DUI ATTORNEY IN FULTON COUNTY, GA
A 1st DUI arrest is a serious legal situation. Not only is it frightening and humiliating, a conviction can have serious consequences. Some people may make no effort to attempt to defend against the charge. A criminal record with a DUI conviction can affect job opportunities, educational opportunities and even affect your ability to rent a home. If you or a loved one is facing a 1st DUI charge, a Fulton County, GA DUI attorney should be consulted immediately. There are many possible defenses depending upon your unique circumstances. Our team is exclusively focused on DUI cases. For over 20 years we have amassed a great deal of know-how and a great depth of skill that we can put to work for you.
FULTON COUNTY DUI LAWYER
A 1st DUI conviction is a misdemeanor. A minimum 24 hour jail sentence along with fines, court fees, and a long period of probation and community service can be added to your sentence. A conviction of a 1st DUI will mean that a 2nd DUIor3rd DUI could bring terrible consequences. Our firm is prepared to fight aggressively on your behalf to have the charges dropped if possible. Field sobriety tests are often wrongly administered, and our skilled attorneys can recognize and take full advantage of these testing procedures, and any other weaknesses in the prosecution's case. Our resources in preparing your defense include former law enforcement officers, forensic accident investigators and other qualified experts. In fact, attorney Richard S. Lawson was formerly a DUI prosecutor which gives him tremendous insight when crafting your defense case. No matter what the circumstances of your arrest, whether your DUI is related to alcohol, prescription drugs or marijuana, we have the skills and track record you want on your side.
If you or a loved one is facing 1st DUI charges, contact a Fulton County DUI lawyer at our firm today.