Lawmakers are continually increasing the punishments for drunk driving, and at the law office of Prater & Ridley, it's one of the most common charges that we fight. If you are convicted of drunk driving, the ramifications will impact more than just your driving record. You can be subject to heavy fines, jail time, surcharges, attorneys' fees and increased insurance rates. You could also be required to have an ignition interlock device on your vehicle, which is another expense.

At Prater & Ridley, our attorneys have more than 110 years of combined experienced aggressively protecting the rights of our clients. One of our co-founding attorneys, Patrick Ridley, served for 16 years in elected office as County Attorney for Bell County. His DWI defense and criminal defense practice benefit from his unique background and his perspective on Texas law.

We defend individuals who are facing criminal charges for drunk driving charges involving:

  • Underage DWI
  • First DWI offense
  • Subsequent DWI offenses

If you were arrested for driving while intoxicated, it's important to contact an experienced lawyer as soon as possible. Our attorneys know what is at stake, and we can help protect your rights, your driving record and your driver's license. Learn more about the counsel we offer by scheduling an initial consultation. We can be reached through an online contact form or by calling 254-773-9081.