Detroit Drunk Driving Attorney
If you’re charged with drunk driving, it can be scary and overwhelming. That is why you need a defense attorney that will not only explain what happens in Court but also help put a plan in place for your defense.
From investigating the reason you were pulled over to arguing for a reduced sentence, and everything in between, you need someone on your side that truly cares. I have helped dozens of clients navigate the complicated court system and get their lives back on track after misdemeanor and felony drunk driving charges. Your long-term success is my goal.
Common Drunk Driving Questions:
- Will I lose my driver’s license?
- Should I take the breathalyzer?
- Do first time DUI offenders go to jail?
What are the likely penalties for a first time drunk driving (OWI) offense in Michigan?
When facing a DUI in Michigan you could be facing some very severe penalties. Before making a decision I highly recommend discussing your case with an attorney so you know your best options.
First Offense up to: 93 days jail; $500 fine; 45 days community service; drivers license suspension.
Second Offense up to: 1 year jail; $1000 fine; 90 days community service; drivers license revocation.
Third Offense up to: 5 years prison; $5000 fine; 6 mos. community service; drivers license revocation.
Drunk Driving / Operating While Intoxicated Review
“Sam Bennett was recommended to me by a friend that went through a DUI and was extremely satisfied with his legal representation. Following my friends recommendation, I decided to hire Sam as my attorney and it was the best decision I made. I was charged with OWI and Reckless driving on the 48th district court in West Bloomfield, which is notoriously known for being overly strict on drunk driving offenses. After meeting with Sam for the first time, I knew he was the right person for the job. Besides his great inside knowledge of the court systems, the prosecutors and the judges, the thing that appealed to me the most was the personal and individualized attention Sam brings to the table. You will not be just one more case. He is very accessible, guides you thorough every step of the way and, most importantly, DELIVERS RESULTS…..”