There are few things worse than being charged with a DUI, and if you are currently facing high BAC DUI charges, there is a very good chance that you will face even harsher penalties than those surrounding standard DUIs. Continue reading and contact our Tehama County High BAC DUI lawyer to learn more about how our firm can assist you through every step of the legal process ahead.
Do I Need a Tehama County DUI Lawyer for a High BAC DUI?
If you are currently facing high BAC DUI charges, you mustn’t proceed without knowledgeable legal counsel at your side. The consequences of these charges are severe, and you cannot afford to face them alone. Attorney Cohen is ready to use his 30+ years of experience in an effort to defend you from such serious charges.
What Constitutes a High BAC DUI?
When someone is arrested and is found to have a blood alcohol content of .08% or higher, they will be charged with a DUI. However, if you are arrested with a blood alcohol content of .15% or higher, you will most likely face high BAC DUI charges.
Penalties for a High BAC DUI in California
If you are convicted of a high BAC DUI in California, you can expect to face a wide array of penalties that are far harsher than those that you would face for being arrested with a blood alcohol content of less than .15%. That being said, the extent of the penalties you may face as a result of your high BAC charge will largely depend on the conditions of your arrest, whether you are a prior DUI offender, and whether there were any other aggravating circumstances present at the time of your arrest.
Fighting Your Charges
If you are currently facing high BAC DUI charges, our firm will do everything in our power to disprove those charges. For example, we may argue that the breathalyzer was improperly calibrated or defective. We may also argue that field sobriety tests were improperly administered. Of course, the circumstances of your arrest will primarily influence the exact line of defense we use, however, you have our word that we will do everything within legal constraints to reach a positive outcome on your behalf.
Contact Our Tehama County DUI Lawyer
Whether this is your first high BAC DUI charge or not, you need knowledgeable legal counsel on your side. Fortunately, you have just found that counsel here at Cohen Criminal Law. Contact our firm today to schedule your initial consultation.