Pasadena DUI Attorney
Protecting Your Rights in DUI Cases
Anyone arrested for DUI knows it is a frightening and confusing situation. It is not uncommon to believe you have few options and that you are automatically guilty because you were arrested. Due to this belief, many people fail to take any actions to protect themselves and plead guilty. By contacting a Pasadena DUI attorney, you can markedly increase your chances of fighting your charges and having them either reduced or even dismissed.
These cases are not simple and without the proper amount of legal representation, you can easily find that you are stuck between a rock and a hard place. To ensure that your rights are protected to the full extent of the law and to be confident that every defense is utilized on your behalf, it is extremely important that immediate steps are taken to involve a knowledgeable attorney. Criminal law is a complex entity and it takes considerable time to fully understand it. When looking to defend your legal rights, a lawyer will be able to provide you with the heavyweight representation that you deserve. It is therefore extremely important that you do not hesitate to involve a defense attorney you can trust.
How can a Pasadena DUI attorney from your firm help?
Floyd, Skeren & Kelly, LLP was established in 1987 and have successfully assisted numerous clients in their criminal defense needs. With our extensive background in the community, we are well known by law enforcement and local judges, having earned a reputation as aggressive and honest
DUI defense lawyers. Our Criminal Defense department at our firm focuses on establishing a well planned defense on behalf of each of our clients. We can provide you with skilled legal counsel when you are facing charges for
narcotics & DUI,
DUI of prescription drugs,
21 & under DUI,
DUI auto accidents,
DUI accidents with injury, as well as for those arrested with an
out of state license.
We can knowledgeably inform you of what the DUI consequences are (such as license suspension and
Ignition Interlock Device), as well as explain how
field sobriety tests and
blood alcohol content (BAC) tests can affect the outcome of your case and how we can
challenge DUI evidence. There are
breathalyzer test refusal consequences you should also be aware of. You will need immediate legal help for your
DMV Hearing, as it must be schedule no later than 10 days after your arrest. With so many things to consider, retaining our competent legal firm should be one of the first decisions you make.
Although all DUI-related cases are complex, should the case involve an accident of any kind, it is safe to assume that the complications will multiply in magnitude. If the accident leaves a person dead as a result, the defendant could be facing a form of intoxication manslaughter, such as gross vehicular manslaughter. These are typically felony charges with life-altering penalties, regardless of the fact that the homicide had no malicious forethought. If you have been accused of something such as this, it might feel as if there is no hope. At our firm, we want you to know that is simply not the case. There are defenses that can be utilized to protect your legal rights. Even in cases where we do not believe that we will be able to get the charges dropped entirely, you can trust that we will do everything possible to get penalties and charges reduced. Click here to read more about intoxication manslaughter.
DUI Defense Lawyer Serving Altadena, Glendale, La Canada Flintridge, San Marino and Sierra Madre
There are many defenses our firm can provide you to protect your rights and fight your charges. Your first initial traffic stop must conform to exact procedures, as does the field sobriety tests and BAC tests you were administered. Our legal team is highly trained to review every step of your arrest process to find errors that may have occurred during the procedures. Pulling you over for no probably cause, incorrectly administering the field sobriety tests or improperly taking a reading for blood alcohol content can all open the door to having your charges reduced or dismissed. We leave no stone unturned in searching for a strong defense on your behalf.
Criminally charged with drunk driving?
Contact a Pasadena DUI attorney
when you need qualified legal representation for a DUI charge.
We are proud to serve clients in La Canada Flintridge, Sierra Madre, San Marino, Altadena, and Glendale.