Multiple DUI

Sacramento Multiple DUI Lawyer

Defense Against Multiple DUI Charges in California

California law defines driving under the influence as the operation of a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, drugs, or both. DUI offenses are generally misdemeanors, but they may be charged as felonies if the driver has three prior convictions within 10 years. If you have been arrested and charged with DUI, you must retain an experienced Sacramento multiple DUI attorney as soon as possible.

To discuss your case with our Sacramento multiple DUI lawyer, schedule a consultation online or contact us at (916) 318-5177!

Our Sacramento DUI defense attorney handles cases in the following areas:

  • Sacramento
  • Roseville
  • Antelope
  • Elk Grove
  • Rancho Cordova
  • Loomis
  • Orangevale
  • Fair Oaks
  • Citrus Heights
  • West Sacramento
  • Woodland
  • Rocklin
  • Lincoln
  • South Lake Tahoe
  • El Dorado Hills

Understanding Multiple DUI Charges in California

Facing multiple DUI charges in California can be a daunting and overwhelming experience. It's important to understand the potential consequences and legal implications of these charges. Our team of experienced DUI lawyers at Gonzales Law Office can provide you with the knowledge and guidance you need to navigate through this challenging situation.

Some important points to consider about multiple DUI charges in California include:

  • Increased penalties and consequences for each subsequent DUI offense
  • Potential for license suspension or revocation
  • Possible jail time and hefty fines
  • Impact on your criminal record and future opportunities
  • The importance of seeking legal representation to protect your rights and build a strong defense

With our expertise in defending against multiple DUI charges, we can help you understand your options and work towards the best possible outcome for your case. Don't face these charges alone - put our experience on your side.

Penalties for Multiple DUI in California

Under California law, the penalties for a second DUI are increased if it is committed within 10 years of a prior conviction for DUI.

The penalties for a second DUI are increased to a minimum of 90 days in jail and a maximum of 1 year in jail. Additionally, the minimum fine is increased to $390 and the maximum fine is increased to $1,000.

A third DUI within a 10-year period is charged as a felony, with a minimum jail sentence of 90 days and a maximum of 1 year. The minimum fine is increased to $390 and the maximum fine is increased to $1,000. Additionally, the convicted driver's license will be revoked for at least 4 years.

How Do I Fight Multiple DUI Charges?

If you have been charged with DUI, it is important to retain an experienced criminal defense attorney who has handled multiple DUI cases. Our Sacramento multiple DUI attorney has handled hundreds of cases and has achieved positive results for our clients.

Our attorney uses the same defense strategies in multiple DUI cases as he does in other criminal cases. These strategies include challenging the legality of the traffic stop, challenging the blood or breath test results, and challenging the police officer's observations and conclusions.

To discuss your case with our Sacramento multiple DUI lawyer, schedule a consultation online or contact us at (916) 318-5177!

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Reasons to Choose Gonzales Law Office

An Unwavering Drive to Fight for the Accused
  • Licensed to practice in all California and Federal courts

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  • Super Lawyers® Rising Starsâ„  and rated Top 40 Under 40 by the National Trial Lawyers

  • Attended drug & alcohol recognition training for a Drug and Alcohol Recognition P.O.S.T Certificate

  • Former police officer with experience in the DUI Unit at the Public Defender’s Office

  • A dedicated trial lawyer with an undefeated record of results for 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019

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