Being charged with drunk driving in North Carolina can lead to a host of consequences. The consequences of a conviction can range from time in jail and hefty fines to the loss of your license and social stigmas. Those consequences can life-changing if you are convicted. We understand that you likely want to fight the drunk driving charges against you or at least try to minimize the consequences.
There are several aspects of your case that must be reviewed before deciding on a defense strategy. We discussed some of those strategies in our previous blog post. Before a defense strategy is chosen, we have to investigate the reason for the stop, the Intoxilyzer administration, the field sobriety test procedure and a host of other factors.
We know that trying to go over all of that information can be daunting. You can count on us to check everything regarding your case against the law and established procedures. We don't stop at only defending you in court. We will also help you fight for your driving privileges.
Your driver's license can be suspended for a minimum of a year if you are convicted of drunk driving. In some cases, we might be able to use the facts of your case to get you driving privileges that enable you to go to school and work.
It is important that you take action quickly when you are charged with drunk driving. Swift action enables us to get to work on your case right away. You don't want your entire future to depend on a last minute defense strategy.