DUI/DWI in Charleston South Carolina

If you or someone you care about has been arrested and charged for DUI/DWI in South Carolina then you know how important it is to have the best attorney.  Driving under the influence (DUI) in South Carolina can result in a range of penalties some of which are severe.  Many South Carolina drivers are unaware that their first offense can send them to jail and cause their license to be revoked.  The have the impact on insurance can end up costing more than the court costs.  In some instances the record may not be able to be expunged.

If you are prosecuted for DUI/DWI the prosecutor must establish that the arresting officer had “reasonable suspicion” to stop you and “probable cause” to arrest you.  They will have to prove that you were driving while impaired “beyond a reasonable doubt.”  There are other constitutional protections that the investigator often violates.

 

The consequences that can result from a DUI/DWI make it important to hire the right lawyers to defend you or your family member.

If you are found guilty of DUI/DWI, the correct lawyer can help reduce your consequences.