San Antonio Warrant Lawyer

Warrants are dangerous. In San Antonio, warrants can have devastating consequences, and are routinely issued without notice. Arrest warrants are common after failing to appear in court, an at-large filing of a new criminal charge, or a violation of probation. 

Warrants must be resolved quickly and carefully. TPL works diligently to swiftly resolve Bexar county arrest warrants in the most discreet and painless way possible. 

San Antonio failure to appear warrant

Everyone charged with a criminal offense in San Antonio has a right to release from jail before court. Defendants are released by posting a cash bond or bail bond, and in some instances, through a personal recognizance (PR) bond. However release is obtained, every defendant must agree to appear in court on a set date and time.

Failure to appear in court will result in the forfeiture of the bond and the issuance of a bench warrant for Failure to Appear or Bail Jumping. 

  • What are the penalties for failure to appear?Failure to appear in San Antonio results in an arrest warrant and a new criminal charge, the punishment range falls anywhere between a Class C Misdemeanor and a Third Degree Felony, depending on the underlying charge.

Traffic wicket warrant in San Antonio

Traffic citations are an expensive inconvenience. However, if ignored, a simple speeding ticket can transform into a warrant, resulting in a surprise arrest at the worst possible moment. 

  • How do you get rid of San Antonio traffic warrants?Take action. The safest and most efficient way to lift warrants associated with tickets in Texas is to contact an attorney immediately. This prevents arrest, and can lead to swift resolution, the restoration of driving privileges, and peace of mind. Start now. 

San Antonio probation violation warrant

Probation violations are critical matters that can have devastating consequences. Violating any term or condition of probation can result in the State filing a Motion to Revoke (MTR) probation. A simple violation can quickly turn into a permanent criminal conviction. Take no chance. If you have an MTR concern act now. Learn more.

Clear warrant in San Antonio

If you have an active warrant for your arrest in Bexar county, or believe you may soon have an active warrant, it pays to be proactive. In some circumstances, it is possible to avoid arrest, and actually clear the warrant, without going to jail. 

  • Do I have a warrant in San Antonio?The best free warrant check in San Antonio is to call the Bexar County Sheriff.


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    Driving facts involved failing to maintain a single lane and speeding. Client refused breath test and forced law enforcement to obtain search warrant for blood. Blood test result was not used after challenge from Defense, and State waived and abandoned charge.



    Client was a college student, worried about the collateral consequences of an alcohol offense. After negotiation and review of the traffic stop, the case was dismissed. Client received no criminal conviction. The charge was later expunged and deleted from client’s record.



    Client was involved in minor accident. Client was at fault in accident. A young executive, client was concerned that a criminal conviction for DWI would result in termination. After review of the traffic stop, it was clear the officer lacked probable cause for arrest. State eventually dismissed DWI charge. Client received no criminal conviction.


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    Client, a military veteran, was facing up to one year in jail. State could not prove intoxication by alcohol, and was prepared to proceed on loss of use by marijuana. After challenging the State to prove that marijuana was ingested at or near time of driving, and that marijuana impaired client’s driving, the State dismissed the case on the day of trial.



    Driving facts involved a false claim by police that taillight was out. After challenging the reasonable suspicion for the traffic stop, the State was forced to dismiss the case when video did not match police report. Client has since expunged arrest, and has no criminal record.



    Client is a public school teacher and faced immediate termination upon conviction. The facts of the case were bad. State was unwilling to budge in negotiation, and matter was set for trial – the last shot at avoiding a conviction and preserving client’s livelihood. State was forced to dismiss on day of trial. Client has no criminal record, and has since expunged the DWI arrest.

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