January 15, 2020

Arrested? Get Back Your Property

When you’re arrested, it can be extremely stressful. You’re worried about bonds, your court case, and to top it all, confiscated property. If this happens, you are probably wondering how to get your property back. The best answer is to find a lawyer to help you. Here at Monks Law Firm, we are here for […]

December 23, 2019

Expunctions/ Case Dismissed

Removing arrests and convictions from your public record is the process of expunction. If you don’t have an expunction, your history can be viewed by schools, employers, and others. Monks Law Firm can assist you in keeping such information set aside. Having a criminal record can affect you in getting job interviews. Can you imagine […]

December 11, 2019

Served Probation for a Misdemeanor or Criminal Case

If you served probation for a misdemeanor or criminal case, Monks Law Firm has got your back. We’re able to do traffic tickets, probate, civil lawsuits, and criminal defense. Mike and Pat Monks have over 70 years of combined experience fighting for clients. Therefore, whether you are facing a DWI/ DUI or traffic defense, you […]

November 22, 2019

Drug/Alcohol Suspensions Are Not Final With Us

The legal limit for intoxication in Texas is 0.08 breath or blood alcohol concentration (or BAC). If you get pulled over while drunk driving, you’re more than likely to have your license suspended until the specified date of return. Monks Law Firm fights to reduce or annul your suspension. When you get your suspension, don’t […]

November 8, 2019

Out of State Suspensions and How to Avoid Them

Say you’re driving from Texas to Florida, and you’re speeding through the states in-between. When passing Mississippi, you get pulled over, and the officer consults with his database to learn you have unpaid citations in another state. Your license is then confiscated, a fine is written, and now you have no driver’s license. Monks Law […]

October 24, 2019

Avoid Judgment License Suspensions

License suspensions can happen in many ways. For whatever reason you face license suspension, it’s essential to contest it to the best of your abilities. To do that, Monks Law Firm is here to provide you with the best legal consulting in the greater Houston area. Challenging violations and suspensions alone can be especially tricky […]

October 10, 2019

Don’t Lose Your License To An Accident

When you’re involved in an accident, you can come out of it feeling dizzy and disoriented. While the experience can be harrowing, the worst may be yet to come. If the accident is severe enough, or you’re frequently in them, your license can be under threat of suspension. Monks Law Firm is here to help […]

September 27, 2019

Monks Law Firm Aids in Repeal of DRP

With the repeal of the Driving Responsibility Program (DRP) comes relief along with new issues. For instance, Texans who were unable to receive their license when the law was in effect fall in certain categories. According to legislation, drivers whose fees solely stem from DRP are immediately eligible to be reinstated. However, Texans who faced […]

September 13, 2019

End of the DRP Reign

If you aren’t aware of the Driver Responsibility Program (DRP), here is a quick briefing. This program prevented more than one million Texans from reclaiming or keeping their driver’s license. If a citizen committed a driving offense, they’d not only have to pay traffic tickets but annual fees. These annual fees ranged from one-hundred dollars […]

August 17, 2019

Houston Officials Agree To Implement New Bail System

In a landmark agreement between Houston’s Harris County Commissioners, a new bail system is finally ready to implement. In a settlement in which a federal judge deemed the current Texas bail system to be unconstitutional, there has been a new design that has brought new revolutionary standards to the Texas legal system. We will elaborate […]