Are you looking for a dui lawyer? Lutz residents known that the dui attorneys of Finebloom, Haenel & Higgins are available for consultation. When you hire a quality dui attorney Lutz arrestees have a better chance against the prosecution of the State.
The Dui attorneys in Lutz understand that in each and every case there may be valid defenses against the charge. Even if there is not a valid or appropriate defense, a Lutz dui lawyer may be able to find mitigating circumstances to present to help you obtain a more favorable sentence.
Dui arrests in Florida are aggressively prosecuted. The sanctions for even a first time dui conviction are harsh. The mandatory penalties for a first time Dui are:
- 12 months probation
- 50 public service hours
- Dui School
- Drug Evaluation
- 10 day impoundment of the vehicle you were driving
- An additional six month license suspension and
- A $500 fine
- If you blew over a .15 then the fine is increased to $1000
- If you blew over a .15 you will also be required to install an ignition interlock on your vehicle for at least 6 months.
If you have a second dui, the penalties increase. The probation period is the same but you also face:
- 30 day impoundment of the vehicle you were driving
- A $1000 fine
- If you blew over a .15 then the fine is increased to $2000
- If this is your 2nd Dui within a 5 year period there is a mandatory 10 days in jail!
- If this is your 2nd Dui within a 5 year period your license is suspended for 5 years!
The mandatory penalties for a third Dui are similar to a first or second. But in addition a 3rd offense within a 10 year period:
- Is a felony punishable by up to five years in prison!
- Carries a mandatory 30 day jail sentence.
- Has a mandatory 90 day vehicle impoundment.
- Your license is suspended for 10 years!
When you hire a Lutz dui attorney to protect your rights the attorney fights for you! At Finenbloom, Haenel & Higgins our dui lawyers in Lutz know all of the possible defenses. There is no defense we have not presented or litigated. Our dui attorneys walk you through the process so that you can make the best decisions for your case in order to achieve the best possible outcome. Call us now at 813-200-4412. Our dui attorneys are available 24/7 to take your call. Let us help you fight your case today!