Practice Areas

If you are facing charges involving DWI or alcohol-related charges, then you need to contact the Austin criminal defense attorneys at Minton, Burton, Bassett, & Collins, P.C. today. We have been defending individuals facing misdemeanor or felony charges for nearly 40 years. Since 1963, we have achieved a high level of success that has earned us a reputation of exceptional quality and service by both clients and our peers. We are known as one of the preeminent criminal defense law firms in Texas.

If you find yourself in need of legal services involving DWI, DUI, or public intoxication in Austin, Travis County, Williamson, Hays, Bastrop, Comal, Burnet, or Caldwell County TX, the criminal trial attorneys of Minton, Burton, Bassett, & Collins, P.C. can help you. Our Board Certified Criminal Law Specialists can be reached by filling out our quick and easy online form or by phone at (512)-476-4873.

Being charged with a crime, either innocent or guilty, is an intense time that leaves an individual unsure of which steps to take. The lawyers of Minton, Burton, Bassett, & Collins, P.C. will help to defend your rights while helping you to decide which direction to take your case. We carefully evaluate your case before making any decisions, as well as explaining all of your options available. We handle a variety of alcohol-related areas including:

Alcohol-related charges are serious and can have a very negative impact on your future. Many people with even a misdemeanor charge on their record can face difficulties in getting a new job, loans, or a professional license. The Texas criminal defense attorneys of Minton, Burton, Bassett, & Collins, P.C. have the experience and expertise to deal with crimes on both the state and federal levels. We have four decades of experience in front of federal judges and juries, as well as four Board Certified Criminal Law Specialists. Our attorneys are skilled negotiators who know how to get a beneficial plea bargain and, when necessary, prepare for the best possible outcome at trial.

Our law firm also handles personal injury cases for victims of accidents and injuries resulting from negligence of other people or businesses. We also handle other criminal defense cases such as: Computer Crimes, Criminal Defense, Drug Offenses, DWI, Expunction, Federal Defense, Felony Defense, Juvenile Crimes, Misdemeanor Defenses, Sexual Offenses, and White Collar Crimes.

If you or someone you love has been charged with a DUI or other alcohol-related misdemeanor or felony contact Minton, Burton, Bassett, & Collins, P.C., by calling us at (512) 476-4873, by emailing us at, or by filling out our online form. Our knowledgeable legal team can evaluate your case and advise you of your legal options. We approach each case with a strong desire to win and a total commitment to you as the client. By getting assistance from a skilled federal defense lawyer from the beginning of your case, you stand a better chance of being successful in court. Let our expertise work for you.

Law Awards

Awards given to our attorneys for excellence.

Michael Burnett -

  • Recognized in 2008 and 2005 as a "Rising Super Lawyer" by Texas Monthly.
  • A.V. Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Jeffrey David Miller -

  • Recognized in 2008 as a "Rising Star Super Lawyer" by Texas Monthly Magazine.
  • Elected in 2008 as a Fellow of the Texas Bar Association.