In Missouri, it is a criminal offense to drive while under the influence of alcohol. The BAC (Blood Alcohol Content/Concentration) limit in Missouri is 0.08% (with a limit of 0.04% for commercial drivers and 0.02% for minors). In addition, under Missouri law, it is an offense to refuse to submit to a chemical test.
If you are facing a DUI or DWI charge, don’t make the mistake of thinking that you can handle it yourself or negotiate it away with an inexperienced lawyer. With a new emphasis on harsher punishments for DUIs and DWIs, the time when it was possible to achieve a negotiated settlement on such charges is long past.
What’s more, because the law and penalties related to DUIs and DWIs change on an almost yearly basis, you need a lawyer who is experienced, knowledgeable and up-to-date. This is one situation where the consequences of conviction are so far-reaching that you will be grateful you hired a lawyer with trial experience who will handle your case carefully and comprehensively.
With over 100 jury trials under his belt, Dean Price has both the experience and the know-how to take on your DUI or DWI charge and get results. In order to ensure that he stays on top of all the latest information on the topic, Dean attends a yearly comprehensive seminar on alcohol-related driving offenses as well.
Don’t make the mistake of treating your DUI or DWI charge lightly. In the wrong hands, you can end up with penalties that can affect you for the rest of your life. Contact Dean Price and get an experienced, knowledgeable trial lawyer who will treat your case with the seriousness it deserves. Don’t wait—in Missouri, the clock is ticking from the moment you get pulled over! Call our office today and schedule a consultation on your DUI or DWI charge.