Bucks County DUI Lawyer
Law Firm Serving Those Arrested for DUI, Drunk Driving, or DWI Charges in Newtown and Surrounding Areas
DUI / DWI laws are becoming stricter nationwide. If you’ve been stopped for driving under the influence, you cannot afford to proceed without consulting a trustworthy experienced DUI Lawyer. Challenging a DUI charge is possible;
- Did the officer have the right to stop your vehicle?
- Did he have the right to have you step from your vehicle?
- Ask you to perform field sobriety testing?
- Arrest you?
- Request that you submit to a chemical test of either your blood or breath?
Help from a Bucks County DUI Lawyer
These questions need to be assessed by an experienced, aggressive lawyer who is trained to identify the flaws in the Commonwealth’s case against you. Our DUI lawyers are on the cutting edge of the law, especially DUI law. We attend and participate in frequent updates on the law. If you chose to do nothing or do not use a qualified DUI / DWI lawyer, you are much more likely to be convicted of a DUI. Even on your first offense, you’ll face costly fines, license revocation and jail time if convicted. Additionally, you may have to complete alcohol safety courses and community service. Penalties for subsequent offenses become significantly greater including mandatory imprisonment.
We can help facilitate alternatives to you going to jail due to a DUI conviction. We have been practicing law for over 35 years and, having handled thousands of DUI cases. Starting with the preliminary hearing through trial phases including appeals, we have extensive trial experience pertaining to DUI / DWI in the criminal justice system. We possess the qualifications and experience needed to successfully resolve your charges. If you or someone you know has been charged with DUI / DWI in Bucks County or one of the surrounding counties call one of our experienced trial lawyers at Kardos, Rickles & Hand.
Arrested for a DUI in Bucks County?
If you are arrested and charged with Driving Under the Influence (DUI) in Bucks County, you’ll need help from a highly qualified Bucks County DUI Lawyer to fight for your rights. At Kardos, Rickles & Hand, we work aggressively to protect our clients’ rights and achieve the best possible outcomes. And we treat our clients with respect and dignity as they deal with criminal charges.
Penalties for DUI convictions in Pennsylvania and New Jersey
The penalties for being convicted of DUI or other criminal charges such as traffic violations or drug crimes vary by state and even county. In Pennsylvania, the penalty structure is complicated and depends largely on the Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) and the number of offenses. Please refer to our reference sheet for details on Bucks County DUI penalties, or talk to the firm if you’re located in one of the surrounding counties, as there may be differences.
Bucks County DUI Lawyer can Help You
The criminal defense lawyers of Kardos, Rickles & Hand participate in and teach at cutting edge symposia on DUI and DWI; we have the most current information on changes in the law, its variations from jurisdiction to jurisdiction, and how to identify a questionable case. We take no DUI or DWI charge lightly, and we advocate passionately for our clients. Furthermore, our network of exceptionally qualified experts can help analyze your case, determine when forensic evidence is not strong, and get the charges reduced or dismissed.
Newtown, PA DUI Lawyer Who Make a Difference
Qualified, respected, responsive. The DUI lawyers of Kardos, Rickles & Hand get results. Office locations in Newtown, Pennsylvania, make us easily accessible to clients throughout Bucks County, Montgomery County, and Mercer County. For more information, or to consult with a lawyer regarding your DUI charge, contact Kardos, Rickles & Hand Law Firm in Bucks County or call us.