Many people who come to our office have never been through anything like their DUI arrest. They are ashamed based upon their ordeal, and the process of being arrested. They are really worried about what is going to happen next, and the impact its going to have on their life. The first thing you should do after receiving a DUI is take a breath. Relax, this is going to be a long process but there is hope for a successful outcome.
It is important to speak with an experienced north county San Diego DUI lawyer as soon as possible, as there are only 10 days to take action with the DMV to stop a pending driving suspension. There will be two processes concurrently - the court in Vista and the DMV. Each process is independent of the other, and you need to manage each carefully. An initial consultation with your attorney shouldn't cost you anything, and its important to get the facts and take an active role in managing your process. A DUI can have a substantial impact on your life - but there are many things that can be done to ensure the best possible result.