A Strong Defense Against DUI Charges
Drunk driving or driving under the influence (DUI) charges do not discriminate. They happen to people of all ages from all walks of life, and for many people this may be their first contact with the criminal justice system. While it can feel overwhelming to be charged with a crime, it is important to keep in mind that you are not alone, and having a skilled lawyer in your corner can provide you with the best chance of minimizing the potentially harsh consequences that can come with a DUI conviction.
At the offices of Meredith Mochel Attorney at Law, we are dedicated to protecting the rights of people who have been charged with drunk driving in Tennessee. We are prepared to help you build a strong defense against these charges.
DUI Charges Should Be Taken Seriously
A person may be charged with a DUI if they are impaired by alcohol or drugs, or have a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 or greater. Potential penalties include jail time, the loss of your driver’s license, increased insurance premiums and steep fines. The possible consequences are even greater if you have past DUI convictions.
With so much at stake, these charges need to be taken seriously. Defenses are available, even if your BAC was measured as being over the legal limit to drive. Machines are prone to both mechanical and human error. The police may not have even had the right to make a traffic stop in the first place. You can rest assured that we will challenge the evidence against you at every turn while fighting to protect your freedom and your driving privileges.
Contact Our NHTSA Certified Attorney
Our attorney is certified by the National Highway Traffic & Safety Administration (NHSTA) in the administration of standardized field sobriety tests. This training provides us with additional insight into ensuring that your defense is as thorough as possible. To learn more, call our law offices in Chattanooga at 423-393-9836. You may also contact us online.