DUI Defense Lawyer

DUI Attorney in Daytona Beach, FL (driving under the influence)

At the Jessica Damoth, P.A. law firm, we can provide an experienced DUI attorney focused on assisting you when charged with issues related to driving under the influence “DUI”. Driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs is a very serious issue and, if convicted, will affect your driving record for years. It is extremely important to choose an experienced DUI attorney in Daytona Beach who has a law practice dedicated to traffic law. The Jessica Damoth, P.A. law firm is dedicated to driving related matters such as DUI, so that we can stay on top of the latest strategies in defending drunk driving charges. It is very important that your DUI attorney has extensive training as a DUI defense lawyer. A Criminal Defense Attorney would be a much stronger recommendation for handling a DUI as compared to general practitioner who handles many different practices of law. Jessica Damoth, P.A. is a DUI lawyer based in Daytona Beach and is prepared to defend your drunken driving case in orange county and surrounding counties in Florida.

Florida Legal limits for operating a motor vehicle

DUI (Driving Under the Influence of Alcoholic Beverages, Chemical Substances or Controlled Substances). s. 316.193, F.S.

The foundation for DUI laws are based on Florida legal limits. For example: drivers with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08% or greater are in violation of the DUI law in Florida and can be arrested. If you are under 21, the legal DUI limit is just .02%.

 

Commercial Motor Vehicles (CMV) – Alcohol-Related Convictions/Disqualifications-s. 322.61, F.S.

Persons convicted of driving a commercial motor vehicle with a BAC level of .04 or above while driving a motor vehicle while the driver is under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance or refusing to submit a test of the above will be disqualified from operating a commercial vehicle for 1 year.

So, what are the DUI penalties in Florida ? Visit Florida DUI LAW

Additional DUI Penalty Enhancements

Your penalty could be enhanced for other reasons – to include:

  • Having a child on board
  • BAC over .15%
  • Speeding at 20 miles per hour above speed limit
  • Crashing with severe injury or death
  • Refusal to submit chemical test

If you have been arrested for a DUI, there are many repercussions that may follow if it isn’t handled correctly. The decision you make from now on are up to you, hire an affective DUI lawyer immediately. Failure to respond in a timely manner may make things even worse, including the revocation of your driving privileges. Jessica Damoth, P.A. can guide you through the whole process as there is certain paperwork that needs to happen in a timely manner. Jessica Damoth, P.A. in can help you meet all the requirements.

Call us today at (407) 730-1809 for an experienced DUI attorney to speak about your defense.