If you have been arrested for DUI in Seattle, WA, you may be full of questions right now. Questions like Do I need a DUI lawyer?, Will I have to go to jail? And Will I lose my license? are very common for people who are facing DUI charges for the first time. For a lot of people, this is the first time they have been in trouble with the law. If you have been accused of driving under the influence, your best bet is to hire an experienced Seattle DUI attorney right away. But do not settle for just any lawyer, make sure you have a chance to speak with them in order to find out what they can do for you.
Different Seattle DUI defense lawyers will promise different things. At The Law Offices of Steve Karimi, you will be treated with compassion and respect. We listen to our client's cases and then work with them to build strong defenses. The first thing most DUI attorneys will do is request a hearing in order to fight your license suspension charges. This must be done within 20 days of your DUI arrest. The most important thing that a DUI attorney will do for you is fight to defend you against your charges. When there is strong evidence against you, a public defender or lesser lawyer will encourage you to plead ‘no contest' or ‘guilty'. This will leave you open to be sentenced however a judge feels necessary. A Seattle DUI attorney from The Law Offices of Steve Karimi will never treat you like that. We believe in going the extra mile and fighting the charges. Even if we cannot get your charges reduced or dismissed, a good defense can lead to a generous plea bargain.
If you have been arrested for DUI in Washington State, call a Seattle DUI defense lawyer at The Law Offices of Steve Karimi right now. We can help you in many ways and will take the time to meet you in person to discuss your case at no initial cost to you. Call us right now.