Mount Pleasant DUI Lawyer
If you have been arrested for DUI in Mount Pleasant, then it is critical you contact a Mount Pleasant DUI lawyer to make certain your rights are protected during the criminal justice 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 Mount Pleasant DUI Lawyer?
In South Carolina DUI convictions can carry serious penalties including fines, jail time, driver's license suspension or revocation and additional requirements such as ADSAP and the costly burden of the SR-22 insurance requirement. The severity of these penalties increases substantially, particularly in terms of duration, for 2nd and subsequent DUI charges.The severity of these penalties will increase even more substantially where the charge involves a Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) of at least .10. If you have been charged with driving under the influence in South Carolina, it is something to take very seriously. Your Mount Pleasant DUI lawyer can work with you to minimize potential negative outcomes. After an arrest for DUI in Mount Pleasant, time can be a critical factor. It is essential that a Mount Pleasant DUI lawyer analyze your case and all of your legal options directly from the start. Mount Pleasant DUI lawyers will also assess issues with the charge, including any mistakes related to the breathalyzer, field sobriety tests or refusal of the breath test. Additionally your Mount Pleasant DUI lawyer can discuss Implied Consent, Temporary Alcohol License (TARL) eligibility and the Administrative Hearing process.
Serving Charleston Areas Near You
John W. Molony Law Firm, LLC accepts DUI cases all over the Charleston, including areas near you.
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- James Island DUI Lawyer
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- Berkeley County DUI Lawyer
Contact a Mount Pleasant DUI Lawyer
If you have been charged with DUI in Mount Pleasant, request a free consultation with John W. Molony Law Firm, LLC today for a thorough review of your case and your legal options. When you retain criminal defense attorney John W. Molony, expect to have an attorney who will fight for you, listen to you, answer your phone calls and devote the personal attention that your case deserves. John W. Molony Law Firm, LLC is conveniently located in Charleston and defends Mount Pleasant clients charged with DUI, including the following:
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