DUI Lawyers & Laws Listed By State
State by State first offense DUI laws & lawyers:
If you've just been pulled over and arrested for a drunk driving or DUI offense it's a good idea to seek the help of a qualified local DUI attorney in your area. Most good DUI attorneys will speak with you for a free initial consultation at no charge to discuss the strengths of your case. This is the very least you should do if you do not have the money to retain the best DUI attorney for your case.
DUI Defense Lawyer Information
Remember, it is NOT a crime to drink and drive in any state in the U.S. so long as you are an adult. The crime is if you drive while impaired or intoxicated at or above the legal blood alcohol limit of .08%. So proving your guilt will be a matter of determining whether or not you were at or above the .08% (or if under the allowable limit they must prove that your ability to operate a motor vehicle had been sufficiently impacted even though you were below the legal limit).
The equipment used to test your BAC, or blood alcohol concentration can be very erroneous with serious questions being raised about their accuracy. With all of this being said, having a good DUI defense lawyer in your corner who can examine the facts of your case and mount a proper defense in an effort to keep you from being convicted of DUI.
Now if this is your 1st offense then you are probably wondering what will the DUI attorney fees be? Well depending on the caliber of lawyer you hire, the difficulty of your case, etc... there are several factors that will go into how much DUI defense lawyers in your area will charge for his or her services. But rest assured in most cases a good attorney is worth every penny.