Fighting for You

Talons of Justice

Fort Worth Aggravated DWI Defense LAwyer

What Is the Difference Between a DWI & an Aggravated DWI?

A DWI (driving while intoxicated) charge means that the defendant was operating a motor vehicle on a public road while “intoxicated" due to alcohol or another controlled substance, whereas an aggravated DWI charge means there are special circumstances involved in the case.

An aggravated DWI means there were special circumstances on top of the standard DWI charge potentially resulting in a felony, these circumstances include:

  • A minor was in the vehicle
  • A serious bodily injury or death occurred
  • The defendant had a BAC of 0.15% or higher

If you or a loved one was charged with an aggravated DWI in Texas, you could be facing serious penalties. However, you are not alone.

Bryan E. Wilson, The Texas Law Hawk is experienced and ready to aggressively fight for your rights. His firm has the skill, resources, and in-depth legal knowledge needed to help you navigate the legal system.

Call (817) 440-3953 today for a free consultation with a Fort Worth aggravated DWI attorney who can help you.

Commonly Asked Questions

How can Bryan E. Wilson, The Texas Law Hawk, assist with my aggravated DWI case in Fort Worth?

Bryan E. Wilson, known as The Texas Law Hawk, can provide aggressive representation for those facing aggravated DWI charges in Fort Worth. With a deep understanding of Texas DWI laws and a commitment to defending your rights, his firm offers the necessary resources and legal acumen to navigate the complexities of your case and work towards a favorable outcome.

What steps should I take if I'm charged with an aggravated DWI in Fort Worth?

If you're charged with an aggravated DWI in Fort Worth, it's important to act promptly. You should seek legal counsel immediately to ensure your rights are protected throughout the legal process. An attorney with experience in DWI defense can help you understand the charges against you, the potential defenses, and the best course of action for your situation.


  • Focused
    Bryan is a fierce advocate for his clients.
  • Award
    Bryan’s peers recognize him as a top attorney year after year.
  • Free
    Every initial conversation is free - no cost, no obligation.
  • Ready
    to Fight
    Contact his office anytime, day or night.

What Are the Possible Penalties for an Aggravated DWI in Texas?

Penalties include:

  • BAC of 0.15% or more - is a class A misdemeanor, up to 1 year & up to $4,000 in fines.
  • A minor is present in the vehicle - is a felony, up to 2 years & up to $10,000 in fines.
  • Causing a serious injury while intoxicated - is a 3rd degree felony, up to 10 years & up to $10,000 in fines.
  • Killing someone while intoxicated - is a 2nd degree felony, up to 20 years & up to $10,000 in fines.

Other possible penalties may include:

Each case is unique and will have different ramifications, so it is important that you call a Fort Worth aggravated DWI lawyer to discuss the specific details, penalties, and possible outcomes of your case. For example, anything from your alleged BAC to the level of injury to another individual may affect the severity of the sentence.



  • Please enter your first name.
  • Please enter your last name.
  • Please enter your phone number.
    This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.