Videos about the Travis County Court System

Our team has been practicing criminal defense in Austin for 35+ combined years. We've worked on every type of case and dealt with all types of complications that arise in criminal defense. Every case is unique and every client has a different background, but our goals are always the same... minimize the consequences and get our clients back on the right track. These videos will help explain how the things work in Travis County.

About Us & Court Dates

About Roadman & Espiritu

The Timeline/Phases of a Criminal Case

Our Prices: An explanation of our legal fees

All 9 Types of DWI Dismissals in Travis County, Austin, Texas

DWI Timeline and Blood Alcohol Content

Mitigation: The Good Guy/Gal Packet

Court Dates: When do You have to go?

Charlie's Book: The Defendant's Guide to Defense

Driver's License Issues

The Post-DWI Texas Temporary Driving Permit

You got your Occupational Driver's License!

Texas SR-22 Insurance: What You Need to Know.

Check Your Driver's License Eligibility Online

Driver's License Hearing (ALR)

Occupational Licenses

Replacing Your Driver's License

DWI Classes

12 Hour DWIE Class


Alcohol Monitoring Devices

Defense Attorney Wears SCRAM Ankle Monitor

What You Need to Know About the Ignition Interlock Device

Ignition Interlock Device

Portable Alcohol Monitors

Jail Release

Anatomy of a Travis County Personal Bond Jail Release

Personal Bonds in Travis County, Texas

Travis County Jail Release

Austin DWI Towing: Where is my car?

Our Philosophy

Our Philosophy Part 1

Our Philosophy Part 2: Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs

The Courthouse & Probation

Background Checks, Applications, and Mugshots

Why do DWI cases take so long?`

The Criminal Courthouse: The role of the judge, prosecutor, and defense attorney.

Starting Probation (Community Supervision) in Travis County


Wills & Estate Package

If you are looking for a Travis County criminal defense attorney, contact us. You will usually be able to talk to Charlie or Mary Ann within minutes. After we hear your version of the events, we will explain the likely outcomes, possible defenses that you have, and what you should be doing right now to improve your chances of getting a good result. We will also request a copy of the probable cause affidavit and email it to you. This is the police officer's written report on the incident and it will help us figure out the available defenses to the charge. There is no fee for this service and there is absolutely no obligation to hire us.