Detroit Drunk Driving Defense Lawyer

Detroit Drunk Driving Defense Lawyer

Detroit Drunk Driving Defense - Wilson Law

After being arrested for a DUI, there are probably numerous concerns running through your head. You have heard the stories about DUI charges ruining people’s lives. DUI charges are not a laughing matter. You may be facing high fines, jail time and license suspension. If you are facing drunk driving charges, it is imperative that you consult a Detroit drunk driving defense lawyer immediately.

Michigan Drunk Driving Laws

Possible penalties for drunk driving in Michigan can vary depending on many variables including how much alcohol you have consumed, how many times you have been charged with driving under the influence, and whether there were any injuries. Michigan’s official website provides additional information on the laws, but only an experienced Detroit drunk driving defense attorney can properly evaluate your personal situation. Here is a general list of possible drunk driving penalties:

First Offense OWI (Blood Alcohol Level >/= .08)

  • Fines up to $500
  • 93 days in jail
  • 360 community service hours
  • 6 points on your license
  • $1,000 in annual fees

First Offense OWI (Blood Alcohol Level >/= .17)

  • Fines up to $700
  • 180 days in jail
  • 360 community service hours
  • 1-year driver’s license suspension
  • 6 points on your license
  • $1,000 in annual fees

If this was not your first offense, you are under 21, or another person was injured the penalties you face can be much harsher. It is even more imperative that you contact a Detroit Drunk Driving Defense Attorney in our office immediately.

Contact Attorney Gary M. Wilson

When looking for a drunk driving defense attorney, you want one that is both knowledgeable and experienced. Attorney Wilson has OVER 30 years of criminal trial experience. Although the majority of his experience has been in criminal defense, he also has years of experience working as a prosecuting attorney. This means he is well versed in the strategies the government utilizes when prosecuting defendants. Attorney Wilson knows what to expect and thus will always be prepared. Knowing what to expect is an important part of defense strategizing.

Attorney Wilson, who graduated Cum Laude from Michigan State, is also highly educated and intelligent. As a result of his extensive experience with motor vehicle accidents, he was chosen as Vice President and General Counsel for a large transportation firm. He is National Highway Traffic Safety Certified, among other educational and professional achievements.

Call us today to schedule your initial consultation. Let Attorney Wilson use his extensive education and experience to help you. We are the drunk driving defense firm you need!