Potential Consequences of a DUI
Have you been charged with driving under the influence (DUI)? You should be aware that there are severe penalties if you are convicted. Get legal advice right away by visiting a law office in Charles County to discuss your case with a DUI lawyer. Your attorney can advise you of the potential penalties under criminal law, such as time behind bars and substantial fines. You could also have your driver’s license suspended.
These are just a few of the potential consequences of a DUI conviction. To hear more about the long-term effects, watch this brief video. You’ll learn that many auto insurance companies cancel coverage for drivers who are convicted of DUIs. If your coverage isn’t canceled outright, you can expect your premiums to increase substantially.