What penalties am I facing if I am convicted?

Some possible penalties of a DUI conviction are driver’s license suspension, DUI School, a Victim Awareness Program, alcohol checks, court-ordered counseling, vehicle impoundment and/or ignition interlock, an alcohol monitoring (SCRAM) bracelet, probation, and...

How long will it take to resolve my case?

Most cases take approximately 4 months to be resolved.  It may be shorter, or it may take longer depending on the complexity of your case, and whether you decide to accept a plea offer. Cases may take a year or more if there are multiple charges, there are...

How much will it cost?

There are many court costs and fees associated with a DUI.  If you are convicted, the court costs are $990.  DUI school will cost between $250-$450, depending on which level you need.  There are also costs associated with probation, vehicle immobilization, alcohol...

How long will my driver’s license be suspended?

The Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles has the authority to suspend your driver’s license, and the court will add a separate suspension if you are convicted.  The length of the suspensions depends on several factors, including whether you submitted...

Can I drink alcohol during my case?

No.  In order to be released from jail, you signed an agreement (“pretrial release”) to abstain from alcohol as well as any criminal activity until the completion of your case.  This means that if you consume ANY alcohol or commit any crime before your court case is...