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DUI & DWI2018-07-09T23:41:03+00:00

Manassas DUI Lawyers

Police officers on the roads in Virginia are always looking for drunk drivers.  A minor issue with driving behavior, such as swerving, may lead to a traffic stop that results in a full roadside investigation for drunk driving. Unfortunately, this may easily lead to a drunk driving arrest and DWI charge. A DWI conviction in Virginia may result in jail time, large fines, loss of license, higher insurance costs, and other effects on your everyday life and future.  Contact our DWI attorneys right away to understand your DWI charge and how we will build the best possible defense for your case:

703-542-1803

Our experienced Manassas DWI attorneys have guided clients in countless cases through the complex court system to protect their interests and achieve their goals.  The DWI attorneys at Robinson Law have the knowledge to help you attain the best possible outcome.  Our criminal law firm knows that good people can make mistakes.  It is very easy to have “one too many” beers and feel OK enough to drive. Talk to one of our DUI lawyers and know your rights if you are pulled over after drinking in Virginia.

Our criminal and DUI lawyers in Manassas focus on learning about your case, getting every piece of evidence, and then zealously representing your interests at every turn. We are highly knowledgeable about complex Virginia DUI and DWI laws.  Every case mixes search and seizure issues, constitutional rights, scientific evidence, and legal procedure. Every Manassas DUI case involves facts that are unique, which in turn means a unique defense strategy for your DUI case.

Our DUI lawyers know what the prosecution needs to get a conviction, and we challenge the evidence against you with the experience, knowledge, skill, and judgment we have developed over years of practice.  Put your trust into attorneys who focus on DUI defense.  Call or message us now for your free and confidential consultation with one of our top DUI attorneys.

Our clients often want to know what the penalty ranges for DWI and DUI cases are for their cases.  The range of penalties for a DUI conviction in Virginia are based on the alleged blood alcohol level as well as the offense number.

DWI, 1st Offense in Manassas

The Commonwealth of Virginia classifies a first DWI offense as a class 1 misdemeanor. If convicted, you may face some or all the following penalties:

  • 7 day administrative license suspension (license reinstated 7 days after your arrest date)
  • Court fines ranging from $250 to $2,500
  • 1 year license suspension (possibly eligible for a restricted license)
  • Possible jail time (mandatory 5 day minimum IF driving with a minor in the car)
  • Possible Alcohol Safety Action Program (ASAP)
  • Ignition interlock device
  • Criminal record

 DWI, 2nd Offense in Manassas

The Commonwealth of Virginia classifies a 2nd DWI offense as a class 1 misdemeanor. If convicted, you may face some or all of the following penalties:

  • 60 day administrative license suspension (license reinstated 60 days after your arrest date)
  • Court fines ranging from $500 to $2,500
  • Indefinite license revocation (possibly eligible for a restricted license)
  • If within less than 5 years of the 1st offense, a mandatory 1 to 12 month jail sentence
  • If within 10 years of the 1st offense, a mandatory minimum of 10 day jail sentence
  • Possible Alcohol Safety Action Program (ASAP)
  • Ignition interlock device
  • Criminal record

DWI, 3rd Offense in Manassas

The Commonwealth of Virginia classifies a 3rd DWI offense as a class 6 FELONY. If convicted, you may face some or all the following penalties:

  • Administrative license suspension until your trial date
  • Felony charge (vehicle is subject to seizure and forfeiture)
  • $1000 minimum fine
  • Indefinite license revocation
  • If within 5 years of 2nd offense, minimum 6 month jail sentence
  • If within 10 years of 2nd offense, minimum 3 month jail sentence
  • Alcohol Safety Action Program (ASAP)
  • Ignition interlock device
  • Criminal record

 DWI, 4th Offense in Manassas

The Commonwealth of Virginia classifies a 4th DWI offense as a class 6 FELONY. If convicted, you may face some of all of the following penalties:

  • Administrative license suspension until your trial date
  • Felony charge (vehicle is subject to seizure and forfeiture)
  • $1000 minimum fine
  • Indefinite license revocation
  • Minimum 12 month jail sentence
  • Alcohol Safety Action Program (ASAP)
  • Ignition interlock device
  • Criminal record

Elevated Blood Alcohol Content (BAC)

BAC of .15% to .19%

  • 1st offense: additional mandatory, minimum 5 day jail sentence
  • 2nd offense: (if within 10 years of 1st offense) mandatory, minimum additional 10 day jail sentence

BAC of .20% or higher

  • 1st offense: additional mandatory, minimum 10 day jail sentence
  • 2nd offense: (if within 10 years of 1st offense) mandatory, minimum additional 20 day jail sentence plus $500 fine
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Our DUI attorneys fight for people who have been charged with DWI every day in court.  We protect the rights of our neighbors and fellow citizens.  We look for every defense possible to have the DWI charge reduced or dismissed.  Many of our cases have been resolved in a dismissal or lesser offense, such as reckless driving.  Your situation is unique, but our DUI lawyers have the experience and ability to help you achieve the best result possible.  We take the time to learn about your case, discover the facts and evidence, and guide you through the difficult and intimidating legal process.  Call or message us now for your free and confidential consultation with one of our top Manassas DUI defense attorneys.

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