Is this Your First DUI in Bucks County?
This may be the first time that you have ever been arrested. The days and weeks after a DUI arrest can be quite terrifying. The more you learn about the law, the more uncomfortable it may seem.
1st Offense DUI charges in Pennsylvania carry:
- A Mandatory County Prison Sentence
- A Year Loss of Driver’s License
- Criminal Record
- Significant Fines
- Travelling Restrictions
- Employment Consequences
Bucks County consistently ranks among the top 3 counties of PA’s 67 counties with the most DUI arrests. More about half of our crimes charged in Bucks County are DUI. For this reason, Bucks County is historically known to have some of the strictest prosecutors and judges in in southeastern Pennsylvania
Luckily, we have a few programs here in Bucks County specifically designed for 1st Offenders such as Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition (ARD) and the Flat Sentence.
The Bucks County District Attorney’s Office is extremely restrictive on whom they allow into the ARD Program. You may be rejected for ARD consideration if:
- You have any type of criminal record
- You were involved in an accident
- You were not cooperative with the arresting officer
- High blood alcohol or drug levels combined with other factors
- You fled the scene of the arrest
- Erratic/dangerous driving behavior
- Minors in vehicle at the time of arrest
The attorneys at Saile & Saile LLP are local DUI lawyers who focus on Bucks County DUI cases. Our experience in your local court, with your specific judge and district attorney gives us the knowledge of the unwritten rules and procedures and also allows us to form working relationships with the people involved in your case. Our dedication to our clients and results in the courtroom has allowed us to receive some of the best client reviews around.
We encourage you to contact our office to set up a DUI Roadmap Meeting. At the current time, we offer this in-person consultation to you free of charge (usually $295.00). Why wait another day? Get a straightforward case evaluation, learn your options and start your defense today!
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