LA County, CA DUI Lawyers
Arrested For A DUI? Our LA County DUI Lawyers Will Aggressively Defend Your Rights & Future.
If you’ve been charged with driving under the influence in LA, you might be scared and overwhelmed, and understandably so – California doesn’t mess around when it comes to drunk driving, and the consequences for doing so are harsh. Your entire future could be changed by one mistake or one unjust accusation. You may already feel convicted in the eyes of the general public, or in the eyes of your family and friends. However, it’s important to remember that you are innocent until proven guilty, and having legal representation on your side can help you get your charges dismissed or reduced!
Our experienced LA County DUI lawyers will work tirelessly to protect your rights and fight for a fair trial. At Confianza Legal, we’ve spent 20 years serving the greater LA area. Don’t try to handle this on your own – the stakes are too high! Let us build a strong defense. Call now to schedule a free, completely confidential consultation.
Penalties Of A DUI In LA County
Depending on the specific circumstances of your arrest, being convicted for a DUI could lead to:
- A permanently marred criminal record
- A jail sentence of anywhere between 48 hours to 6 months (for first-time offenders) or up to a year or more (for prior convictions or causing an accident)
- Fines of between $390 to $2,000 (for first-time offenders) or up to $5,000 or more (for prior convictions or causing an accident), plus court fees
- The suspension of your driver’s license for up to 6 months (for first-time offenders) or for up to 2 years (for prior convictions or refusing to take a chemical test)
- Higher auto insurance rates, or a canceled policy
- Losing your current employment, and/or difficulty finding future employment
- Having an ignition interlock device installed on your vehicle
- And more!
Getting a DUI can also have an emotional impact. Your sense of self-esteem or happiness may feel depleted; you may be ashamed and unable to, in the future, pursue things that matter to you out of a sense that you aren’t worthy because of this incident. However, there are many reasons people get DUIs, and those reasons may be complex. Our LA County DUI lawyers can help present your side of the story with all this complexity in order to achieve a more favorable outcome!
We’re In Your Corner, And We Know How To Win!
The prosecution will be trying to prove that you were driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol by using evidence such as the field sobriety test, breathalyzer test results, your blood alcohol content (BAC), witnesses, and more. However, if the police didn’t have probable cause to pull you over, or if they administered your field sobriety or breathalyzer test incorrectly, or if there were other factors that made it seem like you were under the influence when you actually were not, your arrest shouldn’t stand!
Our attorneys at Confianza Legal will carefully investigate every detail of your arrest to make sure we are able to give you the best defense. You will be able to speak to the attorney on your case, and you won’t be treated like just another client. Your future matters to us! Our firm was voted the Best Criminal Defense Attorneys, and we have successfully represented thousands of clients. You can trust our dedicated, compassionate legal team.
During your consultation, you’ll be able discuss your options and next steps, as well as learn what the charges against you mean; you can meet our lawyers and determine if we are a good fit for your DUI defense case. Responding to a DUI is highly time-sensitive. Don’t wait – call us immediately to schedule your free consultation!