Fullerton Lawyer for DUI Cases
Individuals arrested in Fullerton for driving under the influence of alcohol ( DUI) may not only face criminal charges in a court of law, but also civil actions initiated by the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). Being a college town, Fullerton Police will often set up DUI checkpoints, and if you're caught driving and drinking, you will need a reputable Orange County criminal defense attorney like Lauren K. Johnson to defend you.
Vehicle code 23152(b) states that it is against the law to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of .08% or greater. A person arrested for drunk driving will be charged with both Driving Under the Influence and with California's 'Per Se' law, which calls for the suspension of your driving privileges. Upon conviction, you might face a number of penalties, including a hefty fine, a lengthy license suspension and spend an unpleasant amount of time in jail. You many also have to attend DUI School, perform community service and have a vehicle ignition device installed that requires you to perform a breathalyzer each time you attempt to start your car.
Fullerton DUI attorney Lauren K. Johnson knows that an arrest for driving under the influence can be a harrowing experience, and that your freedom and ability to make a living may be at stake. Fortunately, there are a number of ways to challenge a drunken driving arrest.
Lauren K. Johnson is knowledgeable about all facets of the DUI laws in California, and has the know how to beat a DUI charge. If you have received charged for driving under the influence of alcohol, call the Johnson Criminal Law Group right away at (949) 622-5522 to defend your rights.