Drunk Driving Defense

Don't Let A Drunk Driving Charge Ruin Your Life

If you’ve been arrested for drunk driving, your first call should be to Macomb Criminal Law. We can walk you through the steps toward restoring your driver’s license after it has been suspended or revoked. Driver’s license reinstatement gives you back your freedom after a DUI conviction.

Driving under the influence (DUI) means that you are in control of a vehicle while under the influence of drugs or alcohol. If you are driving while impaired it puts you and others in danger. This is why it is taken so seriously by the courts and why you need our assistance.

 

Levels Of DUI Impaired Driving

In the state of Michigan, there are three levels of DUI drunk driving offenses. Here is a breakdown of what each offense means and the consequences of each offense.

 

Level 1: First time offender

  • You may spend up to 90 days behind bars
  • Could have your driver’s license suspended
  • Four points added to your driving record

 

Level 2: Two DUI’s within a 7-year period

  • Could spend a year behind bars
  • Could have driver’s license revoked indefinitely
  • Six points added to your driving record

 

Level 3: Three or more DUI’s within a 10-year period

  • Considered a felony offense
  • Could spend 1 to 5 years behind bars
  • Could lose driver’s license permanently
  • Six points added to your driving record

We can help you get your life back on track by avoiding harsh legal consequences for drunk driving. Give us a call today or fill out a form on our site to schedule your consultation.