What To Do After A DUI In California
Understandably, many people are embarrassed at the thought of having a DUI charge on their record. Everyone makes mistakes, and it’s important to remember that you can fight it. Johnston and Darling, APC, has worked with clients throughout California. With over 20 years of combined experience, trust our attorneys to help after a drunk driving arrest.
Don’t Plead Guilty; You Have Options
In order to protect both your driver’s license and your employment, having proper representation is crucial. Many people assume they have no choice but to plead guilty. This is not the case. Even if you have been drinking and failed a breathalyzer test, there are many defenses an experienced lawyer can use to defend you. For example, the police officer may have illegally stopped you. When this happens, all evidence gathered after the stop can be thrown out.
Although marijuana is legal in the state of California, it is illegal to drive after you have consumed it. If you have any trace of THC or an illegal drug in your bloodstream, you could be charged with a DUI. If you are convicted, you could be facing serious consequences. From a permanent criminal record to jail time and lost job opportunities, it is important to have an attorney you can trust. We will do everything we can to build the strongest possible case in your defense. Don’t let an accusation ruin your future.
We Can Help; Call Today
It is important to reach out to a knowledgeable attorney as soon as possible. The police are not your friend and will do everything they can to paint you in a bad light. We can help you defend yourself. To schedule a free initial consultation and learn more about DUI defense, call our office in Newport Beach at 949-490-1589 today. You can also email us by clicking here. Hablamos Español.