Rehoboth Beach DUI
Advocating for the Accused for Over a Decade
When your freedom and good name are threatened, The Law Office of Michael Abram is here to stand between you and the criminal justice system. We step in to protect you from harsh penalties and work to secure a favorable outcome in your case. Regardless of whether you expect to be convicted or acquitted, having a criminal defense attorney on your side is always an asset when facing serious criminal charges with major consequences.
The clock is ticking. Get in touch with a Rehoboth Beach criminal defense lawyer immediately by calling (302) 273-1442 today.
Fact Sheet for DUI Charges
DUI offense come with serious penalties. These vary depending on whether you have been previously charged with DUI and how many convictions you have had. However, even a first-time DUI conviction packs a pretty heavy punch. Here’s what you can expect if you receive a DUI conviction in Delaware:
- First DUI: License suspended for 24 months, $1.5K fine, 1 year in jail
- Second DUI: License suspended for 30 months, $2.5K fine, 18 months in prison
- Third DUI: License suspended for 36 months, $5K fine, 2 years in prison
- Fourth DUI: Licensed suspended for 60 months, $7K fine, 5 years in prison
- Subsequent DUIs: Felony charges, up to $15K in fines, up to 15 years in prison.
Even a first DUI carries painful consequences. If you’re like most people, you can’t afford to pay thousands of dollars, spend time in jail, and be without transportation or work for years at a time. Such a conviction can be devastating to your ability to be an effective parent, employee, or student, and it can heavily affect the cost of your insurance premiums and your ability to pursue new professional opportunities in the future.
How a Rehoboth Beach DUI Lawyer Can Help
Our firm has earned many “Not Guilty” verdicts for our clients and has had a great many other cases dismissed entirely. If the court finds you guilty of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, we can still help you pursue lighter penalties and reduced fines, jail time, etc. No matter the circumstances of your DUI case, you will need help in order to secure a fair, desirable outcome.
Even if you are from another state or city but were arrested for DUI in Rehoboth Beach, we are still able to help you and defend your case.
We are available 24/7! Contact us today if you have been arrested and charged, or give us a call at (302) 273-1442.