This depends on the defendant, his or her history, the circumstances of the case, who the judge is, who the prosecutor is, etc. So, not answerable.
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First time dirty UA in Dallas, probably. Picking up a new case, much less likely. But anything is possible. Obviously you need a good defense attorney.
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Generally you have a better chance with administrative violations ( positive ua's , missed meetings) than with new charges (particularly felonies). You need to consult with a local attorney.
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