When an individual is accused of driving while drunk or high, he or she may be surprised to learn there is a chance to fight an OWI/DUI charge. Step one is to hire the best DUI / OWI criminal defense attorney, such as Mullen Schlough & Associates S.C., so you can have the greatest chance of success.in having the DUI charges thrown out. A skilled OWI / DUI criminal defense lawyer knows how to challenge the charges based on illegal traffic stops, field sobriety tests, blood tests, and breathalyzer tests.
The DUI/OWI defense attorneys of Mullen Schlough & Associates S.C. have litigated legal challenges and trials in DUI/OWI cases successfully resulting in acquittals and dismissals. They can preserve your driving privileges, help you avoid jail time and — most importantly — maintain a good record.
Any driver who operates a motor vehicle while under the influence of drugs or alcohol risks being arrested and charged with DUI. The punishments for an OWI/DUI conviction can vary in Chippewa Falls, Chippewa County, Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Menomonie, Dunn County, Rice Lake and Barron County, WI. The choice in your OWI / DUI criminal defense lawyer can make or break the final verdict.
If convicted of drunk driving, driving while stoned or even medication impaired driving can result in a fine, your driver’s license suspended or revoked, mandatory alcohol counseling, jail time, and even the installation of an ignition interlock device (IID). These penalties can increase to a large extent if certain aggravating factors are present.
There is a general misconception that a driver needs to be drunk in order to be arrested for this offense but, unfortunately, a person can be arrested for drunk driving after just having just a couple of drinks. A failure to understand the situation can lead to a long-lasting negative outcome such as a criminal conviction, losing your driving rights for an extended period of time, or even jail.
If you or someone you know has been arrested for drugged or drunk driving or if you have been arrested on suspicion of operating a vehicle while intoxicated, you must connect with an experienced OWI criminal defense attorney to best defend your case and offer you valuable legal advice. Mullen Schlough & Associates S.C. offers a free consultation and payment plans.
Mullen Schlough & Associates S.C will consider every possible way to defend your OWI/DUI charges in Chippewa Falls, Chippewa County, Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Menomonie, Dunn County, Rice Lake and Barron County, WI . They will take care of everything from the criminal case to the administrative issues regarding your driver’s license. And with their support, your chances of succeeding are significantly increased.