The DUI Process

Arrested? Get a Top-Rated Bakersfield DUI Attorney on Your Side

Being arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) can be a frightening and confusing experience. After a person has been booked at the police station and their release has been secured, the defense process begins. From setting up a DMV hearing to petitioning for an expungement, fighting a DUI is a multistep process that must be handled by an experienced attorney to maximize one’s chances of securing a desirable outcome. At Campbell Whitten, our skilled Bakersfield DUI lawyers can provide the results-driven advocacy you need to help you get through this difficult time, making sure your rights are protected every step of the way.

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What Happens During the DUI Defense Process?

There are several phases associated with the post-arrest DUI process in California, including:

  • Setting up a DMV hearing
  • Obtaining discovery
  • The DMV hearing
  • Arraignment
  • Pretrial
  • Motions
  • Trial
  • Post-conviction
  • Expungement

Having trusted advocacy during each of these steps is crucial to ensuring a person’s rights are protected at all times. If you are facing DUI charges, our firm can answer any questions you may have and can craft a strategy that is best suited to your specific situation, allowing us to counter the opposition’s claims at every turn and give you the edge in the courtroom.

More Than 10,000 Cases Handled

At Campbell Whitten, we understand that good people sometimes find themselves in difficult situations. Our criminal defense team treats every case as an opportunity to prove why we are the best, and we are fully prepared to go the extra mile in the pursuit of a reduction or dismissal of your charges. We are younger, smarter, and more willing than any other firm to do whatever it takes to protect your freedom.

Nobody should have to face DUI charges on their own – call (661) 735-1038 or contact our office online today to get the defense you deserve!