Are you facing DUI charges in the Burien area? Have you been arrested for drug possession or underage drunk driving? The experienced Burien DUI attorneys at Russell & Hill, PLLC have helped drivers throughout the Northwest get the representation and defense they deserve. To learn for yourself, call toll-free at 888-834-4228 or fill out our contact form for a free consultation.
Whether you’re facing felony DUI, underage DUI, or drug possession charges, our DUI attorneys can build a defense unique to your situation. We consult and work intimately with each client to create the most effective defense possible, and every move we make is in the best interests of your case.
Being convicted for a DUI carries some major penalties, even if it’s your first offense. Because the consequences can be worse even than some felonies, every DUI should be taken seriously. If you have recently been charged with drunk driving, we recommend that you contact a Burien DUI attorney as soon as possible.
There are many penalties that may result from a DUI. The first will come from the Department of Licensing, and they will attempt to suspend your license. This means that you will not be allowed to drive for a set amount of time, sometimes up to a year. You may also be sentenced to time in jail or pay expensive fines.
Listed below are more penalties that may come from a DUI conviction:
At Russell & Hill, PLLC, we have defended clients throughout Washington and Oregon. We know exactly how stressful a DUI arrest can be for the driver, so we have made it our goal to represent you in a way that doesn’t add to your stress.
We use a number of defense strategies to build the perfect defense for every client. These strategies include:
Once we have collected the necessary information, it may be found that the arrest violated your rights, used wrong evidence, or even used incorrect police procedures. We will compile all of this information and use it to create a defense as unique as your case.
Our DUI attorneys have the experience, passion, and education needed to fully represent each client. We will work closely with you to obtain a plea bargain that is in your best interests, and we will not hesitate to take the case to trial if necessary. We know how to negotiate with insurance companies and, more importantly, with the prosecution.
Our team of expert attorneys can also help you retain your driver’s license and get your charges reduced or removed entirely. We also know how to develop options for alternative sentencing to keep you from jail. These options may include community service, work crew, work release, electronic home monitoring, or alcohol abuse treatment.
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