Thousands of people are arrested in Central Florida every year for DUI offenses (driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs). A skilled and aggressive DUI defense attorney will make a significant difference in the outcome of a DUI arrest. If you have been arrested for a DUI offense, protect your legal rights by retaining an experienced DUI lawyer. DUI law changes often and has become tougher on Defendants. When people hear about DUI cases, they assume the Defendant was driving drunk. Although this is the most common reason for a DUI arrest, there are many other reasons for an arrest. For example, it is illegal to drive under the influence of cannabis, heroin, or cocaine. It is critical to hire an attorney with knowledge of the law. Call a veteran attorney, Jonathan Witt, who has years of experience prosecuting DUIs for the State of Florida.
Florida law has harsh penalties for drunk drivers and those under the influence of narcotics. Automatic suspension or revocation of your driver’s license may be the least of your worries. Depending on your driving history and any criminal history, you may face jail or even prison time. A Central Florida DUI defense attorney, who is familiar with the local criminal justice system, will work to minimize the negative impact of your DUI experience.