Mississippi First DUI Offense Attorney
What Are the Penalties for First-Time DUI?
The penalties for a DUI conviction depend heavily on the circumstances of the charge. However, if no special circumstances were involved in your arrest, even as a first-time offender, you could still be facing serious consequences.
For first-time DUI offenses, the penalties include:
- Fines and penalties up to $1,000
- Jail time up to 48 hours
- License revocation for 90 days
- Installation of ignition interlock device
- Mandatory Mississippi Alcohol Safety Education Program
It is important for you to understand your rights and options for fighting your DUI charges. Even if you tested a high blood alcohol content level or feel like the evidence against you is incriminating, we want you to know that DUIs are beatable. There are ways to challenge blood tests, breath tests, and even field sobriety tests.
If you have been charged with DUI for the first time, it is important that you retain the services of a skilled lawyer right away. Taking action quickly to fight back against charges could make a significant difference in the outcome of your case. Schedule your FREE evaluation with our lawyer today: 888-424-8132.
Aggressive DUI Defense from a Reputable Former Prosecutor
Keith Miller, our lead attorney, is certified in the use of the Intoxilyzer 8000, the official device that Mississippi law enforcement uses for DUI testing. He understands the flaws and the inaccuracies of DUI testing and the many ways to effectively undermine test results. We are ready to use this unique knowledge to your advantage. Our goal is to minimize the impact that these charges will have on your future. This may include reducing your charges, getting an acquittal, or successfully having the charges dismissed.
At the Miller Law Offices, we understand how frightening being arrested for a DUI is, whether it is your first time, second, or even third time. We can walk you through your DUI charges, help you navigate the courts, and work hard to protect your future. You don't have to fight this alone - our skilled criminal defense team will be with you every step of the way.
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Handled over 10,000 Misdemeanor Cases
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