUI Defense,
and we operate the Law Offices of Tad Nelson & Associates under the spirit of our longtime mantra,