We provide aggressive criminal defense for clients charged with felony and misdemeanor crimes in the state and federal courts. Whether you were arrested for drunk driving, your child was charged with "sexting" or you are looking to clear your criminal record, we can help. We frequently handle cases involving:
The firm handles all matters arising out of an arrest for driving while intoxicated, from the administrative proceeding regarding the suspension of your driver's license to the criminal proceeding to determine any penalties for violating the law. Kelly Joseph can help clients seeking an occupational driver's license to protect their ability to work during the proceeding. Clients with CDL licenses are particularly at risk in DWI cases, as they can lose their ability to make a living, if convicted.
When you hire Kelly Joseph to defend you against DWI/DUI charges, the firm will carefully review all of the evidence in an effort to either minimize or defeat the case against you. They will examine the facts and circumstances to determine whether the arresting officer had probable cause to pull you over. They will confirm that you were advised of your rights and that your rights were not violated. They will investigate to make certain that field sobriety and blood alcohol tests were properly administered.
The firm can help you mount an effective defense, whether your drug or narcotics charge involves marijuana, cocaine, crack, ecstasy, methamphetamines, or another controlled substance. When they take your case, they conduct a thorough review of the evidence, ensuring that there was probable cause for a search and to make an arrest.
Seizures Related to Drug Offenses
Attorney Kelly Joseph will also protect your interests if you have received a Seizure Notice from the government or have been charged with money laundering. If the government is seeking to seize your assets, possibly including your house, your vehicle, and money that you have legitimately earned, the firm can intervene on your behalf to protect your rights.
Assault Domestic Violence
If you have been charged with a Domestic Violence Assault charge, please be aware that if you go to Court and plea guilty or no contest to the charge, it will result in a Domestic Violence Assault charge on your Texas Criminal History. There are many consequences flowing from a Domestic Violence conviction. One example of the collateral consequence of a conviction is that you cannot have a concealed carry permit. WARNING: A subsequent Domestic Violence Assault charge will result in a felony charge.