Many Memphis residents have had the experience of being pulled over for drunk driving. Drunk driving is a serious offense in Tennessee and those who have been arrested should know that a lot can be at stake if they are convicted.
When a person is arrested for drunk driving in Tennessee they can face fines, jail time and a license suspension. A license suspension can be hard on a person who relies on their car to get to work or school. If the person arrested has a commercial driver’s license they may lose their job.
Our law firm provides the criminal defense that those who have been arrested for drunk driving need to protect their livelihood. We know that there are many things that can go wrong in a DUI arrest. The equipment to measure blood alcohol content can malfunction, there can be an underlying health concern, or another issue can arise. We investigate every possible angle making sure our clients have the best defense possible. We will also investigate police arrest procedures and determine if there was a lack of reasonable suspicion to pull the client’s car over in the first place. You only get one chance to have your voice heard in court so it is important to choose an attorney who has the experience necessary to take on your case.
A DUI conviction can damage a person’s professional and personal reputation. Having an experienced attorney on your side to represent your interests is critical in making sure your voice is heard and your side of the story is told.