Richmond DUI Lawyers

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Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol is a serious crime that is prosecuted aggressively in the state of Virginia. If you are 21 years old or older, a blood alcohol content of 0.08% or higher will result in an automatic arrest. Under the age of 21, a blood alcohol concentration level of 0.02% and higher will lead to a DUI charge. For drivers of commercial vehicles, a blood alcohol concentration level of 0.04% or higher is considered to be illegal.

We invite you to call us for a complimentary phone consult.
We can help you explore your options and offer our legal opinions on the matter.

Due to the increasing number of accidents attributed to drunk driving every year, DUI penalties being prosecuted very harshly. Our Richmond criminal attorneys at Carlson & Collier understand that your DUI may have resulted in a temporary lapse in judgment, or, you may not have even been impaired at all. Whatever the situation, our team of Richmond crimal lawyers is prepared to put our over 75 Years of combined resources to work for you.

Focused & Hardworking Defense, Available 24/7

Due to the high number of accidents and fatalities every year due to drivers operating vehicles under the influence of drugs or alcohol, law enforcement officers frequently pull over drivers and often set up check points to determine suspicious activity. Methods to test one's level of impairment typically include sobriety tests and breath/blood tests. If you refuse to perform any of the requested tests, your driver's license will be automatically suspended.

For a first DUI conviction, you can expect penalties such as:

  • The loss of your driver's license
  • Extensive fines
  • Drug and alcohol classes (paid for by you)
  • An ignition interlock device installed in your vehicle (paid for by you)
  • Jail time
  • A 6 point violation on your driving record for 11 years
  • Increased insurance premiums or refusal of coverage

With the help of our knowledgeable and experienced criminal defense lawyers in Richmond, we may be able to secure a restricted driving license on your behalf and reduce the overall penalties. We are determined and hardworking attorneys who will stop at nothing until we help you achieve a favorable outcome. From collecting facts and researching laws to scrutinizing all the available evidence, we are dedicated to your case, 24/7. Call us today to learn more!

Contact Our DUI Firm to Discuss Your Case for Free over the Phone

With so much on the line it is imperative that you hire an experienced attorney who has handled numerous DUIs before. Don't wait for a prosecutor to determine your future! Our attorneys at Carlson & Collier have successfully defended thousands of DUI cases throughout the state of Virginia. We are ready to use our knowledge and experience to help you defend against DUI charges during this difficult time.

Call our Richmond DUI defense lawyers today to schedule a free case consultation over the phone!

Richmond Criminal Defense Lawyer

Office Location:

Carlson & Collier
Richmond Criminal Defense Lawyer
10132 W Broad St,
Glen Allen, VA 23060
Local Phone: 804.270.1400
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804.277.4774

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