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DUI & DWI BAC and Sentences
If you are criminally charged with Driving While Intoxicated under the influence of drugs or alcohol in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania you will need the competent and professional representation of Fisher & Fisher Law Offices to protect your rights.
Blood alcohol content (BAC) and prior instances are only some of the factors considered under Pennsylvania drunk driving law. Penalties for DUI/DWI convictions can include large fines, loss of license, drastically increased insurance premiums and even jail time. It is vital that you immediately engage the best attorneys available to act on your behalf.
At Fisher & Fisher, we have extensive experience handling DUI/DWI situations. In many cases, we succeed in having evidence suppressed and charges reduced or even dismissed. We analyze every aspect of your case from a legal standpoint, clearly explain your options and advocate vigorously for the best possible outcome. Time is important, so call today for a free consultation.
There are mandatory minimum sentences for a DUI conviction in Pennsylvania, which are based on your Blood Alcohol Count (BAC) and whether it is a first, second, or third or more offense.
First offense — no jail time, $300 fine, no license suspension
Second offense — 5 days jail time; $300 fine; one year license suspension
Third offense — 10 days jail time; $500 fine; one year license suspension
First offense — 2 days jail time, $500 fine, one year license suspension
Second offense — 30 days jail time; $750 fine; one year license suspension
Third offense — 90 days jail time; $1500 fine; eighteen months license suspension
And/or presence of illegal drugs in the system…
First offense — 3 days jail time, $1000 fine, one year license suspension
Second offense — 90 days jail time; $1500 fine; eighteen months license suspension
Third offense — one year jail time; $2500 fine; eighteen months license suspension
Fisher & Fisher has over 30 years experience representing clients in clients in Northeast Pennsylvania, including Monroe, Wayne, Pike, Luzerne, Lackawanna, Carbon, and Northampton Counties. Call today to arrange your free consultation.