Driving While Intoxicated
Statutory offenses for operating a motor vehicle after having consumed alcohol have become far reaching and punitive. The legal limit for blood-alcohol concentration has been lowered to .08. Enhanced penalties have been enacted for subsequent offenders and penalties have also been enhanced for persons operating a motor vehicle above the legal limit for blood alcohol concentration in a school zone.
Drivers convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs face one of the most severe penalties nationwide for this type of offense. State law mandates certain procedures before you are convicted of this offense and at Elkind and DiMento, P.A. we are prepared to analyze your particular case, make your options clear to you, prepare your defense and handle the matter to trial if necessary.
The Administrative directive dictates that the offense of drunk driving must be resolved within sixty (60) days. It is in your best interest to have legal counsel handle this type of matter as soon as possible. The lawyers at Elkind and DiMento, P.A. are willing to meet with you on short notice, provide a free consultation and we are prepared to promptly enter an appearance for you in the respective court and aggressively defend you against charges entered against you.