An Experienced DUI Defense Attorney in West Palm Beach Can Build Your Case
You had way too much to drink, and then you got behind the wheel of a car, an action you now regret. An officer of the law pulled you over, and now you have been hit with Driving Under the Influence (DUI) – an offense under Florida law. You need a good lawyer, and you need one, quickly. When looking for the services of an experienced DUI Defense Attorney in West Palm Beach, call the Law Office of Patrick R. McKamey, P.A.
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It’s crucial for you to meet with a lawyer who specializes in DUI. Florida law prohibits driving any motor vehicle with a blood alcohol content or concentration (BAC) of .08% or above, a chemical substance or a controlled substance.
We know that drinking and driving is dangerous which is why the penalties are so severe. Here’s what you could be facing:
First DUI Charge: Considered a misdemeanor; punishable by fines ranging from $500 to $1000 (could be higher, based on BAC), community service, probation, driver’s license suspension, imprisonment, or ignition interlock device.
Second DUI Charge: Fines ranging from $1,000 to $2,000; imprisonment
Penalties get more severe with each DUI conviction, depending on the circumstances of each one. And of course, if you hurt someone or caused a fatality – depending on the circumstances, you could face a DUI manslaughter or felony charge. The attorneys at the Law Office of Patrick R. McKamey, P.A. are incredibly knowledgeable with DUI defense and federal and state court systems. You need us on your side.
Lead attorney Patrick R. McKamey has been licensed for more than 20 years. Not only is he a former prosecutor, but