San Jose, CA Third Offense DUI Lawyers
Multiple DUI Defense in Santa Clara, Campbell, and Throughout the Bay Area
If you are seeking a San Jose third offense DUI lawyer, you have likely been charged with violating California Vehicle Code 23152 (a) and 23152 (b) for a third time. In such a case, turning to serious criminal defense attorneys is absolutely essential. You cannot simply hope for the best; the penalties are extremely severe if you are convicted. Contact us for a candid assessment of your case and a clear analysis of your options.
With Jachimowicz Pointer, Attorneys at Law, Inc. on your side, you will have aggressive and proven DUI defense attorneys protecting your rights and long-term best interests. As we have for countless clients throughout San Jose, we will provide a defense of your rights and minimize your risks of the most serious penalties.
What are the Penalties for a Third DUI in California?
While the penalties you face will be contingent upon the details of your case, there are some typical penalties associated with a third DUI in California:
- four months to one year in jail with a possible combination of alcohol program and jail time
- approximately $2,000 fine and penalties
- 2 year drinking driver program and associated costs of approximately $1800
- 3-5 years probation
- 3 year license suspension with severe penalties for driving without a license
- 2 points on your driving record
- 1 year ignition interlock device installed in your car
- catastrophic penalties possible for any other alcohol-related infractions during probation
Most of our clients charged with a third DUI or higher in California will be recommended to a live-in alcohol recovery program to address the problem and protect against run-away jail sentences. We will dedicate our considerable resources and experience to getting your charges reduced or even dismissed and we are extremely skilled in helping our clients obtain alternative sentences. Our goal will be to keep you out of jail. We will also research your prior arrests and convictions for possible mistakes made in the handling of your prior cases. We may be able to show your third DUI should not be considered a third offense because your others were improperly prosecuted.
Contact a Skilled San Jose DUI Attorney
Many clients turn to us with a tremendous amount of anxiety about their future. We understand this anxiety and, through dedicated professionalism and aggressive representation, we will offer peace of mind that only comes from having successful lawyers on your side. Contact us now at 408-246-5500 to schedule a confidential consultation and obtain a free case analysis.