In fines and reinstatement fees alone, a Missouri DWI conviction may
cost you in excess of $5,000. You must also take into
consideration that you may lose your income if you are fired from your
job and that your insurance premiums will skyrocket once you file an
Consider also that, if you injure or kill someone, you are facing a
civil lawsuit and can be ordered to pay damages.
Finally, if you hire a Missouri DWI Attorney and beat the charges, you
can still expect to pay $2,000 or more in Attorneys fees.