Under 21 DWI in Albuquerque
Albuquerque DWI Lawyer - Under 21 and Charged with DWI?
State lawmakers have enacted laws that heavily punish underage drinking and driving. Any driver under 21 who registers at .02 BAC (blood alcohol content) can be arrested and charged with DWI, and the repercussions can be very serious if you are convicted. The
penalties imposed include up to 90 days in jail, license suspension for up to 1 year, as well as other court-ordered requirements including community service and completing an alcohol treatment program. If you have been arrested and charged with DUI and are under 21, it could not be more important that you are represented by an Albuquerque DUI lawyer that has extensive trial experience, and will do everything possible to reduce the damage to your future. At The Romero Law Firm, P.A., we have achieved many notable results in both misdemeanor and felony cases, and should evaluate your case immediately.
Underage Drinking and Driving Charges in Albuquerque
There are various issues that must be analyzed before a decision is made about how to proceed with defending your case. As you will be facing extreme penalties, including fines, treatment, alcohol screening, license revocation, and the installation of an ignition interlock device (which you will pay for), it is in your interests to have the evidence reviewed before you make any decisions.
An underage DWI is often the first run-in with the criminal justice system, and it is not a pleasant experience. You may believe that there is no hope for you, and you should just plead guilty and face your penalties. In fact, you also have rights as a person who is criminally accused. A full analysis of every piece of evidence should be undertaken to determine if there has been an error in your case. You have rights and our goal is to protect you, fight for any advantage, and to reduce the potential damage to your opportunities in life. We know how important your case is, and we are committed to each client we serve.
Underage DUI convictions can affect your future educational and career opportunities. Don't allow your reputation and rights to be taken away. For the legal representation you can trust, contact us today!