DUI Lawyer in Dothan, Alabama
The consequences of a DUI arrest can be severe and long-lasting. You may risk jail time, heavy fines, driver’s license revocation, increased insurance rates and a permanent criminal record. Your criminal record can show up in background checks when you apply for a job. The loss of your driver’s license can affect your ability to get to work and take your kids to school.
With so much at stake, you can feel confident turning to the Dothan DUI lawyers at Smith & McGhee, PC. Our attorneys provide skilled drunk driving defense services to people facing their first, second, third or even fourth DUI arrest. As the number of offenses goes up, so do the punishments. A fourth offense and any subsequent offense is charged as a felony.
DWI Houston County Attorney
The state will build a case against you. You do not have to just accept a plea deal. Our Houston County DWI attorneys can build a strong defense on your behalf. We methodically and thoroughly find holes in the state’s case. We are highly adept at tackling the technical and complicated issues involving the validity of the stop, signs of alcohol, field sobriety test administration, field sobriety test results, Miranda Rights and the other pertinent facts.
Smith & McGhee, PC, is dedicated to building a strong defense that minimizes the consequences of a conviction.
Driver’s License Issues
If you have been charged with drunk driving in Alabama, you have only 10 days to request an administrative hearing with the Department of Public Safety regarding the suspension of your driver’s license. Our attorneys can represent you at the hearing and strive to protect your driving privileges or help you avoid suspension. It is expensive to have your driver’s license reinstated, and it is wise to speak with our attorneys as soon as you can after your DUI arrest.
Smith & McGhee, PC, offers free phone consultations with a Houston County DWI lawyer. Please call 334-702-1744. You may also contact us online. Our office is open on weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. We are available for evening and weekend appointments. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.