Most DUI offenses in DeKalb County are misdemeanors. However, if you have had prior DUIs, you may be charged with a felony. You may also be considered a habitual violator (which is a felony) if you have had numerous prior traffic convictions. Serious accidents or injuries by vehicle involving drunk or impaired driving can also be charged as a felony DeKalb DUI. So can child - endangerment DUIs, even if it is your first DUI in your lifetime. While a misdemeanor DUI is harsh enough, a repeat DUI or felony DUI is even tougher. Lengthy jail sentences, multi-year Georgia drivers license suspensions, and thousands of dollars in fines and fees are normal. This can cause those convicted of such a DeKalb DUI to lose their job and not be able to take care of their families.
A good DeKalb Co. DUI lawyer can help. There are many ways that a skilled DeKalb DUI lawyer can successfully advocate on your behalf and defend your case. If you want the best results, call the best DUI lawyer. Attorney Richard Lawson has been aggressively fighting DeKalb DUI cases for years. Lawson and his staff of dedicated attorneys get their DUI clients great results. Some attorneys are jacks of all trades. They do a little DUI along with family law, bankruptcy, personal injury, you name it. Not so with Attorney Lawson. DUI is his business and he is always up to date on the current Supreme Court Decisions and technical developments. If getting the best results matter to you, call DeKalb DUI lawyer Richard Lawson now for a free case evaluation.