First-Time DUI in California

Dedicated Bakersfield DUI Attorney

Many concerns can arise after you are placed under arrest for an alleged DUI offense. From the legal ramifications to anxieties over your driving privileges, the consequences for a first-time DUI can be far reaching.

With The Law Offices of Joe W. Whittington, you will not have to spend your time worrying about the future. Instead, you can rest assured that your best interests are being protected by a dedicated Bakersfield criminal defense lawyer! To learn more or to schedule an appointment with one of our professionals, call us at 661-322-5833.

What to Expect After Your First-Time Offense

The faster that you act, the sooner we can begin creating a compelling case on your behalf, including:

  • Gathering favorable evidence
  • Defending your driving privileges during a DMV hearing
  • Determining whether your rights were violated during an arrest, including illegal search or seizure
  • Determining whether a chemical test or sobriety test was administered improperly
  • Negotiating with a district attorney to reduce or dismiss charges

Drivers whose rights have been violated or who have been wrongfully arrested must take immediate legal action with the help of a skilled California DUI attorney. From first-time offenders to underage drivers, we can be trusted to defend your rights fully so that the negative effects of a first-time DUI arrest can be minimized and charges can be reduced, or in some cases, completely avoided.

Dedicated to Getting Results So An Arrest Stays in the Past

Simply put, our California DUI attorneys channel all of our energy, knowledge, and resources into defending your rights. With us by your side, a first-time offense can be an incident that happened in the past, and we work hard to make certain that it stays that way!

Call a Bakersfield DUI lawyer at our firm to learn more about your rights and potential defenses you may have available for your unique situation.

The information on this website is for general information purposes only. Nothing on this site should be taken as legal advice for any individual case or situation. This information is not intended to create, and receipt or viewing does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship.




*'Success' means that the original violation that the officer or district attorney charged our client with was dismissed. In many cases the charge(s) were dismissed altogether. In other cases our clients were found not guilty after trial. In other cases our clients pled to lesser offenses, usually with "0" point resolutions.

The Law Offices of Joe W. Whittington - Criminal Defense Lawyer in Bakersfield
Located at 1706 Chester Ave, Suite 304 Bakersfield, CA 93301.
Phone: (661) 322-5833
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