If you’re facing a drunk driving charge in the State of Michigan, bringing your strongest defense is critical. A conviction can have long-lasting consequences that upend your plans, your career, and your social standing. If this is the challenging situation you are facing, don’t wait to reach out to an experienced Troy drunk driving lawyer today.
In Michigan, drunk driving or DUI (driving under the influence) charges are exceptionally serious, and the circumstances involved can greatly affect the outcome of your case. Although some states allow the expungement (or legal erasure) of DUI charges, Michigan is not one of them. Consider the following charge basics:
If you’re hit with a DUI charge, the penalties you face for even a first offense are considerable and can include jail time. The penalties and fines imposed for a first DUI conviction in the State of Michigan can include the following:
Things only become more serious from here – the additional fines and penalties for a BAC of .17 percent include:
A second violation within seven years of a prior conviction turns up the heat even more, and this is not to mention the social and professional implications involved, which can include all the following:
The losses you face as a result of a drunk driving conviction can be far more consequential than you realize, and fighting for your case’s optimal outcome is well advised.
If you’re facing a drunk driving charge, the stakes are high, but the veteran Troy drunk driving lawyers at the Law Offices of Bradley J. Friedman have the experience, legal knowledge, and insight to skillfully advocate for your legal rights – in pursuit of your case’s most beneficial resolution. For more information about how we can help, please don’t delay in reaching out and contacting us today.
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