Lancaster First Time DUI Attorney
Aggressive Criminal Defense Lawyer to Defend You
Although a first-time
DUI warrants lesser penalties than those given for multiple convictions, it
is still a serious conviction with consequences that can damage your reputation
and limit your opportunities. Our Lancaster DUI attorney,
Tyson R. Beers, has practiced
criminal defense in Lancaster since 1997. We understand the damaging effects of a conviction
and can offer aggressive representation to help you minimize your losses.
What to Expect in a DUI Case
If you have received your first charge of driving under the influence,
you can expect to face two different hearings: a DMV hearing and a court
hearing. The DMV hearing involves reviewing the facts of your case, and
is designed to determine whether or not your license will be suspended.
A DMV license suspension is only reversible through an acquittal of your
charges. Keep in mind that if you fail to schedule your hearing within
the first few days after a DUI arrest, your license will be automatically
The court hearing takes place after the DMV hearing. This is where you
will be able to defend your case and fight your charges. Depending on
the strength of your defense, you can be acquitted, have your charges
reduced, or be convicted as charged.
A first DUI conviction warrants the following consequences:
- A criminal record
- Fines and fees totaling approximately $1800
- Up to 6 months in jail
- Driver's license suspension
- Mandatory enrollment in a recovery program
In addition to these penalties, you may lose your job and the respect of
others. With so much hanging in the balance, it is critical to attain
the help of an experienced attorney. The Law Offices of Tyson R. Beers
offers representation founded on years of experience. Our Lancaster criminal
defense lawyer can help you keep your license in a DMV hearing and see
your charges reduced or dismissed in court.
Contact Our Antelope Valley Firm Today
Our Lancaster DUI defense attorney has a broad range of experience in DUI
cases. When it comes to fighting your charges, our legal team is prepared
to offer unrelenting defense in pursuit of a favorable outcome. We will
fight to see your evidence dismissed and keep you from receiving a criminal record.
Contact our firm, the Law Offices of Tyson R. Beers, for a free consultation of your case.