Case Summaries

  • Favorable Result
    A.G. Driving While Intoxicated/Possession of Marijuana—Brazos County
    AG was another client who came to me from out of state. He was in the College Station area for work and arrested fro DWI and POM. He performed well on the field sobriety tests and the police still arrested him and procured a search warrant for his ...
  • Dismissed
    A.J. TRAVIS COUNTY THEFT
    A.J. was arrested for shoplifting at a retail store where she was employed. Her family hired us to help her out. We were able to get the case summarily dismissed with Restitution and a class.
  • Dismissed
    A.L. Possession of Marijuana –Travis County
    A.L. was arrested for a P.O.M in Austin while she was a passenger in a vehicle. The officer conducted a search on the vehicle with no Probable Cause. He stated that he believed the two females were acting “nervous” after he had put them back in their ...
  • Reduced Charge
    A.P. Travis County DWI
    R.V. is a middle aged professional with no criminal history. He was arrested for DWI after leaving a work event. R.V. looked bad on video but provide a marginal BAC. We showed the State medical records that proved he suffered from medical issues that ...
  • Dismissed
    B.H. DWI 1st – Travis County
    B.H. is a 19 year old young lady who was arrested for DWI after getting pulled over for failing to signal intent to change lanes. She performed reasonably well on the sobriety tests but was still arrested for DWI. After she arrived at the Travis ...
  • Dismissed
    B.N. Travis County Assault Family Violence
    B.N. was charged with assaulting her spouse late one night. We reviewed the case with the State who agreed B.N. was not the aggressor, but rather the victim. The case was summarily rejected before being filed.
  • Reduced Charge
    B.S. Williamson Felony DWI 3
    B.S. was charged with a felony DWI after being arrested with 2 prior convictions. This was a particularly stressful and demanding case with a high blood test alleged. A felony conviction would have derailed a successful career. After months of ...
  • Dismissed
    B.W. Burnet County DWI 2
    B.W. had a one car accident after leaving the lake one evening. The arrested officer was later removed for conduct from the arresting agency and the State dismissed the case unable to prove with the other officers at the scene.
  • Dismissed
    C.A. DWI 2nd —Travis County
    C.A was arrested for a subsequent DWI after being pulled over and performing SFSTs. The problem is that C. A. performed extremely well on the trooper’s field sobriety tests. C.A. showed 4 clues out of a possible 6 on the Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus ...
  • Favorable Result
    C.F. GILLESPIE COUNTY POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA < 2 OZ.
    C.F. was arrested for Possession of Marijuana < 2 ounces after she was pulled over on her way through the county. This was a hard-fought case, including a motion to suppress hearing. Ultimately, we resolved the case with a class C ticket.
  • Dismissed
    C.L. Aggravated Assault with Deadly Weapon —Travis County
    C.L. is a 20 year-old young lady that was accused of stabbing her boyfriend in chest with a pair of scissors. Neighbors heard a disturbance coming from her apartment and called 911. When police arrived they found a bloody and messy crime scene. After ...
  • Dismissed
    C.R. Possession of Marijuana—Williamson County
    CR had never been in trouble before and we were able to get the tough prosecutors in Wilco to dismiss his POM charge with a drug class and clean UAs done up front.
  • Favorable Result
    C.S. Aggravated Assault With a Deadly Weapon Reduced—Travis County
    C.S. is another young client with no criminal history that came to our team seeking to keep his record clean. He was charged with Aggravated Assault with a deadly weapon after being involved in a car accident. The State alleged C.S. became angry with ...
  • Dismissed
    D.T. BEXAR COUNTY DWI 2ND
    D.T. was in San Antonio visiting her boyfriend when she had a car accident. Police arrived and did a poor investigation. We were able to get her blood test excluded and the State dismissed her case on the day of trial.
  • Favorable Result
    D.T. Driving While Intoxicated – Travis County
    A young client who came to the DWI Dude to help keep his record clean of any criminal history. D.T. was pulled over for Speeding 47 mph in a 30 mph speed zone and pulled over just off of MoPac in the city of Austin at 2:15 in the morning. The ...
  • Dismissed
    D.V. Travis County DWI 2/ Criminal Mischief
    D.V. was originally charged with a subsequent DWI with an alleged prior from California and a BAC over .15. We were able to show the State they wouldn’t be able to prove their prior and the BAC was less than the aggravated count alleged. With proof ...
  • Dismissed
    DC Theft Travis County
    DC is a local professional who accidentally didn’t pay for some items at the cash register at the grocery store. Theft is considered a crime of moral turpitude and can be detrimental to anyone, let alone someone with licensed profession. DC took a ...
  • Dismissed
    E.M. BURNET COUNTY POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA < 2 OZ/POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
    E.M. was traveling through the hill country on his way home to west Texas and was stopped for speeding. After consenting to the search of his vehicle, the Trooper found a bag of marijuana and a pipe and arrested E.M. E.M. hired me to represent him ...
  • Dismissed
    EF Graffiti Williamson County
    EF was with some of high school friends in a small Williamson County town when they were caught vandalizing a local landmark. EF paid the cleanup fees and we put together a good girl packet on her behalf in exchange for a dismissal.
  • Dismissed
    F.C. TRAVIS COUNTY FELONY POSSESSION OF A FIREARM IN PROHIBITED PLACE
    F.C. had a short notice business flight out of Austin Bergstrom International Airport. In a hurry, he forgot he had a firearm in his carry-on luggage. We were able to get this case dismissed after he completed a class and paid restitution to the TSA.
  • Dismissed
    J.D. Driving While License Invalid—Williamson County
    JD was arrested for driving with a suspended license in Williamson County and called me to help her out. I got her and Occupational License to drive legally while her license was suspended and Wilco dismissed her DWLI case.
  • Dismissed
    J.D. Travis County DWI/ Felony Possession of Controlled Substance
    J.D. was in a horrible car accident out on 620 where she spent the next 6 months in a coma. A year and a half later she was driving to work in another state, and was pulled over for speeding. Her family reached out to me and we investigated the case, ...
  • Dismissed
    J.H. Possession of Marijuana—Travis County
    JH was a 19 year old who had never been in trouble before being arrested for POM here in Austin. Because he lived out of state we agreed to do some community service up front and the State dismissed the charge outright.
  • Dismissed
    J.M. Possession of Marijuana/Public Intoxication–Travis County
    Like many people, JM was just visiting Austin on a weekend when the cops found him asleep in his vehicle downtown. They ordered him out of the car, arrested him for Public Intoxication, found marijuana in the car and he was charged accordingly. JM ...
  • Not Guilty
    J.N. Driving While Intoxicated—Caldwell County
    JN was pulled over by a DPS trooper for driving on an improved shoulder one afternoon. The trooper saw an open container in the truck and smelled alcohol so he made JN exit the vehicle and complete field sobriety tests. JN did not perform the walk ...
  • Favorable Result
    J.N. TRAVIS COUNTY FELONY ASSAULT -FAMILY VIOLENCE
    J.N. was charged with his 5 th felony assault case after a disagreement with his girlfriend. Due to his criminal history, he was looking at significant prison time. We investigated the case, discovered some additional facts, and J.N. accepted a ...
  • Reduced Sentencing
    J.O. Hays County Felony DWI 3
    J.O. was arrested for his 4 th DWI after being found asleep at the wheel one night. It was his 4 th arrest for DWI. The state would not come off their offer for prison. We finally tried the case to a jury and they were unable to reach a verdict being ...
  • Dismissed
    J.R. Travis County Theft
    J.R. was arrested and charged with Theft >$100<$750 for allegedly shoplifting from a grocery store. With no prior history, we were able to get case dismissed proof of class and community service within month being hired on the> case.
  • Dismissed
    J.S. Driving While Intoxicated—Travis County
    J.S. was a young lady who was pulled over for driving without her headlights. The officer who pulled her over was in training and accompanied by her field training officer. The arrest video, like many cases, reflects a very different set of ...
  • Dismissed
    J.S. DWI 1st - Travis County
    J.S. is a CDL holder who was arrested for DWI and came to us try and save his livelihood. An off duty officer working security at a fast food restaurant stopped J.S. in the parking lot because he said J.S. “almost” backed in to another car. He then ...
  • Dismissed
    JG Theft Williamson County
    JG was just 17 when charged with shoplifting in Williamson County. Rather than start his adult life with a criminal record, JG took a class and performed some community service to receive a dismissal of the charge and keep the arrest expunction eligi ...
  • Continued
    JT Probation Revocation Travis County
    JT was on a DWI probation in Travis County and absconded for 6 months. Once he realized he had a warrant he called me and I was able to get it withdrawn with a normal summons. We appeared in court, paid off his probation fees and provided some clean ...
  • Dismissed
    K.S. DWI—Travis County
    KS was stopped by DPS one night in western Travis County for speeding. The trooper alleged he detected the strong odor of alcohol and red bloodshot, glassy eyes and conducted a DWI investigation. After not completing the field sobriety tests to the ...
  • Dismissed
    L.N. Travis County DWI
    L.N. was arrested for DWI after getting pulled over for driving with no headlights. He was very cooperative, polite, and accommodating to the officers. He gave a blood sample that alleged a .13 BAC. We were successful in negotiating a resolution that ...
  • Favorable Result
    L.S. KERR COUNTY POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA < 2 OZ.
    L.S. was a high school kid pulled over driving through town with a group of friends. A couple of bags of pot were discovered in the vehicle and all the passengers were charged with Possession of Marijuana < 2 ounces. The county attorney’s office ...
  • Dismissed
    M.J. Boating While Intoxicated –Travis County
    M.J. was with friends on his boat on Lake Travis late one night when LCRA police conducted a “safety check” on his boat. Remember when you are on a boat in a public waterway, the police can stop your boat anytime to conduct safety checks and make ...
  • Dismissed
    M.M. Dwls W/ Prev Conviction Dismissed–Williamson County
    MM had been convicted of a DWI under a previous lawyer and was forced to pay the DPS surcharges as a result of his conviction. He set up a payment plan with MBS who is the collection agency for DPS surcharges. If you miss one payment or are late one ...
  • Dismissed
    M.R. Possession of Marijuana—Travis County
    MR just finished high school when he was charged with a POM. MR found my website online and contacted me for representation. After just a few short months we got MR’s POM dismissed completely and his life was back on track.
  • Dismissed
    MC Terroristic Threat Travis County
    MC was charged with Terroristic Threat after leaving a nasty voicemail on her boyfriend’s phone. As the case proceeded it became apparent she was reacting to months and months of abuse and on the day of trial the charge was dismissed.
  • Dismissed
    MG Theft Travis County/Coryell County/Lampasas County
    MG came to us with 3 warrants for Theft charges in three different counties. After a lot of research, drive time, and some community service and classes up front, we were able to get ALL 3 charges flat dismissed and expunction eligible.
  • Dismissed
    N.R. Driving While Intoxicated 2nd – Travis County
    N.R knew that our office had great success in fighting DWIs in Travis County. When he was charged with a DWI 2nd, N.R came in for his free consultation with the Mr. Mitchell. N.R had a collision on I-35 in North Austin after leaving a happy hour with ...
  • Dismissed
    N.W. Terroristic Threat Williamson County
    NW was arrested following a “road rage” incident in Williamson County. NW had never been in trouble before and the details of the incident were sketchy. After doing some things up front the prosecutors dismissed the charge.
  • Reduced Charge
    P.H. Gillespie County Felony DWI w/ Child Passenger
    P.H. was in Fredericksburg for a family wedding. She was pulled over afterwards with two children under the age of 14 and allegedly a BAC over .20. The client did some intensive outpatient treatment, and we showed a ton of good stuff about character ...
  • Dismissed
    PB Possession of Marijuana Travis County
    PB was with some friends at a local park in Austin when 2 police officers spotted them smoking marijuana. PB has several prior pot arrests but we were able to get this charge dismissed with a plea to a class C Paraphernalia charge with a deferred dis ...
  • Dismissed
    R.C. Possession of Marijuana—Travis County
    Police say RC had less than two ounces of marijuana in his possession and charged him with the class B misdemeanor. We were able to get the charges completely dismissed with the completion of an 8 hour class and a little community service up front to ...
  • Reduced Charge
    R.K. HAYS COUNTY DWI
    R.K. was arrested for DWI in San Marcos after a work dinner when he was pulled over for speeding. Client cooperated with police commands by doing field sobriety tests, and taking a breath test at the jail after being arrested. We showed that his BrAC ...
  • Not Guilty
    R.T. TRAVIS COUNTY DWI
    R.T. was pulled over for failing to signal a lane change after golfing with his sons. He failed field sobriety tests and gave a blood sample over the legal limit. R.T. was not guilty of this offense as the video showed a very coherent, responsive, ...
  • Dismissed
    R.T. TRAVIS COUNTY DWI / FELONY POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE
    R.T. was arrested in Austin for DWI. His first offense ever, he cooperated with law enforcement, gave a blood sample over the legal limit. One day walking through security at the courthouse, deputies discovered a prescription bottle full of Adderall ...
  • Dismissed
    S.S. DWI Travis County
    SS was traveling through Austin on her way home to East Texas , when police pulled her over for not using a turn signal . She pulled over promptly and cooperated with the officer’s directions to perform field sobriety tests. She was arrested and ...
  • Dismissed
    SS Possession of Marijuana Williamson County
    SS was a high school student caught with less than an ounce of pot. She was unable to afford the Pretrial Intervention Program fees so we were able to get the prosecutors to permit her to do everything she would have to do in the program (clean UAs, ...
  • Favorable Result
    State of Texas v. C.B.
    Travis County DWI 3 rd Degree Felony, client plead to 2 years probation on a misdemeanor DWI.
  • Favorable Result
    State of Texas v. D.W.
    Travis County 3 rd Degree Felony DWI 3 rd , defendant plead to probation no inpatient rehab or jail.
  • Dismissed
    State of Texas v. J. W.
    Williamson County 2nd degree felony accident involving serious bodily injury; case was dismissed after NO bill from grand jury
  • Favorable Result
    State of Texas v. J.C.
    Travis County 3d Degree Felony DWI 3 rd , case plead to probation no inpatient rehab.
  • Favorable Result
    State of Texas v. J.E.
    Williamson County 3rd degree Felony DWI 3 rd , defendant plead to a misdemeanor DWI and served jail time.
  • Favorable Result
    State of Texas v. Q.J.
    Travis County 2nd degree Felony POCS, case plead down to a 3 rd degree felony and defendant sentenced to 4 years Deferred Adjudication.
  • Favorable Result
    State of Texas v. T.B.
    Travis County Felony Burglary of Habitation, case plead to probation on a misdemeanor Criminal Trespass.
  • Favorable Result
    State of Texas v. T.V.
    Travis County 3 rd Degree Felony DWI 3 rd or more; defendant plead to probation, no jail, no inpatient rehab.
  • Dismissed
    SW Possession of Marijuana Travis County
    SW had never been charged with a criminal offense before when she came to me after her arrest for Possession of Marijuana. As you may have heard, while Travis County prosecutes all cases, they will work with first time offenders with small amounts. ...
  • Dismissed
    T.G. Possession of Marijuana—Travis County
    TG was arrested downtown outside a nightclub when police allegedly found some weed in his pocket. The initial arrest was problematic for the state and rather than litigate a pretrial motion, we agreed to do some minor things up front in exchange for ...
  • Dismissed
    T.J. Driving While Intoxicated – Travis County
    This DWI arrest began as a three car collision. The arresting officer detected an odor of alcohol and stated T.J. seemed disoriented. Officer requested T.J. to perform the SFSTs (standardized field sobriety tests). SFSTs include the Horizontal Gaze ...
  • Dismissed
    T.M. Driving While Intoxicated—Travis County
    TM and his wife were driving home from dinner one night when he was pulled over for speeding. TM got out of the car, performed well on the field sobriety tests, but took a roadside breath test the police say he “failed”, and was arrested for DWI. At ...
  • Dismissed
    T.M. KERR COUNTY DWI > .15
    T.M. was arrested in Kerrville for DWI after visiting family in town. She’s a middle-aged professional with no prior criminal history and was cooperative with law enforcement. We got her into a pretrial diversion program that resulted in the ...
  • Dismissed
    T.O. Driving While Intoxicated—Travis County
    T.O. was stopped at 2:30 in the morning after a police officer observed T.O. strike a curb. T.O. is a college student with no criminal history and a bright and ambitious future ahead of him. T.O. came to our office seeking quality DWI representation ...
  • Dismissed
    TC DWLI Williamson County
    TC had an invalid license due to missed surcharge payments. I showed TC how to get the surcharges removed and get her license cleared in exchange she received a dismissal on this criminal charge.
  • Dismissed
    TK DWLI Travis County
    TK has a history with driver’s license issues. He is not alone. This is a pervasive problem in our criminal justice system thanks to terrible laws governing suspensions and surcharges. When I get these cases, I make it my priority to solve these ...
  • Dismissed
    W.L. DWI 2nd – Burnet County
    WL has Commercial Driver’s License that he used to make his living driving commercial vehicles. He was arrested in Burnet County for a DWI 2d by a DPS trooper. The investigation began because the officer said WL failed to dim his headlights quick ...