Dallas Underage Drinking Attorney
Protecting Minors & Young Adults
If you are under the age of 21 or are the parent of a minor who has been arrested or charged with underage drinking you need the help of an attorney right away. A Dallas criminal defense attorney at the Knight Law Office may be able to help you avoid a conviction and penalties for this crime.
Attorney Nelson Knight is dedicated to providing skilled defense to clients facing a variety of misdemeanor and felony charges. He has represented clients in Dallas, Denton, Collin and Tarrant Counties and other communities in North Texas. He may be able to help you with your case involving juvenile crimes or drinking under the legal age.
How an Underage Drinking Charge Could Affect You
Some may not think of underage drinking as a serious offense, but it can most definitely have harsh consequences. These penalties are meant to make examples of those who break the law.
Charges for allegedly drinking beer or liquor under 21 may result in:
- Jail time
- Community service
- Attendance at an alcohol treatment program
A conviction for this crime goes on your criminal record and can affect employment opportunities, loan approvals, home or apartment rental acceptance, etc. If underage drinking leads to a drunk driving charge, the penalties can be significantly increased.
Get the help of Attorney Nelson Knight today!
This charge is not something you should face alone and having the help of a Dallas underage drinking attorney can make a difference in the outcome of your case. An attorney knowledgeable in all aspects of criminal law gives you the best chance of avoiding a conviction. Defense lawyer Nelson Knight may be able to get the charges against you reduced or dismissed completely.
Don't chance your future by taking on the criminal justice system and aggressive prosecutors on your own! Fill out our free case evaluation form here to begin the process.