DUI Attorney in Virginia Beach, VA
Serving Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, VA and Surrounding Areas
A DUI charge can be life changing. It can impact your professional life, finances, relationships, and it can put you in jail. If you have been charged with DUI, contact Thomas, Adams & Associates as soon as possible. An experienced DUI lawyer can help you navigate through your case.
When Should I Get a Lawyer?
If you have any hesitation about whether or not to get a lawyer, the answer is probably that you should. However, some circumstances necessitate the need for a DUI attorney, including:
- Your DUI charge came because of an accident.
- You severely injured or killed someone in the incident.
- Your BAC level was double the legal limit.
- You have gotten one or more DUI charges in the past.
- You have to drive for your occupation.
- You have to pay a large fine or serve a long jail sentence.
An experienced DUI lawyer can be the difference between a punishing sentence and a fair judgment.
How Will a Lawyer Help?Your DUI attorney will first help you understand the laws related to your DUI case. Laws differ from state to state, and a misunderstanding could lead to a negative ruling.
In addition, your DUI lawyer will help you understand what the possible consequences are for your specific situation, from best to worst, and how you should proceed in your case to get the best chance at a good outcome.
An attorney will also protect you from unjust rulings and illegal treatments. A DUI case can involve a lot of elements and emotions, especially if someone was permanently disabled or killed, and your attorney will help you sort everything out professionally.
Contact Thomas, Adams & Associates at 757.491.4141 today if you need a DUI lawyer in the Virginia Beach, VA, area. We are here to help you during this stressful time.