Memphis Multiple DUI Attorney
Multiple DUI Convictions Within Ten Years
Facing DUI charges can be an extremely difficult situation. It is important to know that there are many circumstances involved in your charge, and that there is no evidence submitted in a DUI case that cannot be fought against by a skilled Memphis DUI lawyer from the Claiborne Ferguson Law Firm, P.A. Our firm has been dedicated to assisting the criminally accused residents of Memphis, Tennessee for many years, and we have a long history of success in the types of cases that we handle. If you are facing a second or subsequent DUI offense inside of a ten-year period, then you could face increased penalties for conviction of this crime. A second offense of DUI within ten years is a Class A misdemeanor that can carry the following penalties:
- Up to 11 months and 29 days in jail
- Up to $3,500 in fines
- Up to 2 years' driver's license revocation
- Probation for 11 months and 29 days
- Mandatory alcohol assessment and treatment
Your vehicle will also be subject to seizure and impoundment upon your arrest. A third offense will carry increased penalties, such as up to $10,000 in fines and up to 10 years of license revocation. If you are charged with a fourth offense within 10 years, then you will face Class B felony penalties, which include up to 6 years in jail, up to $15,000 in fines, and other severe penalties.
Let Our Memphis DUI Lawyers Fight for You
If you are facing a subsequent offense, then you need a Memphis criminal defense attorney on your side as soon as possible. We can provide you with the aggressive representation that you need and we offer a free case evaluation so that you may obtain some information regarding your situation at no cost to you. Your case is important to us.
Contact our Memphis criminal lawyer today to discuss your case and to learn more about how we can help you.