How Much Does a DWI Lawyer Cost? 

By Jeff Kennedy

How Much Does a DWI Lawyer Cost? 

When you’ve been charged with a DWI in Texas, you might be considering your options for legal representation. You are probably wondering whether it’s worth the time and expense to hire a lawyer. Only you can decide how much your future is worth, and only you can decide whether your lawyer’s fees were worth it in the end.

The cost of a lawyer and whether that cost is worth it will depend on your case

For instance, if the DWI case against you is strong, it might not be worth it to spend the money on a lawyer who will take your case to trial and lose. However, it might be worth spending the money on a lawyer who can negotiate a better plea agreement for you.

No one can specifically answer this question: How much does a DWI lawyer cost? Not without knowing the details of your case, which lawyer you are going with, and how long your case will last.

Factors That Affect the Cost of Your DWI Lawyer

There are many different factors that impact how much your DWI lawyer will cost. One factor is how long they’ve been a lawyer. Like many professions, the more experienced a person is in their field, the more expensive they will be. 

If you hire a lawyer fresh out of law school, they may be cheaper. However, they may also not give you a good return on your investment if they fail you.

Another factor that impacts the cost of your DWI lawyer is your case. If your case might drag out for a long time, you will have to pay your lawyer longer.

Get in Touch with a DWI Lawyer in Texas

Honestly, the best way to find out how much your DWI lawyer will cost you is to pick up the phone and ask one. Call The Law Offices of Jeff C. Kennedy at 817-605-1010 or complete the form below to reach a Texas DWI lawyer and learn about your options.


Jeff C. Kennedy was the light of hope at the end of very dark storm. He was not only able to defend my case swiftly, but had the alleged charges dismissed completely. His calm and empathetic demeanor offered emotional succor to myself and those I care about most. My children and I are eternally grateful for his excellent service and I hereby recommend Jeff C. Kennedy without reservation.


Jeff Kennedy truly cares. He and his staff kept me informed all the way throughout my case and provided me with all my options and the potential outcomes for my case. When the day finally arrived to resolve my case, Jeff was able to negotiate a reduction to a lesser charge. He was well prepared and coordinated everything perfectly. Jeff is not only a good lawyer, but a good man.


I hired Mr. Jeff Kennedy to handle a DWI charge. From day one, I knew I had picked the right attorney. Jeff always took the time to answer any of my questions, treated me very professionally, and truly cared about my case. I have never been in any kind of trouble before and I was very nervous about the thought of going to trial. Jeff thoroughly explained the entire process to me and made me feel at ease. Jeff took my case to trial and the jury found me NOT GUILTY!


Jeff Kennedy is a professional, intelligent, easy-to-talk-to lawyer with an excellent understanding of how the system works. Jeff was able to get my twice the legal limit BAC thrown out and he kept me from having an interlock device put on my car. This has been my only big mistake in life so far (hopefully the last) and I am glad he was there to walk me through it. You will not regret hiring him.

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