Protecting Your Driver’s License And Your Future
A charge of operating while intoxicated – also known as OWI in Indiana and DUI or DWI in other states – can jeopardize your driving privileges and, in some cases, your freedom. At Francisco Britton, LLP, we realize that our clients can be under a lot of stress and worried about the future. That’s why we do our best to offer comprehensive legal services and peace of mind.
We practice criminal law on behalf of clients throughout north central Indiana. Some of the matters we handle include:
- Driving under the influence of prescription drugs
- Reckless driving
- Excessive speeding
- Requests for specialized driving privileges
- Driving on a suspended or revoked license
Regardless of the conditions surrounding your charge, we want to help you protect your rights. We take pride in working efficiently and resolving cases in a timely manner.
What Are The Penalties For OWI?
The state has very harsh consequences for even first-time offenders. If convicted, the court may punish you with:
- A fine of $500 to $10,000
- Jail time of five days to three years
- Installation of an interlock ignition device
- Up to 360 hours of community service
- Suspension or revocation of your license
When you sit down with us, we can evaluate your circumstances and give you an accurate idea of what to expect.
Let Us Handle The Details For You
We understand the seriousness of charges involving alcohol and driving, so we’ll work closely with you to examine all your options. Our goal will be to provide a high level of support so that you can move on with your life as soon as possible. The legal system is complex and can have a lot of paperwork associated with it. That’s why we’ll assist you with all the details.
For Help With An OWI, Contact Our Firm
You can trust us with the stress of your OWI or traffic case. We’ll be sure to answer your questions and provide you with valuable guidance. Give our Elkhart office a call today and set up a consultation with us. To reach us, call 574-218-0989 or send us an email.