DUI Defense Attorney in Auburn
Hal Walker is a DUI Defense Lawyer based in Auburn, Alabama. The Walker Law Firm has been providing DUI Defense since 1999. During our nearly 17 years of practice we have represented hundreds of defendants who have been accused of DUI or Driving Under the Influence and all types of serious crimes.
We can often resolve your case with the prosecutor without you ending up with a conviction on your record. Regardless of your situation, the attorneys at the Walker Law Firm will fight for you. Being convicted of a DUI can seriously effect your life and your future. DUI convictions often result in the loss of driving privileges and sometimes jail time. Heavy fines and court costs are also imposed on you as a result of a DUI conviction. If you have recently been arrested for DUI or another criminal matter, contact us for a free confidential evaluation of your case.
As an Auburn DUI Lawyer, Hal knows that Driving Under the Influence Laws are becoming stricter with each passing year. In 2014 new laws relating to DUI offences in Alabama took effect. As a result of this new law penalties increased substantially and the introduction of the ignition interlock device was made. More information about DUI Laws can be found in our blog section.
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In Alabama, a DUI arrest causes two things to happen. First you now have a pending criminal case, second, you also have a matter for the Department of Motor Vehicles. If you have been arrested for a DUI, you can ask the Department of Public Safety for an administrative hearing, so that the issue of your license being suspended can be addressed. You only have 10 days from the date of your arrest to ask for such a hearing. Please be aware Auburn Students, a Driving Under the Influence conviction can cost you dearly. The fees and fines can be quite large and the effect on your insurance rates and background checks are dramatic.
Because the laws relating to DUI (Driving Under the Influence) have become quite complex, if you have been arrested for a DUI, you need an experienced attorney who understands the law. Driving Under the Influence is a serious charge and it should be treated as such. If you are arrest it will probably be because you did not adequately complete the field sobriety test of that your blood alcohol level as tested was outside of the legal allowances. Please contact the Walker Law Firm for a confidential and free case evaluation if you feel that we can help you. In addition to providing you with excellent legal representation, we also do it at a price you will find reasonable.