Seek Legal Representation Right Away
If you have been arrested for DUI, you cannot waste any time before hiring a Bellevue DUI defense attorney to represent you. The criminal process can move quickly, especially after a DUI arrest. AtStein, Lotzkar & Starr, P.S., we offer representation to clients who are facing charges for any type of DUI charge, from first time and underage DUI to commercial driver arrests.
You deserve to have aggressive and compassionate representation on your side to ensure that you are not taken advantage of and that your rights are not violated.Call us now at (425) 559-9449.
Consequences of a DUI Arrest/Conviction in Washington
After being arrested, you are likely worried about the consequences you could face if you are convicted. Our goal is to help you avoid the serious penalties associated with DUI, including working to get the charges dropped or reduced, if possible.
While it is impossible to predict the exact penalties a judge will order for your case, we can ensure you understand some of the possible consequences.
A few examples of the penalties you could face include:
- Time in jail or prison
- Suspension of your license
- Revocation of your license
- Ignition Interlock Device
Can You Help Me Protect My License?
If you are arrested for a DUI related charge, you must act quickly to protect your driver's license;beginning on January 1, 2019, you only have seven days from the day of your arrest to request a hearing with the department of licensing. Our Bellevue DUI lawyers can represent you in DOL and criminal defense matters but it is essential that you make the request for a hearing within seven days.
If you are a commercial driver and are facing the consequences of losing your CDL, time is of the essence. The sooner you hire our firm to represent your case, the sooner we can get to work building a strong argument on your behalf.