PHOENIX DUI & CRIMINAL ATTORNEY
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The City of Phoenix possesses the most experienced and well trained police officers and prosecutors in Maricopa County. Being the largest law enforcement and city prosecutor's office in Maricopa County, police officers and prosecutors are provided with the training, equipment and support necessary to strictly enforce the state's DUI and criminal laws. If you've been arrested and charged with a DUI or criminal offense and ordered to appear in Phoenix Municipal Court, you'll quickly learn that offenders are prosecuted aggressively. Consequently, you are well advised to contact an attorney who has experience and regularly practices in Phoenix City Court.
Phoenix DUI Defense
The Phoenix City Prosecutor's Office rarely negotiates a reduction in DUI charges unless there is legitimate legal basis. Consequently, people charged with DUI by Phoenix Police are at immediate risk of:
- Having their vehicle impounded
- Losing their drivers license to a suspension or revocation
- Serving jail time
- Paying huge fines
- Attending mandatory alcohol education classes.
There are several charges you might face after being arrested and charged with DUI in Phoenix, Arizona. These include:
- Driving while Impaired by Drugs or Alcohol
- Extreme DUI
- Super Extreme DUI
- DUI Involving Illegal Drugs
Although the penalties may vary depending upon what type of DUI is alleged, there are long term consequences aside from the potential penalties listed above. These include, but are not limited to, the loss of employment opportunities, fingerprint clearance card revocation, denials or restrictions and negative impacts on housing, credit and professional licenses.
If you are charged with a DUI in Phoenix, an experienced attorney can investigate, evaluate and assert a number of defenses which can lead to a more favorable outcome. Areas which must be examined while defending a DUI charge involve:
- Whether police had a legal basis to stop you
- Whether there was probable cause to arrest you
- Satisfactory performance on the field sobriety tests
- A violation of your Miranda Rights
- Challenges to the reliability or accuracy of blood test results.
- Analysis of the intoxilyzer machine to determine the validity of breath tests.
Of course, a thorough review of police reports, body camera video, breath and blood testing records, field sobriety test worksheets and officer disciplinary histories may lead to the development of potential defenses that can result in a possible dismissal, reduction in charges or other favorable result.
I have been representing individuals charged with DUI in Phoenix City Court for over twenty years and have obtained very favorable results. For more information concerning DUI in Phoenix, simply click through the pages below:
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Phoenix Criminal Defense
The City of Phoenix actively enforces the state's criminal laws for the purpose of maintaining a good quality of life for its residents, business owners and visitors. People who are arrested and charged with crimes in Phoenix can quickly find themselves facing harsh penalties such as:
- Counseling Classes
Moreover, a criminal conviction will result in a permanent mark on your record and will undoubtedly be considered by future employers, lenders, apartments mangers and school admission officials. The is the reason you should immediately contact an experienced and aggressive lawyer if you've been arrested in Phoenix, Arizona. I have regularly defended people against charges including:
and many other crimes and have achieved very favorable results for my clients. With an experienced attorney on your side and a thorough review of your case, many potential defenses can be asserted allowing for a reduction in charges, lessening the penalties you might suffer or obtaining a complete dismissal of your case.
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The Phoenix City Court is located at:
300 West Washington Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85003
Phone: (602) 262-6421
Fax: (602) 534-3628