DUI Attorneys Serving Beckley, WV
Contact a Defense Attorney as Soon as You Are Arrested with a DUI
For DUI attorneys serving Beckley, WV, call Bradford & Gray, PLLC. If the police arrested you for driving under the influence of alcohol, call Bradford & Gray, PLLC. We can provide you with the legal counsel you need to get through your DUI or DWI case. We will always protect your rights and interests under our watch
You can rely on the dedicated and experienced lawyers at our firm. Contact us as soon as you face a DUI or any reckless driving charge at (304) 255-5628.
Drunk Driving Laws and Penalties in Beckley, WV
In Beckley, WV, it is illegal to drive a vehicle with a blood alcohol level, or BAC, of .08 or higher. The BAC limit for commercial drivers is .04 and .02 for any driver under the age of 21. This law also prohibits the use of narcotics, inhalants, and other intoxicants that alter the mind. Penalties for drunk driving include:
One day to six months in jail, a $100 to $500 fine, six months license suspensions, and treatment program.
Six to 12 months in jail, a fine of $1,000 to $3,000, driver’s license suspension for one to ten years. Second convictions also result in completing of a safety and treatment program before license reinstatement.
One to three years in jail, a fine of $3,000 to $5,000, either a lifetime or one-year driver’s license revocation. Third convictions result in completion of a safety and treatment program.
The DUI charge reduces to a reckless driving conviction involving alcohol (also known as “wet reckless”). Although there is no statute in West Virginia so it is up to your attorney and the court to accept.
Protect Your Rights After a DUI with Reliable Lawyers in West Virginia
Time is of the essence in DUI cases. To ensure premium protection of your rights throughout your case, call your attorney. West Virginia has very strict laws regarding drunk driving. DUI laws can result in the loss of your license, finances, and even freedom.
When you have an attorney on your side, you can rest assured that someone will protect your rights. Therefore, calling the attorneys at Bradford & Gray in Beckley, WV, can be the best option for your case. We serve many drivers throughout southern West Virginia, including: