When faced with a DUI or homicide by vehicle charge, individuals in the suburban Philadelphia area – Chester County, Delaware County, Montgomery County, and Bucks County require a skilled attorney. At HoeyLegal, you will be represented by former prosecutors who know and understand the DUI laws and how they apply to your particular case. Hiring an unskilled and inexperienced DUI lawyer will cost you dearly. At HoeyLegal, we utilize the finest accident reconstruction experts, toxicologists and medical doctors to vigorously fight on your behalf. We are passionate about protecting your rights, preserving your privilege to drive a car in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and protecting your future.
Blood Alcohol Content And License Suspension
GENERAL IMPAIRMENT – A BAC between .08 and .099% may result in a “General Impairment” DUI. In cases with such BAC range, one may suffer no license suspension and serve no jail time;
HIGH BLOOD ALCOHOL CONCENTRATION – A BAC concentration between .10 and .159% constitutes a “High BAC” range. Said range will cause a license suspension and expose the defendant to a potential jail sentence;
HIGHEST BLOOD ALCOHOL CONCENTRATION – If you have a blood alcohol concentration of .16 or higher, or a blood alcohol concentration that includes indica of a controlled substance, you will face the highest level of punishment including, but not limited to license suspension and potential jail time.
Additional issues such as multiple DUI convictions, habitual offender status and driving under suspension – DUI related result in further license suspensions, jail time and additional penalties. It is critical that you hire an experienced, former prosecutor to represent you as maintaining your license to drive your automobile is paramount.