Facing Fourth-Time DUI Charges?
Take action now before it is too late!
At Campbell Whitten, our
Bakersfield DUI lawyers understand that your freedoms and livelihood are on the line when you
are facing the possibility of a fourth-time driving under the influence
(DUI) conviction. We have dedicated the entirety of our practice to
criminal defense, including DUI arrests, successfully handling more than
10,000 cases. Call us right away and schedule your
free case evaluation.
Avoid the Harsh Penalties of a Fourth-Time DUI Conviction with Our Help
A fourth DUI charge can be either a misdemeanor or felony. In Kern County,
it is typically charged as a felony, however. Depending on how the offense
is charged, you will be facing either 1 year in jail with 3 to 5 years
of probation or 3 years in prison. You will also have your license suspended
for a period up to the discretion of the judge, typically several years.
If you are sentenced to prison, you will get a lifelong criminal record
that cannot be cleared. Felony probations, however, can be expunged in
Beyond the obvious penalties of a felony DUI conviction, as listed above,
your life could be negatively affected in ways you had not previously
foreseen. Once you have a felony DUI on your record, all future DUI’s
will be charged as felonies. Additionally, most employers or educational
institutions will turn down applicants on grounds of a single felony on
Bakersfield DUI Attorneys Who Will Stand Up and Fight for You
If you want to protect your well-being, you need to shield yourself with
a proactive defense. We have learned that even the most-thorough of prosecutions
will have problems with their case. By identifying the errors –
such as faulty breathalyzer tests or unlawful traffic stops – we
are able to gain leverage in your defense and work toward lessened charges,
if not a total dismissal. After all, you deserve a chance at a fair conclusion
of your case and we are here to fight on your behalf!
Let us go the extra mile for you and your fourth-time DUI case!
Contact Campbell Whitten
today for help from our Bakersfield DUI lawyer.