Los Angeles County DUI Defense Attorney
Fight DUI Charges in Santa Clarita, Glendale, or Burbank
If you were arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) anywhere in
Southern California, then you will be legally required to appear before
a judge for an arraignment. At this time, you will be formally charged
and asked to reply with a plea of guilty or not guilty. Alan Kessler,
San Fernando Valley DUI defense lawyer can accompany you to your arraignment and stand by your side through the
duration of your case. We provide DUI defense in Burbank, Glendale, Santa
Clarita, and surrounding communities.
California continues to be at the top of the list of states that make the
most arrests for DUI each year. Some years, California is ranked number
one! If you've been arrested for a DUI offense in the Los Angeles
County, then don't wait to call us today for a free phone consultation
with an attorney from the firm.
What are my options after an arrest?
After an arrest for DUI, you will have several options for moving forward.
Each of these options should be thoroughly discussed with a defense lawyer
at our firm before a decision is made. Determining which option is best
suited for you case is the job of an attorney, so don't hesitate to
contact our offices to speak with our qualified defense lawyer about your
charges as soon as possible.
As a DUI defendant, all of the following options are available to you:
- Request a trial before a judge
- Request a trial before a jury
- Plea bargain your case for a reduction to lesser charges
- Plead guilty as charged
You only have 10 days to schedule a DMV hearing!
Anyone who is facing criminal DUI charges in the state of California will
be required by law to schedule a DMV hearing to review the status of your
driving privileges. The DMV hearing is separate from and prior to your
criminal trial and must be scheduled within 10 days of your arrest. Failure
to make an appointment for the hearing within this time frame could result
in an automatic suspension of your driver's license. Alan Kessler,
A Law Corporation can represent at your DMV hearing, so don't wait
to contact an attorney from our office about the defense that you need
at this time!