Have you been charged with a DUI in Atlanta Georgia? Acting quickly to find an experience DUI attorney is key to ensure that your rights are protected. Unlike other crimes, DUIs not only involve criminal law but administrative law as well.
DUIs in Georgia are governed by O.C.G.A. 40-6-391. Under Georgia law, you can be charged with a DUI for driving with an alcohol concentration of .08 grams or more within three hours after driving. In addition to alcohol, being under the influence can include any drug so long as the drug inhibits your ability to drive and can even include “any glue, aerosol, or other toxic vapors.”
Being convicted of a Atlanta Georgia DUI can result in the loss of driving privileges, an interlock device being installed in your vehicle, drug and alcohol evaluations, mandatory treatment, fines, fees and possibly imprisonment.
Georgia laws against DUIs are strict and the penalties can be severe.
You need an attorney who has experience defending DUI cases and can advocate for you from day one. You need an attorney who knows what evidence to challenge which could lead to a reduction in the charge or a dismissal of the case against you.
Attorney Bryan Howard has experience fighting DUIs in Georgia and can aggressively advocate for you. The Howard Law Group is focused solely on DUIs and Criminal Law. She will talk with you and explain your rights under the law and give you advice on how to move forward. Call today to speak with us about your case. (678) 310-3476