When drivers are arrested for DUI in Manassas they don’t need a lawyer to tell them they are in serious trouble. They already know. What drivers do need is answers to their questions and experienced legal representation.
At Nichols & Green PLLC defending DUI, DWI and Refusal cases in the City of Manassas and Manassas Park is what we do. We have defended hundreds of drivers accused of these crimes.
Luke J. Nichols has been defending DUI related crimes his entire career. Mr. Nichols has made a name for himself, studying the various legal and forensic defenses to DUI crimes. Mr. Nichols has been trained in law enforcement DUI detection and field sobriety testing. Mr. Nichols has also written extensively on DUI law, he is the author of The Virginia DUI Handbook and several other books on Virginia traffic law.
Garrett D. Green has been practicing law in Virginia for over 25 years. He has defended hundreds of drivers and Mr. Green is widely respected for his professionalism and integrity.
If you have been charged with DUI in Manassas and you need to talk to an attorney who will take the time to answer your questions and explain all the legal remedies available to you, then call Nichols & Green PLLC for a free consultation.
We will be happy to meet you in person or over the phone as part of a free consultation about your case.
What Can I expect From My Free Consultation?
If you call to talk to one of our attorneys about your DUI case, we are going to talk about your case in great detail. We will want to know exactly what happened, when it happened and where.
Once we have a good handle on the facts of your DUI case we will be happy to answer any questions you may have. We will also explain to you: what the likely outcome of your case is, what defenses you may have, what we think we can do for you, exactly what we will charge for our services and what to expect at trial.
When you finish consulting with our lawyers about your case, we will give you a contract with our exact flat fee in writing and a list of thing you can do to better prepare for your trial. If you need a payment plan we can also explain to you how our payment plans work.
Severe Penalties for DUI in the City of Manassas and Manassas Park
The City of Manassas and Manassas Park take DUI crimes very seriously. All forms of DUI come with the possibility jail time. The maximum jail or prison sentence ranges from 12 months to 5 years depending on how many prior convictions you may have.
There is also a possibility of mandatory minimum jail sentences. Mandatory minimum can take effect if you have prior convictions, if you blood alcohol content at the station was high or if there was a minor in the car.
All DUI, DWI or Refusal convictions come with mandatory license suspensions. License suspensions range from 12 months to indefinite depending on the offense and the number of prior convictions. Restricted driver’s licenses may or may not be available depending on the offense and the driver. An experienced Manassas DUI attorney can tell you exactly what punishments you are facing and whether or not you can apply for a restricted license.
The maximum fines for a DUI is up to $2,500, with mandatory minimums ranging from $250 to $500. Court costs, program fees and restricted licenses fees typically exceed $600.
All DUI conviction in Manassas come with mandatory Alcohol Safety Action Program attendance. This program runs a minimum of 10 weeks and costs a minimum of around $400. DUI conviction can also affect security clearance, immigration status, auto insurance and some employment situations. During your free consultation our experienced DUI lawyers will discuss the likely outcome of your case, what defenses you may have and explain these many possible outcomes.
If you would like to talk with one of our lawyers who defend drivers accused of DUI in Manassas then call today to arrange a free consultation by phone or in person. All consultations are confidential. Call today (703) 383-9222