What Happens When You Have Too Many Traffic Offenses?

If you are found guilty of a traffic offense, you can end up obtaining points on your driving record. When you reach a certain number of points (or even just a certain number of traffic offenses), you can end up having your driver’s license suspended and can be assessed expensive surcharges. When this happens in the Houston, Texas… Read more »

Avoiding Conviction Through Deferred Disposition

In certain types of criminal cases that involve more minor offenses, it might be possible for the defendant to try and avoid a conviction through a deferred disposition, or a suspended sentence. It is important for individuals who are facing criminal charges to be fully aware of how this process works, when the option might… Read more »

Forgery Definition and Penalties in Texas

Forgery Definition and Penalties in Texas

For decades now, children and teenagers have been forging their parents’ signatures on report cards, parent notices and other documents with information that they wanted to hide. At this age, getting caught and punished is simply a learning experience. Yet, when adults are accused and “caught” for forging legal documents and other items, the stakes… Read more »

Jim Medley Obtains a Not Guilty Verdict in Recent DWI Case

Attorney Jim Medley was recently asked to represent a case in which his client had been stopped by law enforcement and arrested for a DWI offense. This was not the first time that he had been accused of driving while intoxicated, so Mr. Medley knew that his client was facing increasingly severe penalties. In addition to facing… Read more »

Attorney Breton A. Rycroft Joins Houston DWI Defense Team at Jim Medley & Associates, P.C.

The DWI attorneys at Jim Medley & Associates, P.C. are known, in and around the Houston area, for their extensive experience and continuous success in defending clients charged with DWI. Their knowledge of DWI laws along with their aggressive representation has resulted in many of their clients’ cases being discharged in their entirety. In order… Read more »

Administrative License Revocation (ALR) Hearings in Texas

If you were recently arrested for driving while intoxicated (DWI) in Texas, it is important to understand that two different cases have been opened: a civil and criminal one. While it goes without saying that you will be required to participate in the criminal trial, it is up to you to decide whether or not you would… Read more »