Arrested For An OUI? Need A DUI Lawyer?
When you’re arrested for committing an OUI or OWUI crime in New York, you may have any one of a number of penalties coming your way. Thankfully, when you call Lisa Pelosi, you’ll have an aggressive criminal defense attorney on your side every step of the way.
You may not drive any motor vehicle while impaired due to the use of alcohol. You are considered OWUI if your blood alcohol level is .08 or greater. It’s considered aggravated OWUI if your blood alcohol level is .18 or greater.
It’s also illegal to commit an OUI offense if there is a child 15-years-old or less in the car with you. You may be considered OUI if you’re impaired by the use of drugs or any combination of drugs and alcohol.
Prior convictions, whether within New York or outside the state, can be grounds for greater penalties as well.
There are plea bargain limitations in New York City, but it’s best to consult with a New York criminal defense attorney to find out exactly what options are available to you. Lisa Pelosi is an experienced criminal defense attorney who knows how to deal with OUI and OWUI cases. She has spent the last 30 years working in the criminal legal field, and she will provide you with an intelligent, strong defense. Lisa Pelosi is available to take your call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Contact her now.