Driving while intoxicated (DWI) cases may be among the most prevalent in this day and age, but they can negatively affect record if not met with a strong defense. It’s common to think that if you are arrested and charged with a DWI that you must plead guilty. However, there are many defenses to being charged with DWI in Missouri. It is important to have an experienced legal team to find these flaws in cases that may be overlooked.
Even a first DWI is not without consequences. The penalties can include points on your driver’s license, increased car insurance rates, jail time, fines, community service and license suspension.
A second offense DWI conviction may result in additional points on your license, mandatory jail time or increased community service, up to a five-year suspension of your license.
Many of these penalties can affect your livelihood if you drive for a living, your ability to get to work or attend school and the amount you need to pay for insurance. Our lawyers know what is best for you and work to find the most favorable outcome possible.
There are many steps we take to address a DWI. We have successfully represented countless clients throughout Missouri, and we will tailor our approach according to the facts of your case. You benefit from our customized plans.
My family never dreaded a meeting or phone call with anyone from the office. They talked to us like they had known us for a while, we always felt comfortable. We trusted them with everything and have no regrets. We strongly recommend them to anyone.
I hired Joe for a DWI. From the very beginning, he and his staff were incredibly professional through the entire process. On top of that Joe has a great heart and was always looking out for my best interest. I will recommend him to others.