This Labor Day, you are most likely commuting to visit your friends and family. Labor Day gives us an opportunity to celebrate all the hard work we’ve put into this year thus far. While Labor Day activities, such as barbecues, pool parties, and more are great fun, you must ensure you do what you can do stay safe. Everybody knows that driving under the influence is not safe or okay, though people still do it all over the country. If you find yourself in a situation where you were pulled over with a Blood Alcohol Content over the legal limit, there is a very good chance you are facing harsh repercussions now. This is why you must hire an experienced attorney who will aggressively fight your charges. Here are some of the questions you may have:
When you are pulled over and have a blood alcohol content (BAC) of 0.08%-0.10%, you may face the following penalties:
If your BAC was greater than 0.10%, you will most likely face even harsher penalties, including a $300-$500 fine and a 7-12 month license suspension.
The consequences of a second-offense DWI are as follows:
The penalties for a third or subsequent DWI may include:
Kevin T. Conway is an experienced Bergen County criminal attorney handling DUI, DWI, traffic violations, violent crimes, sex crimes, illegal gun possession, shoplifting, and juvenile crimes. Attorney Conway is also experienced in commercial law matters, zoning law, and estate planning. If you need an aggressive criminal lawyer, contact The Law Office of Kevin T. Conway for a free consultation.