Kern County DUI Lawyers

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Mr. Richard Orville Middlebrook
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Mr. Richard Orville Middlebrook

Kern County’s Preeminent DUI Defense Firm

I am an experienced criminal defense lawyer who represents those who are facing DUI/DWI charges. I will vigorously fight for your rights and help you navigate the criminal justice system at every stage of your case. Read More »
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Steven Lance Bynum
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Steven Lance Bynum
Kern County, CA DUI Attorney with 4 years of experience
(661) 835-6324 1810 Westwind Drive
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Offers Video ChatDUI, Cannabis Law, Criminal and White Collar Crime
Concord Law School
A large portion of my practice is devoted to the division of retirement accounts requiring Qualified Domestic Relations Orders or QDRO’s. In this unique area of law, I can bring a sense of calm and order by reviewing and offering advice as to the division of most deferred compensation plans.

I bring a diverse background with plenty of life experience to the table for my clients. Before taking the plunge into law school and the practice of law, I worked in the Kern County District Attorney’s Office, Bureau of Investigation, Kern County Employees’ Retirement Association (KCERA) and ran a successful termite...
Mr. Richard Orville Middlebrook
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Mr. Richard Orville Middlebrook
Kern County, CA DUI Attorney with 27 years of experience
(661) 443-4700 8501 Brimhall Road
Suite 404
Bakersfield, CA 93312
Free ConsultationDUI
University of California - Davis
Mr. Middlebrook is a Southern California Super Lawyer, is AV Rated (highest rating available by Martindale Hubbel) and has a perfect 10 rating on AVVO.com. He is considered the preeminent DUI attorney in the Southern San Joaquin Valley. He spends hundreds of hours a year attending, moderating and lecturing in seminars. He exclusively represents persons accused of driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs and the forensic science associated with those areas. He is a Founding Member of the DUI Defense Lawyers Association and currently sits on their Second Vice President. He is a Sustaining Member...
Heberto Avila Sala
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Heberto Avila Sala
Kern County, CA DUI Lawyer with 39 years of experience
(661) 322-1708 641 H Street
Bakersfield, CA 93304
Free ConsultationDUI and Criminal
UC Berkeley School of Law Boalt Hall
H.A. Sala has been an attorney licensed to practice law in California for 33 years. He has been certified as a legal specialist in Criminal Law by the California Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California for 20 years, and is presently the only practitioner in Kern County to achieve this distinction.
Bo Shachar Koenig
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Bo Shachar Koenig
(661) 793-7222 1712 19th St #220
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Free ConsultationKern County, CA DUI Attorney
DUI
San Joaquin College of Law
As the founder of Koenig Law Office, Attorney Bo Koenig has quickly earned a reputation as the reliable Bakersfield criminal defense lawyer clients can trust when their rights are on the line. With a 10.0 Superb Avvo Rating and ranking among The National Trial Lawyers’ Top 40 Under 40, Mr. Koenig has the skills your case needs to help you protect yourself from the devastating consequences of a conviction. Schedule your free consultation with Koenig Law Office today by calling and getting started. Whether you were charged with DUI or a more serious violent crime, you don’t have to fight...
Brian Scott Winkler
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Brian Scott Winkler
Kern County, CA DUI Lawyer with 19 years of experience
(661) 746-0235 2204 Truxtun Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Family and Personal Injury
California Pacific University
For all your criminal, DUI and white collar crime needs, call B. Scott Winkler, The Shafter Lawyer!
661-746-0235

Born and raised in Bakersfield, CA. I studied Finance and Political Science @ CSUF & CSUB, receiving a degree in both fields. I attended law school at California Pacific School of Law. I have been practicing Criminal Law for 17 years, with offices in Bakersfield & Shafter CA. Specializing in Criminal Law, DUI trials, Family Law and Personal Injury. I am blessed to call Bakersfield my home, and coming from a hard working family where money was only necessary to pay bills, I...
Andrew Jeffrey Fishkin
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Andrew Jeffrey Fishkin
Kern County, CA DUI Attorney with 16 years of experience
(661) 322-6776 235 H St
Bakersfield, CA 93304
DUI, Criminal and Immigration
Loyola Law School
Andrew J. Fishkin is a graduate of Loyola Law School in Los Angeles, California. He also holds both Bachelor and Master of Arts degrees in Asian Studies and has been a member of the United States Army Reserve since 1984. Attorney Fishkin served for 10 years in Federal Immigration Law Enforcement (Border Patrol Agent, INS Special Agent and ICE Senior Special Agent). Prior to his law enforcement career, Attorney Fishkin taught English as a Second Language to military officers and diplomats in South Korea.

He is now a successful immigration and criminal defense attorney who fights and wins the difficult...
Michael C. Lukehart
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Michael C. Lukehart
Kern County, CA DUI Attorney with 40 years of experience
(661) 633-9896 1712 19TH STREET, SUITE 130
BAKERSFIELD, CA 93301
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
Southwestern University School of Law
Since 1982, Michael C. Lukehart has focused on Criminal Defense Litigation, practicing for 26 years with the Kern County Public Defender and then starting his own office in 2008. He has defended hundreds of high profile, complex cases, and has been a pioneer in the defense of Three-Strikes trials in the State of California. Mr. Lukehart was honored by the California Public Defenders Association in 2002 as Defender of the Year for the entire State of California. He was similarly honored by the Kern County Bar Association, Criminal Defense Section,...
Clayton Dowen Campbell
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Clayton Dowen Campbell
Kern County, CA DUI Attorney with 19 years of experience
(661) 334-3000 1712 19th Street #101
Bakersfield, CA 93301
DUI and Criminal
Oak Brook COL & Gov't Policy
Criminal Defense Lawyer Clayton D. Campbell Attorney Clayton D. Campbell graduated with honors from the Oak Brook College of Law in 2002. He spent the first four years of his legal career working for two Bakersfield law firms handling various civil and administrative matters. In 2007 he opened his own law practice, the Campbell Law Firm, and practiced primarily criminal defense law in Kern County before forming Campbell Whitten, PC, with his long time friend and fellow criminal defense attorney Jesse Whitten in December of 2012. Clayton has developed a rapport with local prosecutors and a reputation among judges, defense attorneys, and...
Henry George Gereis
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Henry George Gereis
(661) 750-0433 1226 L St.
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Kern County, CA DUI Lawyer with 3 years of experience
DUI, Criminal and Traffic Tickets
Pepperdine University School of Law
Henry went on to accept a scholarship and commit to Pepperdine University Caruso School of Law, where he ambitiously completed a joint three year Juris Doctorate/ Masters in Dispute Resolution program, graduating in 2016 from the nations #1 Masters in Dispute Resolution program. It was at Pepperdine that Henry mastered the interest based, “below the line” approach to dispute resolution that is so valuable in negotiating excellent settlements for clients throughout his professional practice. Early in his career Henry practiced Family Law, before transitioning to a practice that fulfilled his desire to serve indigent populations. In order to bring that...
Patrick Bowers
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Patrick Bowers
Kern County, CA DUI Lawyer with 11 years of experience
(661) 549-0814 5301 Dunsmuir Road
Suite 12
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Free ConsultationDUI
Boston University School of Law
I practice DUI defense throughout California. I am part of the team that handled and successfully argued the published opinions Najera v. DMV http://www.courts.ca.gov/opinions/documents/F069387.PDF (5th Dist. Court of Appeal) and Freitas v. DMV http://www.courts.ca.gov/opinions/documents/F071533.PDF (5th Dist. Court of Appeal).
Mr. Loren Nicholas Kleier
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Mr. Loren Nicholas Kleier
Kern County, CA DUI Lawyer with 31 years of experience
(661) 716-7777 1326 H St
Suite 2
Bakersfield, CA 93301
DUI, Criminal, Divorce and Personal Injury
University of San Diego School of Law
Sam Van Eerden
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Sam Van Eerden
Kern County, CA DUI Lawyer with 9 years of experience
(661) 334-3000 1712 19th Street, Ste. #101
Bakersfield, CA 93301
DUI, Criminal, Divorce and Personal Injury
Oak Brook College of Law & Government Policy
Michael S. Parent
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Michael S. Parent
Kern County, CA DUI Attorney with 10 years of experience
(661) 864-7411 2112 17th Street
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal and Domestic Violence
Timothy Jon Lemucchi
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Timothy Jon Lemucchi
Kern County, CA DUI Attorney with 55 years of experience
(661) 324-1100 918 Truxtun Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93303
DUI, Criminal, Insurance Defense and Personal Injury
Georgetown Univ Law Ctr
Janice Marie Banducci
Kern County, CA DUI Attorney with 33 years of experience
(661) 323-1330 1830 Truxtun Ave Ste 212
Bakersfield, CA 93301
DUI, Business, Criminal and Divorce
Southwestern University School of Law and Southwestern Univ School of Law
Seth O'Dell
Kern County, CA DUI Attorney with 19 years of experience
(661) 852-0287 1318 K St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
DUI, Criminal and Stockbroker Fraud
Oak Brook College of Law
Indra Lahiri
Kern County, CA DUI Attorney with 40 years of experience
(661) 326-1884 2001 22nd St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
DUI, Business, Criminal and Personal Injury
Oxford Univ
James Edward Noriega
Kern County, CA DUI Lawyer with 47 years of experience
(661) 322-7900 3300 Truxtun Ave #350
Bakersfield, CA 93301
DUI, Criminal and Personal Injury
University of California Hastings College of the Law and UC Hastings COL
Leon Rosseau Harris III
Kern County, CA DUI Lawyer with 38 years of experience
(661) 240-5926 1144 7th St
POB 22753/Bakersfield,CA 93390
Wasco, CA 93280
DUI and Criminal
McGeorge School of Law Univ of the Pacific
Ashton Everett Dunn
Kern County, CA DUI Lawyer with 21 years of experience
(760) 375-6100 139 Balsam St
Ste 1300
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
DUI, Criminal and Workers' Comp
Peoples COL
George Arthur Boyle
Kern County, CA DUI Lawyer with 51 years of experience
(661) 327-2531 PO Box 2571
Bakersfield, CA 93303
DUI, Criminal, Divorce and Personal Injury
Van Norman Univ CA
Steven Lee Roller
Kern County, CA DUI Lawyer with 39 years of experience
(661) 303-1278 1712 19th St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
DUI, Civil Rights, Criminal and Social Security Disability
San Fernando Valley College of Law
Catherine Josephine McCord
Kern County, CA DUI Attorney with 21 years of experience
(559) 222-1005 17180 Snowshoe Ln
Tehachapi, CA 93561
DUI, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Ventura COL
Dominic Pascal Eyherabide
Kern County, CA DUI Attorney with 42 years of experience
(661) 868-4764 1315 Truxtun Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
DUI and Criminal
Santa Clara Univ School of Law and Santa Clara University School of Law
Michael Brown
Kern County, CA DUI Lawyer
(661) 323-7900 1307 "N" Street
Bakersfield, CA 93301
DUI
David L. Faulkner
Kern County, CA DUI Lawyer
(661) 324-4777 422 Truxtun Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93301
DUI
Peter Depew
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Peter Depew
San Luis Obispo County, CA DUI Lawyer
(805) 295-6856 1119 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Domestic Violence and Military
Pepperdine University School of Law
Peter Depew is a veteran of the United States Army, a graduate of Pepperdine University School of Law, and a former clerk to the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Rwanda. He enjoys all things involving the Pacific Ocean.
Cherie Brenner
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Cherie Brenner
Santa Barbara County, CA DUI Lawyer with 31 years of experience
(805) 316-5316 731 So. Lincoln Street
Santa Maria, CA 93458
Free ConsultationDUI and Criminal
Harvard Law School, University of California Hastings College of the Law, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles and Western State University College of Law
Cherie L. Brenner has been practicing law for over twenty 25 years. She has handled over a thousand cases . She has been certified through Harvard Law School's Program on Negotiations and UC-Hastings Law School program in trial advocacy. Ms. Brenner teaches law at a local law school. She is a published author and continues to inform and update the public on the law.
Steven Michael Cron
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Steven Michael Cron
Los Angeles County, CA DUI Lawyer with 46 years of experience
(310) 451-9888 401 Wilshire Blvd.
Suite 1200
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
UC Hastings COL
Steve Cron was born in 1948, and raised in the San Fernando Valley. He attended North Hollywood High School, UCLA, and Hastings College of the Law, graduating in 1973. He passed the bar on the first try, and began working as a Deputy Public Defender for Los Angeles County. During his six years in the Public Defender's Office, he handled juvenile cases, misdemeanors and felonies. It was a great place to start, with a high volume of cases ranging from minor misdemeanors to murders, and everything in between. After six years, in 1980, Steve decided to start his own practice. He...
Michael Eric Kraut
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Michael Eric Kraut
(888) 334-6344 2600 West Olive Avenue
5th Floor
Burbank, CA 91505
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatLos Angeles County, CA DUI Lawyer with 27 years of experience
DUI, Criminal, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
Harvard Law School and Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Kraut Law Group is a premier criminal defense firm located in the media center of Los Angeles. The firm specializes in DUI defense and other criminal matters. Prior to becoming one of Southern California's top notch criminal defense attorneys, Mr. Kraut is a former Deputy District Attorney. He has over 14 years of trial experience, contacts, and understanding of how to best handle his client's cases. He has obtained a success rate of 99% in jury trials. Los Angeles Criminal defense attorney Michael Kraut has been featured on CNN and Fox News as well as in print articles. Mr....
Arash Hashemi
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Arash Hashemi
Los Angeles County, CA DUI Attorney with 18 years of experience
(310) 448-1529 11845 W Olympic Blvd
Suite 520
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Offers Video ChatDUI, Criminal, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
University of La Verne College of Law
The firm began in 2003, in the heart of the San Fernando Valley. A year later, it relocated to Century City and in 2014, moved to its current location in West Los Angeles. Throughout the years the firm has grown steadily, developing broad expertise in the fields of Criminal Defense, Business Litigation, Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Name Changes, and Power of Attorney.
Paul Samuel Geller
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Paul Samuel Geller
(626) 792-2280 221 E Walnut St
Suite 227
Pasadena, CA 91101
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatLos Angeles County, CA DUI Attorney with 20 years of experience
DUI, Criminal, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
Southwestern University School of Law
Criminal Defense Attorney with over 20 years experience. Persistence, dedication, professionalism, and personal attention. Building on a solid, strong reputation with Judges, Prosecutors, and other Defense Lawyers allows Mr. Geller to communicate and relate well to juries, and obtain dismissals, reductions, and top notch criminal defense results for his clients - from investigations and accusations to "not guilty" trial verdicts. Mr. Geller's personal attention to every case makes him a Top Attorney year over year.
William David Ausman
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William David Ausman
San Luis Obispo County, CA DUI Attorney with 22 years of experience
(805) 541-0660 1045 Mill Street
Suite 101
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatDUI, Criminal, Estate Planning and Personal Injury
Thomas Jefferson School of Law and Western State University, San Diego
William D. Ausman, Esquire Attorney at Law 8320 Morro Road Atascadero, CA 93422 Phone: 805-380-3083 Fax: 805-466-4802 Avvo LinkedIn William D. Ausman, Attorney and Counselor at Law is a lawyer based in San Luis Obispo County, California and runs a “Full Service Law Firm. He is an experienced family, civil and criminal defense attorney who has an excellent legal team that has obtained outstanding results for his clients. Mr. Ausman is a seasoned family law attorney who has successfully represented client in over 500 cases. Mr. Ausman has extensive experience in...
Daniel Jai Tripathi
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Daniel Jai Tripathi
Los Angeles County, CA DUI Lawyer with 14 years of experience
(877) 422-5297 1008 W Avenue M14
Suite A
Palmdale, CA 93551
Free ConsultationDUI, Arbitration & Mediation, Criminal and Personal Injury
Southwestern Law School
Versatile trial attorney offering a solid track record of litigation success and experience in various facets of the law. Motivated and articulate professional who thrives in courtroom settings, excels at client rapport, discovery and deposition. Exceptional skill in drafting, reviewing, and analyzing pleadings, motions, responses to summary judgments, opinions, briefs and other legal documents. Recognized as leading defense attorney in Southern California, particularly skilled at “connecting” with and building rapport with jurors, resulting in positive verdicts in vast majority of nearly 20 jury trials, and hundreds of misdemeanor cases. Reputation as a “no nonsense” attorney and aggressive litigator among the...
Douglas Hugh Ridley
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Douglas Hugh Ridley
(805) 208-1866 7 W Figueroa Street
Suite 350
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatSanta Barbara County, CA DUI Attorney with 22 years of experience
DUI, Criminal, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Pepperdine Univ School of Law and Pepperdine University School of Law
Doug Ridley has experience with thousands of criminal cases. He has the voice and demeanor to handle matters cooperatively with the courts, along with the experience and savvy to be a tough defender when necessary. Doug’s job as a prosecutor started in the case file review department where he reviewed up to a hundred files per day, and led him all the way to lead prosecutor for the Special Victims Unit (The most serious crimes in the county). His background gives him an expert eye and unique ability to see the case the way the prosecutor sees it. Understanding how...
Alana Sabina Yakovlev
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Alana Sabina Yakovlev
Los Angeles County, CA DUI Attorney with 13 years of experience
(212) 365-8009 611 S. Catalina Street Suite 222
Los Angeles, CA 90005
Free ConsultationDUI, Business, Criminal and Personal Injury
New York Law School
Alana Yakovlev is a stellar trial lawyer with a heavy emphasis on criminal defense and civil rights. Rated one of the top trial attorneys in the country, Ms. Yakovlev's advocacy leads to immediate and effective results for her clients.
Phil Hache
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Phil Hache
Los Angeles County, CA DUI Lawyer with 12 years of experience
(818) 336-1384 15303 Ventura Blvd.
9th Floor
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Juvenile and Traffic Tickets
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Distinguished as "Top Attorney" by Pasadena Magazine in 2010, 2016 & 2016, as well as a "Rising Star" by SuperLawyer magazine in 2015, 2016, Phil Hache represents clients in California state and federal criminal matters, including misdemeanors (with a focus on DUI cases) and felony charges. Along with having a good understanding of criminal matters and Court procedures, he has been trained in forensic toxicology which he puts to good use when handling DUI and other Drug related offenses.

Mr. Hache represent clients on criminal matters in Los Angeles County, Ventura County, San Bernardino County and Orange County.

Phil Hache is...
Lawrence Taylor
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Lawrence Taylor
Los Angeles County, CA DUI Lawyer with 51 years of experience
(888) 777-3449 468 N. Camden Drive
2nd floor
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Free ConsultationDUI
UCLA School of Law
Guided by the nationally-renown "Dean of DUI Attorneys", The Law Offices of Taylor & Taylor is a 4-attorney firm specializing in DUI defense exclusively since 1979, and maintains offices in Long Beach, Beverly Hills, Pasadena, Irvine, Riverside and Carlsbad. A former Marine and graduate of the University of California at Berkeley (1966) and the UCLA School of Law (1969), Mr. Taylor served as deputy public defender and deputy district attorney in Los Angeles before entering private practice. He was the trial judge's legal advisor in People vs Charles Manson, was Supreme Court counsel in the "Onion Field" murder case,...
William S. Kroger
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William S. Kroger
(323) 655-5700 8888 W Olympic Blvd
#204
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatLos Angeles County, CA DUI Attorney with 23 years of experience
DUI, Cannabis Law, Criminal and White Collar Crime
University of California - Los Angeles and Oxford, England
Criminal defense attorney William S. Kroger has dedicated 100% of his career to helping men and women caught up in a criminal prosecution. He regularly defends clients in court throughout the Los Angeles area, including all Southern California Courts State and Federal.

Every day in court, I work to place checks on the power of the prosecution. I am honored to defend each one of my clients, no matter what crime they are accused of or where they come from.

Sometimes the best results in a criminal case can come from meeting with the prosecutor and convincing them that the charges...
Raul Coretana Sabado
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Raul Coretana Sabado
Los Angeles County, CA DUI Attorney with 16 years of experience
(626) 864-0250 30 N. Raymond Ave., Suite 705
Pasadena, CA, CA 91103
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Professor Raul Sabado has been practicing and teaching law since 2004. After a couple of years in private practice and seven years as a successful trial lawyer in the Los Angeles County Public Defender's Office, he founded his own private offices. The service area includes Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Riverside, and Orange counties.
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Driving under the influence (DUI) means operating a motor vehicle after consuming alcohol or drugs that have impaired a person's mental or motor skills. In most states, a person will be considered "impaired" if they exhibit objective signs of intoxication, or if they have a blood alcohol content of .08 or higher. Many states also have zero tolerance laws for drivers under 21, where any non-zero BAC level constitutes an offense. Most states also hold commercial drivers, such as truck drivers, to a more rigorous standard.

Law enforcement officers use a variety of tests, such as field sobriety tests and breathalyzers, to determine whether a driver is impaired by alcohol. In some jurisdictions, you have a right to refuse some of these tests, but in other jurisdictions you may be required to submit to them. It is important to know the law in your particular state, and to consult a DUI attorney if you are facing charges.

DUI lawyers are criminal defense attorneys focused on representing clients facing DUI/DWI/OWI charges. Each state has different DUI laws. An experienced DUI lawyer will be able to evaluate the case against you and present your options on how to best limit the impact of the charges against you. DUI lawyers also handle related cases such as driver's license reinstatement and DUI record expungement.


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