Berkeley County DUI Lawyer
If you have been arrested for DUI in Berkeley County, call a Berkeley County DUI lawyer immediately to make certain your rights are protected during the criminal process. South Carolina state law defines DUI as the following:
It is unlawful for a person to drive a motor vehicle within this State while under the influence of alcohol to the extent that the person's faculties to drive a motor vehicle are materially and appreciably impaired, under the influence of any other drug or a combination of other drugs or substances which cause impairment to the extent that the person's faculties to drive a motor vehicle are materially and appreciably impaired, or under the combined influence of alcohol and any other drug or drugs or substances which cause impairment to the extent that the person's faculties to drive a motor vehicle are materially and appreciably impaired. (SC Code Section 56 5 2930(A)(1))
Why Hire A Berekeley County DUI Lawyer?
Following any arrest for DUI in Berkeley County, time can be a critical factor, and it is important that a DUI lawyer review your case and your legal options directly from the start. In South Carolina DUI charges can carry serious penalties including fines, jail time, driver's license suspensions or revocations and additional requirements such as ADSAP and the SR-22 insurance requirement. These penalties become more severe for 2nd and subsequent DUI charges. And these penalties become even more severe when the charge involves a Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) of at least .10. Arrests for DUI in South Carolina should be taken very seriously, and your Berkeley County DUI lawyer can work to minimize potential negative outcomes. Your DUI attorney will also look at issues with the charge, including any mistakes with the stop, breathalyzer, field sobriety tests or refusal of the breath test. Additionally your Berkeley County DUI lawyer can discuss Implied Consent,Temporary Alcohol License eligibility and the Administrative Hearing process.
Serving Charleston Areas Near You
John W. Molony Law Firm, LLC accepts DUI cases from clients all over Charleston, including these areas near you.
- Charleston DUI Lawyer
- James Island DUI Lawyer
- North Charleston DUI Lawyer
- Folly Beach DUI Lawyer
- Mount Pleasant DUI Lawyer
Call A Berkeley County DUI Lawyer
Call Berkeley County DUI lawyer John W. Molony now and request a free consultation to discuss your charges and your legal options. When you retain criminal defense attorney John W. Molony, you can expect to have a lawyer who will fight for you, listen to you, answer your phone calls and devote the time that your case requires. John W. Molony Law Firm, LLC is conveniently located in Charleston and defends Berkeley County clients facing DUI charges, including the following:
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