Arrested for DUI, What Now?
A lot of people were out partying over the holiday weekend celebrating the 4th of July. With the celebration came a lot of drinking. Many people were arrested over the weekend for drinking and driving.
Charged with a drinking and driving offense can bring on feelings of hopelessness, depression, fear, and frustration. At Aaron J. Boria, PLLC, we understand what you are going through. We are here to fight for your rights, guide you through the process, and support you through this difficult time.
Call DUI defense lawyer, Aaron J. Boria today for a free consultation (734) 453-7806.
What will happen if I am charged with OWI?
The court process starts with an arraignment. The arraignment is where the judge formally tells you what you have been charged with, what the maximum penalty is, and sets a bond.
The second hearing you will attend is called a pre trial. This is where your attorney will discuss your matter with the prosecutor and may obtain a plea deal for you. If there is a legal challenge to be made your attorney may set a motion date or evidentry hearing date. If a deal cannot be made or a legal challenge was not successful in a complete dismissal then the case will be set for trial.
If you take a plea then your next hearing will be a sentencing. At sentencing the judge has broad discretion to hand down a sentence within the rules of law.
Michigan DUI Attorney
Michigan DUI attorney, Aaron J. Boria, has won DUI trials, obtained dismissals, and countless reductions. If you are facing a drunk driving charge call (734) 453-7806. We fight for our clients and get results.
If police illegally stopped you then your case should be dismissed.
If police did not have a legal reason to arrest you then your case should be dismissed.
If chemical testing wasn’t done properly then your case could be dismissed.
Even if all of these procedures were done properly then it is still possible to win your matter at trial or obtain reduction for you to save your license or keep you out of jail or both.