Many people who come to our office have never been through anything like their DUI arrest. They are upset with themselves and anxious 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, the Court and DMV process take time, but there are things that should be done immediately to insure the best outcome.
It is important to speak with an experienced north county San Diego DUI lawyer as soon as possible. You have only 10 days from your arrest to contact DMV to set a hearing to challenge the pending license suspension. There DMV and Court actions are independent of each other, and are handled separately but during the same time period. An initial consultation in our office won't cost you anything, and its important to understand the proceedings, possible defenses, the law, possible consequences and have a realistic appraisal of your case. A DUI can have a substantial impact on your life - but there things that can be done to insure the best possible outcome.