A conviction for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs may have negative impacts you don’t know about. Even if you avoid incarceration, a license suspension can impact your ability to drive to work and take care of other chores. Given the state’s penalties for DUI convictions, legal representation from an experienced Winter Haven DUI attorney is important. We understand that many people who are accused of DUI aren’t familiar with the criminal justice system and might unknowingly surrender their rights. By providing comprehensive legal support, our firm gives accused drivers information needed to make choices about how to proceed – and about potential defenses.
Most adult Florida drivers are considered intoxicated if their blood alcohol concentration (BAC) is .08 percent or higher. But stricter standards exist for commercial vehicle operators and drivers who are under the age of 21. No matter what standard applies, we review the facts, and the law, and provide personalized counseling on each aspect of your DUI case, including:
Florida’s penalties for DUI convictions can be harsh. If you’ve been charged with driving under the influence, the sooner you start preparing your case, the better. Our firm provides a free initial consultation to discuss your case and potential defenses.
Winter Haven criminal defense attorney Diane Burger represents Florida motorists who have been accused of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Please call 863-457-3587 or contact us online to make an appointment for a free 30-minute meeting at our Winter Haven office. We serve clients in Polk, Highlands and Hardee Counties.