Philadelphia DUI lawyer (215) 437-0449
At Krasner & Long, LLC, we understand that people can often make mistakes. If you have recently been arrested for a first-time DUI, our experienced Philadelphia DUI attorney can help navigate you through the legal consequences of your arrest. A DUI conviction can have a hugely negative impact on both your professional and personal life. Depending on what job you hold, you could lose your professional license, or be even be fired. If you share custody of your children, a DUI conviction could prevent you being able to take them to and from school and other social and academic activities.
Our legal team understands how important the outcome of your DUI is for you and we can do everything in our power to ensure your case is successfully handled. With over 45 years of combined legal experience, you can rest assured knowing our team has the skills needed to help you.
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Penalties You Could Face for DUI Conviction
According to the Pennsylvania law, DUI offenses are classified by the blood alcohol content of the alleged offender at the time of the arrest. The penalties you could face if convicted are grouped into three categories.
1.General Impairment: If you the BAC is between .08 and .99, you will receive up to 6 months probation and a fine of up to $300.
2.High BAC: If your BAC was between .10 and .159, you could face a prison sentence between 2 days and 6 months. You could also face fines between $500-$5,000 and 12-months of driver’s license suspension.
3.Highest BAC: A BAC above .16 could mean a prison sentence of between 3 days and 6 months, fines between $1,000-$5,000 and 12-month driver’s license suspension.
Contact our Philadelphia DUI lawyer today
If you were arrested for DUI in Pennsylvania, it is imperative you retain a skilled Philadelphia DUI attorney to represent you. A DUI conviction is a criminal conviction; it can be a stain on your record. Moving forward every time you apply for a new job, your employer will see a DUI conviction come up in your background check. With so much at stake, working with an attorney who has experience defending individuals charged with DUI is critical. At Krasner & Long, LLC, we have successfully represented over 20,000 cases. Our firm was recognized as among the top attorneys in their field. We have received the highest the possible ratings from Super Lawyers, Martindale-Hubbell, and Avvo attorney rankings.
Work with a firm dedicated to helping you. Give us a call to start the process today. (215) 437-0449