Criminal & Traffic Law

Criminal Law and Litigation Attorneys in Decatur, TX

When you need a criminal defense attorney in the Decatur area, Wise, Jack or Montague County the law firm of Carrillo|Sipes|Tibbels can help. Our firm has a team of experienced attorneys who handle felonies, misdemeanors and juvenile matters. If you or a loved one need a reliable professional with the knowledge and experience to take on a criminal law case, turn to our attorneys.

Criminal Misdemeanor Help

A criminal misdemeanor is a lesser crime according to the courts and is typically punished less severely by the law. Even though they are a lesser crime, misdemeanors still require advanced knowledge of the law, so having an attorney working for you is imperative. In Decatur, you have the dependable criminal attorneys at Carrillo|Sipes|Tibbels available to help. Our team has amassed a wealth of experience and will work with you if you are facing criminal misdemeanor charges such as Possession of Marijuana, Assault Family Violence, Theft, Possession of Dangerous Drugs or any other misdemeanor charges, our firm can help. If you have questions about needing an attorney, we invite you to call and schedule a meeting to consult with our team and receive the answers you’re seeking.

Legal Assistance for Felony Charges

A felony crime will usually involve violence and is significantly more serious than a misdemeanor. Felonies can be punishable by imprisonment from six months up to life and fines up to $10,000.00, depending on the charge. In some cases, a felony can include restitution paid to the victim. Felony charges can include Possession of a Controlled Substance (methamphetamine), Possession of THC, Aggravated Assault, Burglary of a Habitation, Robbery, Theft or any other number of felonies. At Carrillo|Sipes|Tibbels, our attorneys are available to help with all facets of felony law. Our attorneys can evaluate your case to determine if there are potential suppression issues or constitutional violations. Their expert legal advice will help you understand your options and we work for the best possible outcome for all of our clients.

Contact Carrillo|Sipes|Tibbels in Decatur, Wise County, Jack County, and Montague County for Criminal Law

The criminal defense attorneys with Carrillo|Sipes|Tibbels are ready to help when you need it most. Whether you have questions that demand answers or you need an attorney to take your case, call us. You can schedule an appointment by calling 940-627-0006. Don’t hesitate, reach out and let us help.

Traffic Law Help in the Decatur, TX, Area

Traffic laws are designed to ensure safe roads for drivers and pedestrians. Traffic laws also govern and regulate vehicles and traffic violations. Because this arm of the legal system covers a wide array of laws, it is best to have the assistance of an attorney with traffic law experience. In the Decatur, TX, area, turn to the firm of Carrillo|Sipes|Tibbels.

Attorneys for Traffic Tickets

Traffic violations and misdemeanors must be dealt with immediately because the courts act quickly. If you or a family member has a traffic ticket as a result of speeding, reckless driving, running through a stop sign or red light or any other offense, our traffic lawyers can help. Utilizing the services of an attorney to handle your traffic violations makes a considerable difference between receiving a warning or slight fine to suspending your driver’s license. Fortunately, Carrillo|Sipes|Tibbels offer assistance with traffic law violations.

DWI Defense Attorney in Decatur, TX

Texas has steep laws regarding DWIs, so it is in your best interest to contact our firm as soon as possible. Being charged with a Driving While Intoxicated is challenging enough, but when you take into consideration all the work needed for court, the process becomes overwhelming. If you have a DWI charge against you call our law firm immediately. You have limited time between when a charge is filed against you and when the case goes to court. Knowing how to handle these criminal charges is an area of law we handle on a daily basis.

Do I Need Lawyer if I Have a DWI?

There is no leeway if you fail a field sobriety test after being pulled over by a police officer. DWI charges can be levied against you. Additionally, a warrant can be issued for the officer to get a blood sample to test your blood alcohol content or for the presence of drugs (illegal or prescription).

Carrillo|Sipes|Tibbels handles DWI (felony or misdemeanor) cases in the Decatur, Wise County, and Jack County area. We know the proper way to protect your rights and ensure an outcome to your case you can rely on. Because there are many issues that can affect a DWI charge, it is imperative that you have an attorney on your side. We work with you, the court system, and the Department of Public System for the correct filling and processing of paperwork.

During your arrest or while handling any evidence against you, it is possible for any law-enforcement officer to make procedural errors. The attorneys with Carrillo|Sipes|Tibbels will identify any errors that can be used in your defense. We meticulously comb through all arrest reports associated, dash cams and body cams with your case, so you can depend on our thoroughness.

Our team examines all aspects of a DWI case for points that can be challenged or potentially suppressed. We carefully review arrest reports and all procedures with these important questions in mind:

  • Did the officer properly collect and review the evidence?
  • Did the officer have reasonable suspicion to pull you over?
  • Was there probable cause for your arrest?
  • Were the Breathalyzer test and other tests administered correctly?
  • Was the testing equipment properly calibrated and maintained?

Contact Carrillo|Sipes|Tibbels Today

Time is of the essence if you have been charged with any kind of traffic violation. Our court system acts quickly, so we recommend calling our attorneys as soon as possible. If you need representation for traffic violations or answers to traffic law questions, call Carrillo|Sipes|Tibbels in Decatur, Texas. Our law firm assists in a variety of legal practices and can be reached at 940-627-0006.

Expunctions and Non-Disclosures

If you were placed on pre-trial diversion and successfully completed it, you may be eligible for an expunction of your records. If you were placed on deferred adjudication and successfully completed it, you may be eligible for an order of Non-Disclosure. Schedule an appointment with Carrillo|Sipes|Tibbels to find out the differences between Expunctions and Non-Disclosures and in what circumstances you may qualify for an Expunction or Non-Disclosure.

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