Florida imposes strong sentences and penalties for Florida DUI convictions. If you are charged with DUI, you need an experienced criminal defense lawyer on your side. Since 1983, attorney Neal T. McShane at McShane & McShane Law Firm, P.A. has worked diligently to defend Florida motorists accused of drinking and driving. He offers personalized service and understands the consequences of a DUI conviction on your life. Relying on more than three decades of experience in criminal law, he quickly reviews your case and constructs a strong defense.
Many people who have never been arrested for drunk driving mistakenly assume that they are going to be given a mere slap on the wrist for a first offense. In fact, without the counsel of a criminal defense attorney, you could spend time in jail. Moreover, a first-time DUI conviction can be a life-changer. You may experience problems in your personal, social and professional life, in addition to the following legal penalties:
The penalties for DUI in Florida increase with each subsequent conviction. Drivers charged with DUI in Florida after being involved in a motor vehicle accident face even stiffer consequences, including lengthy incarceration, driver’s license suspension and increased fines. These penalties become even more stringent if the accident injures or kills another person. In such a case, the driver may be charged with vehicular manslaughter. The penalties for subsequent drunk driving convictions include:
Knowledge and experience are valuable tools in the practice of law. If you or a family member is facing DUI charges in Florida, you can rely on our seasoned DUI legal team at McShane & McShane Law Firm, P.A. in Orlando. Call us at 407-648-1500 or contact us online today to discuss your case. There is no charge for your first visit. Se habla español.