Fighting Drunk Driving Charges

If you have been charged with drunk driving (DUI/DWI) in Tennessee, the defense attorneys at Boston, Holt, Sockwell & Durham, PLLC are here to protect your rights, your driver's license and your freedom. We provide experienced criminal defense representation to clients in Lawrenceburg and throughout the surrounding areas.

In Tennessee, the consequences of a DUI conviction are harsh, including the following penalties:

FineJail TimeLicense Suspension
First offense$350-$1,50048 hours-11 months, 29 daysOne year
Second offense$600-$3,50045 days-11 months, 29 daysTwo years
Third offense$1,100-$10,000120 days- 11 months, 29 daysSix years

There are other consequences to a conviction, including surcharges, increased insurance rates and potential forfeiture of your vehicle. The conviction can also hurt your employment prospects and result in the loss of your professional license.

Remember, however, you are innocent until proven guilty in the eyes of the law. An experienced DUI defense lawyer can protect your rights and challenge the state's case against you.

Our DUI defense attorneys aggressively scrutinize all elements of DUI cases, including the stop, the arrest, the field sobriety tests, and the chemical breath and blood tests. We know how to identify and expose unlawful police tactics that can get DUI evidence thrown out.

Talk To A Defense Lawyer Who Can Protect Your Rights

Before talking to the police or anyone else about your DUI charge, talk to a defense attorney who knows the law and can protect your rights. Call bhsd today at 931-201-9452, or contact us online to arrange your free initial consultation.