DUI with Injury
Indio, California DUI with Injury Lawyer
A California drunk driving charge that includes injury can elevate the case to felony status, which can significantly increase the penalties, including lengthy jail time and probation.
If you have been charged with a drunk driving accident that caused injury in Riverside County, California or the surrounding area, call Palm Springs DUI Lawyer Michael Goldstein for a free and confidential appointment to discuss your rights.
There is no time to waste. In a typical California DUI case, a defendant only has 10 days from the time of arrest to contest a DMV license suspension. In a DUI injury case, it is even more important to begin review of the accident scene and case information as quickly as possible.
A DUI with injury charge can add 1-3 years of jail time to your sentence, and additional jail time for each person injured.
Calling a qualified Indio criminal defense attorney should be your first priority after seeking medical attention for yourself and loved ones who have been injured. While DUI convictions can include hefty fines, jail time, probation and job loss, an injury accident can be even more serious.
As a veteran Indio drunk driving attorney, Michael Goldstein believes his clients are innocent unless the prosecution can prove their guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. Attorney Goldstein will aggressively and thoroughly defend your rights by challenging evidence, thoroughly investigating the cause of the accident and extent of injuries, reviewing breath and blood testing procedures and equipment maintenance records, studying the arrest report and any videotape for errors in police procedure, and thoroughly investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding your arrest.
Additionally, Palm Springs DUI Attorney Michael Goldstein will challenge the elements crucial to proving a drunk driving case with injury under California law: That a driver either violated a law that directly led to the accident or acted in a negligent manner, which caused the accident.
In cases where a California DUI defendant causes injury, the state can pursue either misdemeanor or felony charges. Attorney Michael Goldstein will fight for your rights to secure the best outcome for your case.
If you are facing California DUI with Injury charges in Riverside County or the surrounding area, call veteran Palm Desert Drunk Driving Attorney Michael Goldstein for a free and confidential appointment to discuss your rights.
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