DUI / DWI
If you have been charged with drunk driving or refused to take a blood test when requested, you may be facing harsh penalties including fines, jail, and potentially a license suspension. Because of this, it is important that you have an experienced DUI defense lawyer to aggressively defend your rights and protect your future.Even your first conviction for DUI can result in jail time. A second or subsequent conviction can ruin your life!! A jail sentence for months to over a year can be expected on second and subsequent convictions. A conviction could result in additional life-altering consequences which include loss of your driver's license, significant fines, increased insurance rates or loss of your insurance.
In Maryland there are also the significant penalties that you face at the Motor Vehicle Administration. Your license can be revoked or suspended for lengthy periods. The installation of an ignition interlock system may also be mandated if you wish to keep driving. . As a result, if you have been charged with DUI/DWI, it is important that you contact an attorney immediately. There may be legal issues upon which evidence can be kept out of court or which could help you win your case, or there may be options which may permit you to avoid jail time. This is why you need an experienced DUI defense lawyer.
James Guillory can counsel and represent you from the time of your arrest and at all subsequent court appearances and filings. We can provide you with complete and specific information on Maryland's DUI laws and penalties, and explain how they may apply in your case.