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At Hull Street Law, a division of Thomas H. Roberts & Associates, P.C., we realize the seriousness of being arrested for DUI, or DWI as it is sometimes referred to. When you are in need of a capable Chesterfield, Va DUI lawyer, count on our attorneys with Hull Street Law for strong and effective legal counsel. Even if it is your first offense, you are facing a mandatory minimum fine of $250 and possible jail time depending on your blood alcohol level. Penalties become increasingly harsh with every subsequent offense. Our Chesterfield, Va DWI attorneys are skilled in this complex area of the law; we will work to obtain the very best outcome possible on your behalf.
In the Commonwealth of Virginia, there are generally three methods that are used to determine that an individual was intoxicated while operating a vehicle. Your driving behavior (i.e. weaving, driving recklessly, etc.), field sobriety tests and breath/blood alcohol tests are typically used to determine that you were driving while under the influence. Our Chesterfield, Virginia DUI lawyers are experienced and knows that these tests are not always perfect, the results not always reliable.
Did the police officer have reasonable suspicion to pull you over? The results of field sobriety tests are not always indisputable, and there are many problems with breath/blood tests. The individual who administers these tests must be licensed; tests must be handled properly. Results are not always accurate. Your Chesterfield, Va DWI attorney will know how to challenge the evidence against you, and build a strong defense if it becomes necessary to go to court.
Being convicted on charges of driving while intoxicated can negatively impact your life in many ways. Not only are the fines steep, your reputation or career may be affected. Many employers do not want an employee on their payroll who has a criminal record. Your insurance rates will likely increase; if you are a repeat offender, your insurance provider may drop coverage altogether. Your license will be suspended, and you will need to get a restricted license so that you can drive under certain circumstances, such as to go to and from work or school. A trusted Chesterfield, Va DUI attorney can explain all of the details to you, and answer any questions you may have.
Whether you are innocent or guilty of the charges leveled against you, it is critical that you have a qualified Chesterfield, Va DWI lawyer on your side. This is a serious criminal offense, and one that requires legal support and guidance. An experienced attorney will work to have the charges against you reduced so that the consequences you face are less severe, or to have them completely dismissed when possible. At Hull Street Law, a division of Thomas H. Roberts & Associates, P.C., with two office located in Central Virginia, our Chesterfield, Va DWI lawyers are aggressive and skilled, ready to do whatever is necessary to protect your rights, reputation and freedom. Contact one of our Chesterfield DUI lawyers today for a free consultation.
When you experience an arrest or serious personal injury, everything can change – we know that at Hull Street Law. With nearly 30 years experience litigating on our clients' behalf, while we focus on your case, you can focus on the things that matter most to you, instead of finding yourself overwhelmed and worried about your court case.
We have experienced attorneys working day in and day out on helping people deal with traffic and criminal charges or serious personal injury lawsuits. If you are charged with a Chesterfield DUI, Chesterfield reckless driving, Chesterfield traffic offense, Chesterfield misdemeanor, or Chesterfield felony call Hull Street Law. For serious personal injuries in Chesterfield or wrongful death in Chesterfield call Hull Street Law. Find out how our services can help you and your family get on the right path.