Let a Nevada DUI Attorney Guide Your DUI Case
By: Mary Ann Pekara
Have you been hit with DUI charges? Are you worried about how a DUI conviction could impact your life? If so, you may feel it's important to understand the legal and criminal aspects of DUI charges as well as the legal protections available to you. A Nevada DUI lawyer could help you understand the next phase of your DUI case and help you determine how to address the DUI charges against you. Nevada DUI laws are strict and its DUI penalties are serious, so moving forward with complete understanding of the court system and the charges against you can be vital.
Nevada DUI Penalties
First DUI Conviction
- 90-day driver's license revocation
- $400 - $1,000 fine
- 48 - 96 hours of community service
- 2 days - 6 months in jail
- Completion (and funding) of alcohol/drug abuse classes
Second DUI Conviction (within 7 years)
- 1-year driver's license revocation
- $750 - $1,000 fine OR
- Community service of equal value
- 10 days - 6 months in jail (or residential confinement)
- Completion of alcohol/drug abuse classes
Third DUI Conviction (within 7 years)
- 3-year driver's license revocation
- $2,000 - $5,000 fine
- 1 - 6 years in jail
- Considered a felony
Can You Refuse a Breath Test?
Penalties for Refusal
- Driver's license suspension
- Arrest & criminal charge
Nevada DUI Resources
Contact a Nevada DUI Lawyer Today to Get Your DUI Case Started
As your Nevada DUI lawyer can tell you, the criminal penalties for a DUI conviction can limit your freedom, prevent you from driving and cost you serious cash. Your Nevada DUI attorney may be able to help you fight your charges by challenging certain aspects of your DUI case, including your DUI arrest, the results of your breathalyzer test or even the evidence given by your arresting officer.
The longer you wait, the less time you have to prepare your DUI case with the help of a Nevada DUI lawyer. To take the first step, contact Total DUI today by filling out our free DUI case evaluation form or calling us at 1 (877) 349-1311. We'll put you in touch with a Nevada DUI lawyer who works in your area so you can get your case started as soon as possible!
A Nevada DUI lawyer could make you aware of rights you have at your disposal in your DUI case.
When you fill out our free case evaluation form, or call us toll-free at 1 (877) 349-1311, we will connect you with a Nevada DUI lawyer for a free, no-obligation consultation. A DUI lawyer can discuss strategies and approaches to your case that could make a big difference in your future. Learn about the rights you have in your case from a Nevada DUI lawyer.
You've had a DUI before? A Nevada DUI lawyer could still help.
You could be facing an extended driver's license suspension, loss of your license, a longer jail sentence and more. You could even be facing an entirely different category of crime, something which could affect your personal freedom for years to come. The bottom line is that no matter how many DUI cases you've had in the past, a Nevada DUI lawyer could be an invaluable resource in preparation for your current case. Contact us to get in touch with a Nevada DUI lawyer today to learn about your risks, rights, and options.
Note: DUI laws may have changed since our last update. For the latest information on these DUI laws, speak to a DUI lawyer in the state.