Protecting Your Driving Privileges and Criminal Record
If you are arrested for drunk driving, you may be worried about what the future. You are probably worried about what impact it will have on your driving privileges, how much your insurance will increase and the consequences you will face in the criminal system. If that is the situation you are facing, it is important to work with an experienced lawyer who can help you understand your rights and the options you have available.
When individuals contact Mayer Law Office, LLC, that is what they will find. Attorneys William Mayer and Catherine Terry have more than 20 years of experience helping clients matters related to operating while intoxicated (OWI) and driving while intoxicated (DWI).
Wisconsin Drunk Driving Defense
Many people think that after they are arrested for drunk driving that they have no options. That is not the case. William and Catherine talk with clients to understand each step of the arrest. In some situations, a strong defense can be built based on factors such as:
- Illegal stop
- Search and arrest
- Intoxilyzer and blood test results
A drunk driving conviction could negatively impact your future. People who need to operate vehicles for their job — including taxi drivers, police officers and people with commercial drivers' licenses (CDL) — may lose their livelihood. If you refuse a chemical test or have negative results, you may be facing license revocation. If you have had previous OWI convictions, you may be required to use an ignition interlock device.
The use of drugs, including prescription drugs, may adversely impact the results of blood or alcohol tests. When it is beneficial, the firm hires drug experts to help build a stronger case. Contact an experienced West Bend OWI/DUI attorney to protect your rights throughout the case. The firm can be reached online or by calling 888-707-0085.