Located in Tarrant County, the City of Hurst is a suburb of Fort Worth and is one of the Mid-Cities located between Dallas and Fort Worth. At just under 10 square miles, the city has a population of about 40,000.
Hurst Criminal Defense Attorney Michael Goolsby is a former Dallas assistant district attorney who knows how the system works and has the knowledge and experience to fight for the best possible resolution on behalf of his clients. Whether you are facing drug charges, gun charges, domestic violence, assault and battery, or charges involving property crimes – including car theft, burglary, robbery and shoplifting – Michael Goolsby is the Hurst defense lawyer local residents have come to know and trust.
Those looking for an experienced DWI defense lawyer in Hurst or the surrounding area can count on Attorney Goolsby to fight the charges. Texas charges nearly 100,000 drivers a year with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs – or more than 250 motorists a day. Those facing a first offense can be face up to $5,000 in fines and driver’s license fees, spend six months in jail and have their license suspended for a year. A first offense is often beatable. As a veteran drunk driving defense attorney, Michael Goolsby knows how important it is to fight to keep that first charge off your record. There is no better way to get convicted of a second or third offense than driving around with a drunk driving conviction on your record. And the tiered nature of Texas drunk driving laws means a subsequent offense can be extremely costly – a third offense can result in a prison sentence of up to 10 years.
And for those who have been hurt or injured in an accident, speaking to a Hurst personal injuryattorney or wrongful death lawyer can help protect your rights and the financial well-being of you and your family. The Goolsby Law Firm dedicates significant resources to the injured. As a veteran Hurst car accident attorney, Michael Goolsby and his staff know what it takes to thoroughly review the facts and circumstances of your case and to win you the compensation you deserve.
When it comes to serious and fatal accidents, Texas is unfortunately a leader. Whether it’s car accidents, bicycle accidents, pedestrian accidents, motorcycle accidents or trucking accidents, you will find Texas right up there with California and Florida as the deadliest states in the nation.
- Bicycle Accidents – 48 riders were killed in Texas accidents in 2009.
- Trucking Accidents – 296 motorists were killed in Texas semi accidents in 2009.
- Car Accidents – 3,071 motorists were killed in traffic accidents in 2009, the vast majority of which involved cars.
- Pedestrian Accidents – Claimed 344 lives in Texas in 2009.
- Motorcycle Accidents – Claimed the lives of 480 riders in Texas in 2008.
As the Hurst and criminal defense firm that clients have come to know and trust, The Goolsby Law Firm believes everyone is entitled to immediate access to experienced legal representation. That is why we offer free and confidential consultations to residents in Hurst and the surrounding areas, including Richland Hills, Bedford and Euless.
The Goolsby Law Firm – Protecting Your Rights