Palm Springs DUI Lawyers
A drunk driving conviction in California can mean a driver’s license suspension, hefty fines and court costs, increased insurance premiums, probation, possible jail time and even the loss of your job.
Michael B. Goldstein, a professional law corporation, offers complete DUI defense for clients facing charges at the Larson Justice Center in Indio, California and Administrative Per Se Hearings at the Department of Motor Vehicles offices in San Bernardino or Palm Springs.
Just because you’ve been arrested, doesn’t mean you are guilty. Even if the charges include a serious accident, or you were driving with a suspended license at the time, the office of Michael B. Goldstein has the experience to fight for the best outcome possible in your case.
Call Palm Springs DUI Lawyer Michael B. Goldstein to discuss your rights before it’s too late. Time is important if you want to get the best results for your case – for instance, a challenge to a driver’s license suspension by the Department of Motor Vehicles must be filed within 10 days of your arrest.
Hiring a Palm Desert criminal defense attorney experienced in fighting drunk driving charges can have a positive impact on the outcome of your case. A blood-alcohol (BAC) level of .08 or above doesn’t mean you are going to lose your driver’s license or your freedom if you have a qualified Indio, California DUI attorney fighting for your rights.
Palm Springs DUI Lawyer Michael Goldstein offers a free review of your case. As a veteran drunk driving attorney with almost two decades of experience, he believes clients are innocent until proven otherwise and will aggressively and thoroughly defend your rights. Attorney Goldstein can fight for your rights by challenging evidence, reviewing breath and blood testing procedures and equipment maintenance records, questioning probable cause for the initial stop, studying the arrest report and any videotape for errors in police procedure, and thoroughly investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding your arrest.
As a Palm Springs criminal defense lawyer experienced in representing clients charged with drunk driving, Attorney Goldstein will make the prosecution prove each part of its case and will fight to have the charges reduced or even dismissed.
Even in the toughest cases, Michael Goldstein will fight for the best possible outcome.
Suspension of driver’s license
Usually, your driver’s license is seized by law enforcement when you are arrested for drunk driving in California. You are issued a temporary license and must file a petition within 10 days, requesting a hearing with the Department of Motor Vehicles. Failure to file results in automatic suspension of your driving privileges.
DMV licensing hearings are separate from the criminal case. Indio DUI Attorney Michael Goldstein provides complete DUI defense – fighting for your rights in court as well as at the DMV license hearing. Attorney Goldstein always attends the DMV hearing in person – not via the telephone, which many drunk driving attorneys find more convenient.
By actually appearing at the hearing, Michael Goldstein has the opportunity to determine the arresting officer’s credibility and confront other evidence. This can give clients a significant advantage in fighting California DUI charges.
Protect your rights! Call (760) 772-4278 for a free and confidential appointment today.