Crime in King County
Have you been arrested for suspicion of OUI in King County? If so, you are in the right place. Every year police in King County look to keep roads safer by patrolling for intoxicated drivers. Sometimes this can lead to overzealous officers arresting innocent people. The good news is that an experienced King County defense lawyer can help you fight your charges and get the best results possible.
The penalties for a DUI conviction in King County can be severe. Even a first-time offender can face jail time, license suspension and steep fines. King County recommends the following sentences for a DUI conviction for offenders who had a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 or more:
In order to avoid these penalties, it is important for anyone accused of DUI to contact a King County defense lawyer right away. Call The Law Offices of Steve Karimi today for a free DUI consultation.
Common King County DUI Offenses
Drug Related DUI: In Washington, drivers with a THC concentration of 5.00 of higher can be charged with DUI.
Per se DUI: If an offender has a THC or BAC that is over the legal limit, no other evidence is needed to show that they were driving while impaired.
Repeat DUI: The more DUI convictions a defendant has on their record for the past 7 years, the steeper the sentencing will be for future convictions.
Juvenile DUI: Anyone under the age of 21 is subject to a lower per se DUI limit.
DUI Accidents: A driver who causes an accident while under the influence of drugs or alcohol can face additional penalties for the injuries they cause.
King County DUI Courts
King County District Court
W-1034 King County Courthouse
Seattle, WA 98104
Email: [email protected]
King County Superior Court
516 3rd Ave
Seattle, WA 98104
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
DUI Defense in King County
If you have been arrested for DUI in King County, Washington, contact a defense attorney right away. Regardless of the charges that you face, an experienced attorney can help you get the best results possible. Attorney Steve Karimi is a former prosecutor so he understands what it takes to get win DUI cases. For information about you charges and defense options, contact our office for a free consultation.