First-Time DUI Lawyer in Bakersfield
Arrested for DUI? Call (661) 430-0868 for a Free Case Review
Even for first-time offenders, drivers arrested for DUI in California face serious criminal charges if law enforcement can prove you were driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol with either a field sobriety test or a blood or breath test.
No matter the severity of your case, our Bakersfield DUI attorney at Brehmer Law Corporation is ready to defend your rights.
At Brehmer Law Corporation, our priority is to fight your DUI charge to attempt to minimize potential damage. Contact us at (661) 430-0868 now for the skilled counsel you need.
Penalties for Convictions
First-time DUI offenders in California can face the following:
- Between $2,018 and $,2600 in fines and fees
- Suspended license for up to 10 months
- Up to six months in jail
DUI convictions stay on your record for ten years and are harsher for underage drivers, who can be charged with BAC of as little as 0.01%. A “no tolerance” law exists for those who are under 18 years old.
Is a DUI a Misdemeanor in California?
Because a first offense is a misdemeanor, you will be entitled to a trial by jury and a DMV hearing, if scheduled within 10 days of your arrest.
We work hard to build aggressive strategies to protect your rights and freedom during every step of your case. Call (661) 430-0868 to schedule your initial consultation with a dedicated Bakersfield DUI lawyer.