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Southfield DUI Attorney

Drunk driving is a serious offense, and anyone accused of driving while under the influence of alcohol in Southfield should work with an experienced DUI defense lawyer. Our lawyers know how to beat a DUI, and have worked in countless past drunk driving cases to deliver exceptional case results. No matter what the details of your case may be, our team will do everything we can to guide you through what you need to say and do in order to protect yourself. Grabel & Associates is respected statewide and even nationally for our work in tough DUI cases, and we are ready now to begin applying our tested strategies in your misdemeanor or felony case. Contact us now for a free initial case consultation and never speak to police before you are able to get in touch with an experienced defense layer. We are available 24/7, so you have no reason to go it alone at any stage of your case. Let us guide you through the defense process and help you towards a favorable case result.

Founding attorney Scott Grabel has worked for over a decade to build a reputation as one of the top defense attorneys in Southfield, and along with the rest of our Southfield drunk driving defense lawyers, will seek to provide you with the tools you need to be successful in your DUI case. As our past results demonstrate, our lawyers know how to get results for clients in even the most difficult situations, and our aggressive criminal defense tactics will be effective in your case as well. Don’t wait to get in touch with a lawyer, as the early stages of a DUI case often determine how the case will be decided. Our team is ready right now to begin advising you or your loved one, whether you have just been pulled over for a suspected DUI, are under investigation for drunk driving, or have already been charged with OWI in Southfield.

DUI/OWI Laws in Southfield

Anyone who drives under the influence of alcohol can face criminal conviction, which is usually determined by bodily alcohol content, also referred to as blood alcohol content, or BAC. The legal limit for regular driver’s license is 0.08%, though there are other restrictions for under 21 drivers and those who drive with commercial licenses. Anyone who drives with a BAC over the legal limit can be convicted of OWI, or Operating While Intoxicated, which is Southfield’s term for what is commonly referred to as DUI. There are charges for those who drive with a BAC slightly under the limit, however, such as OWVI. Our attorneys are able to defend those accused of any drunk driving related offense, and can help you deal with legal issues including:

Get in touch with our team now and fight back against drunk driving conviction. We are available 24/7 to begin working with you.

Criminal Penalties for DUI in Southfield

For a first offense, up to 93 days in jail, a $500 fine, and a 6 month license suspension will be on the line. Up to a year behind bars could be on the line for repeat offenders, along with license revocation and other serious penalties. Always consult an attorney before taking any action in your DUI case, and guard against wrongful conviction and excessive penalties.

Southfield DUI Defense Approach

At Grabel & Associates, we know that violations of your rights could lead to an unjust result, which is why we do everything we can to protect the rights of those investigated for or accused of drunk driving. Never speak to police or submit to any field testing before you are able to get in touch with a lawyer, and don’t admit to drinking as you may unintentionally give police reasonable cause to investigate further and find evidence that will help them build a case against you. Police are not on your side if you are under investigation for DUI, but our firm will be. Contact us now for a free initial case analysis.

Contact the DUI Defense Lawyers at Grabel & Associates

You can reach our team 24/7 at 1-800-342-7896 or by contacting us online, and start to defend against drunk driving conviction. Let our Southfield DUI team protect you or your loved one now, get in touch as soon as possible.

Client Reviews

If you are reading these reviews you are about to make a decision that will have a large impact on the rest of your life. I choose Grabel and Associates to represent me in my case and I could not have been more satisfied with the level of professionalism and dedication to their clients. I had the opportunity to meet and work with multiple lawyers in the practice all of which showcased a vast knowledge and understanding of the inner workings of the legal system. When you choose Scott Grabel to represent you will open yourself up to all of his resources. Depending on your case Grabel knows experts in all fields. I worked with polygraph examiners, investigators, and forensics experts. Grabel and Associates will defend without prejudice of innocence or guilt. Scott Grabel was able to lead me through every step of the process with great communication the whole way. I would recommend Scott Grabel and Associates to my friends, family and anyone who is in need of representation. B. A.
Best attorney in state of Michigan. Caring and a true friend. Scott was with us every step of the way. He fought for a great injustice for our son and was able to provide an outcome that gave his life back. L. A.
Scott and his firm did an awesome job representing a family member of mine, I would highly recommend him and his firm! They were extremely reliable, trustworthy and very informative and did a great job with the case. I couldn't be happier with the results that we received, I can't speak highly enough about the great job he did. If you are thinking about using his firm, I would highly recommend, I would definitely use his firm again if needed, he is an a great attorney with a great firm, you won't be disappointed! M. F.