DUI With Property Damage

A drunk driving charge in Philadelphia, even a first time DUI offense, can severely complicate your life. You will be subject to fines, court costs,mandatory license suspension as well as other legal ramifications. Property damage at the time of your DUI can further add to the consequences and costs. Depending on the extent of damage, your DUI can be deemed a misdemeanor or a felony. Working with an experienced DUI Defense Lawyer will ensure your rights are protected throughout the entire legal process.

Please contact the Philadelphia County Drunk Driving Lawyers at The Law Office of Erik B. Jensen if you have been charged with DUI involving property damage in the Philadelphia area. Mr. Jensen and his staff offer free consultations to those arrested for DUI in Philadelphia, Bucks, Montgomery, Delaware and Chester Counties.

DUI Involving Property Damage Penalties In Pennsylvania

There are numerous legal, financial and administrative penalties you will face if convicted of DUI in Pennsylvania:

  • Fines
  • Court costs
  • Mandatory suspension of driving privileges
  • Possible Ignition Interlock Device (IID) implementation
  • Restitution for property damage
  • Jail sentence

How Retaining A DUI Lawyer Will Benefit You

There are various ways to defend a first time DUI as well as subsequent offense DUI charges. In an ideal scenario your charges can get dismissed. In other cases you may be able to get your charges downgraded to reckless driving – alcohol related. Retaining a skilled DUI Defense Lawyer will ensure your case is handled effectively and that the best possible outcome is obtained.

Contact A Philadelphia DUI Lawyer

Contact the DUI Defense Attorneys at The Law Office of Erik B. Jensen for a free consultation. Let them use their vast experience and knowledge of Pennsylvania DUI law to effectively defend you in court.