Blount County DUI Attorney handling DUI and drunk driving cases in Maryville, Alcoa, Townsend, Friendsville, Greenback, and Walland Tennessee and all of Blount county.
Due to the fact driving under the influence in Tennessee is a serious and complicated offense, and the fact that some enhanced charges often arise, such as felony reckless endangerment, vehicular assault, vehicular homicide and other crimes, it is important for your future and freedom you employ the best lawyer. Lumped as a whole the Tennessee DUI laws and its related crimes stipulate severe penalties upon a conviction. These charges can and should be challenged with the legal guidance of an experienced and defense lawyer who concentrates the law practice in this specialty.
Maryville Drunk Driving Defense Attorneys Who Will Fight for You.
A great number of defendants plead guilty when charged with a DUI in Tennessee leading to lifelong consequences. Increased insurance rates, jail time, fines, loss of driving privileges and a criminal record are just a few of the repercussions from pleading guilty to a DUI charge. There are many other collateral consequences that are not written in the law. For instance, your insurance rates for years will be substantially increased. By retaining representation from an experienced and knowledgeable DUI criminal defense attorney immediately, convictions can be avoided or reduced in the result. The office of prosecutor in that judicial district takes a hard approach to those charges, and the front-line prosecutors will aggressively pursue within the bounds of the law those cases. Their office policy is not to reduce those charges, period. The DUI defense attorneys at The Law Offices of James A.H. Bell, P.C. can guide you through that process, evaluate your options, and judge the merits of the case.
Defending a Tennessee DUI charge is very complicated, requiring a variety of legal know-how, technical knowledge, investigative information techniques as well as social skills. Hiring a skilled DUI lawyer at the earliest opportunity, ideally prior to your arraignment, won't only ensure your rights are protected but that the proper defense for your DUI case is ready to be presented on your behalf. By acting quickly could, and most often does, increase the probability of obtaining a successful outcome in a DUI case. Mr. Bell has substantial experience in contending with the DUI charges and related crimes such as vehicular assault and homicide. He has lectured extensively to bar associations for decades throughout the country on the defense of these matters.
Pleading guilty without representation and a thorough investigation is almost always a mistake.
The Tennessee DUI attorneys at The Law Offices of James A.H. Bell, P.C. will listen to you and review the details of your specific case before giving you an honest appraisal of your situation and your legal options. Usually that can be done with a relatively short phone call. For a free consultation, call (865) 637-2900 or submit the contact form, all inquiries are kept confidential and there is no further obligation, so call now.