Drivers who have been charged with their second, third or subsequent DUI face stricter penalties, including higher fines, greater possible jail sentences and longer driver's license suspensions. At the Hartford law offices of Rome McGuigan, P.C., our attorneys understand the serious consequences a felony DUI charge will have on your life. Together, we will find the best possible resolution of your criminal DUI charges.
2nd Offense DUI Arrest
If you have been charged with your second, third or subsequent DUI, you are facing serious criminal and administrative penalties, including mandatory prison sentences, fines in the thousands of dollars, and temporary or permanent suspension.
In addition, an ignition interlock device (IID) may be installed on every car you own or drive for three years. IIDs must be calibrated every 30 days, failure to calibrate will result in the suspension of your driver's license.
Felony DUI Charges
If you have been charged with your third, or subsequent, DUI, you are facing a felony charge. Being convicted with a third DUI brings a mandatory one-year jail sentence, high fines and the possibility of up to three years in prison. A third DWI conviction will result in the permanent revocation of your driver's license.
At Rome McGuigan, P.C., we start building your defense the moment you walk through our doors. Our attorneys thoroughly investigate the circumstances leading up to your DUI charge — including the validity of the stop and the manner in which blood alcohol tests were administered — to develop intelligent, sound legal campaigns that protect your license, your record and your freedom in the courtroom.
Contact Rome McGuigan, P.C.
The Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will automatically suspend your driver's license upon your arrest. At Rome McGuigan, P.C., we have successfully represented countless clients at DMV administrative hearings, to ensure our clients do not lose their driving privileges.
If you have been charged with a second, third or subsequent DUI, you need experienced felony DUI defense attorneys protecting your rights. Contact the lawyers at Rome McGuigan, P.C., at 860-560-8037 or toll free at 866-558-6182.