South Florida DUI Attorney
DUI Lawyer for Miami-Dade County, Broward County, Palm Beach County
Driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol or drugs is a serious crime in Florida. Law enforcement officers have the right to pull over any driver they suspect of driving under the influence. It is illegal under Florida state law to drive a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol content level of 0.08% or higher. If you or someone you know has been arrested for DUI, do not plead guilty. There are many defenses a skilled
DUI defense attorney can provide you to fight your charges.
The consequences for DUI convictions can be severe and impact your future. If convicted you can face stiff fines, community service, mandatory drug or alcohol programs, license suspension and even jail. This can put your future at risk with possible job losses, financial hardship and higher insurance rates. By allowing Attorney Eric Matheny to represent you at your hearing your chances of getting a reduced penalty or even a dismissal are greatly improved.
DUI Defenses in Miami-Dade
Our firm will carefully review every step of your DUI charge, from when you were first pulled over to your arrest and booking. There are various legal strategies we can take to challenge any evidence being used to convict you, including breathalyzer test results and even why you were pulled over in the first place. You will have 10 days after your arrest to schedule a hearing with the Florida DMV review board to avoid a 6 to 18 month suspension of your license. Our legal staff can represent you at this hearing and pursue every avenue to avoid that suspension.
As a former prosecutor with Miami-Dade County, Attorney Matheny is well-versed on the procedures used by the prosecution to attempt a conviction. He is therefore well-equipped to mount a strong defense on your behalf and will aggressively fight for your right to keep your license.
Contact South Florida DUI Lawyer
Eric Matheny to defend your DUI case in court with an experienced lawyer who has a successful track record.