Many people celebrate Halloween by attending parties, such as costume parties. Oftentimes, these parties involve the consumption of alcohol. Of course, this is completely fine, however, if you are someone who made the unfortunate decision to drive after having one or more drinks this Halloween, there is a very good chance that you are now looking at various penalties that may affect your life for years to come. Fortunately, our Rockland County criminal defense attorney is here to help. Please read on and reach out to our firm to learn more about the various consequences you may face for DWI charges in New York and how our firm can help you fight them. Here are some of the questions you may have:
Even if this is only your first offense DUI, you will still face very serious penalties, including the following:
For an underage DWI in New York State, you are looking at the following consequences:
For a second DWI offense, there is a very good chance that you may go to jail. In fact, you may even spend up to four years in jail, on top of the following additional penalties:
For a third or subsequent DWI in New York State, you are looking at the following penalties:
Kevin T. Conway has over 30 years of experience as a Spring Valley criminal attorney handling DUI, DWI, traffic violations, violent crimes, sex crimes, illegal gun possession, shoplifting, and juvenile crimes. Attorney Conway is also experienced in commercial law matters, zoning law, and estate planning. If you need a Rockland County criminal lawyer, contact our Spring Valley office for a free consultation.