Getting charged with a public intoxication citation is easy. Getting out of one is not so easy. In Texas, you can be charged with Public Intoxication for being intoxicated or drunk in public. An experienced criminal defense attorney can help in this case. If found guilty of a Class C misdemeanor, you can be accessed a fine not to exceed $500.00. Gabriella Young has been practicing in Austin for over 20 years. She knows the system and knows how to beat it. Contact her office for a free consultation.