Whenever alcohol is involved the potential for verbal and physical abuse can increase exponentially. If you are planning on indulging in a night of drinking or partying it is important that you exercise a certain level of discretion and tact as tempers can flare. A fun night out on the town may suddenly become a nightmare scenario with you facing charges. Such was the case with one of our recent clients. While a guest at a drinking establishment, our client was accused of getting into a physical altercation with a bouncer, and subsequently with the arresting officer. As a result, charges of resisting arrest were filled against the client.
Through careful review, a clear and concise defense strategy, our skilled Round Rock criminal attorney from The Law Office of Ryan H. Deck, we were able to get the case dismissed. Had our client been convicted the penalties for the Class A misdemeanor offense, he would have faced up to 1 year in jail, fines up to $4000 and up to 2 years of community supervision.
If you have been arrested or charged with a criminal offense in the Round Rock area, it is vital that you retain legal representation immediately after your arrest. By acting quickly, you are allowing your attorney to get a rapid start on investigating the charges against you, challenging any false accusations or discrepancies in the case against you, and craft a strategy to defend your rights and preserve your freedom. Our firm is committed to providing the highest quality defense counsel, with the goal of pursuing the most positive outcome for your case. To discuss your legal situation and find out what we can do to help, contact the firm as soon as possible.