If you have been arrested for driving under the influence (DUI), time is of the essence. You will need a Portland DUI attorney to protect your rights, interests, and freedoms.
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As experienced Portland criminal defense lawyers, we know that the first days following a DUI arrest are the most crucial. No other crime has such a diverse group of accused as the offense of DUI. DUI defendants come from all walks of life, careers, and economic backgrounds. You can even be arrested for DUI on a bike.
Regardless of the specific circumstances, all people accused of DUI have the same uphill battles to fight: jail, fines, social stigma, the challenges of navigating of the court system, potential job loss, and the potential loss of driving privileges. No two DUI cases are the same, and it will be the small details that will make the difference.Our firm, The Law Office of Siefman & Pond, can help you navigate your way to a positive case result.
It's important that you obtain quality legal advice to ensure your rights are not taken advantage of. Contact us today!
It is not against the law to consume an alcoholic beverage and then drive. In order for a person to be convicted of DUI, it must be shown that he or she was actually under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance, at the time of driving. Officers often use Breathalyzer Tests or Standardized Field Sobriety Tests to try to determine the driver's degree of intoxication.
Under Oregon's DUI statute ( ORS §813.010 ), you commit a DUI offense if you operate a vehicle while:
The DUI defense attorneys at The Law Office of Siefman & Pond believe you should make every effort to avoid a DUI conviction. We strongly advise you to take the proper steps toward your defense by retaining our legal services. We can use our in-depth knowledge of Oregon DUI law to build a personalized defense for your case!
Our criminal defense law firm will review the circumstances surrounding your arrest and use our findings to strengthen your case. For example, there may be flaws with how your field sobriety tests, breath tests and/or blood tests were administered. Was the breath testing machine correctly calibrated? Did the officer properly instruct you during your field sobriety tests? The officer may have lacked probable cause for making the DUI stop in the first place.
If we find any errors or issues in your DUI case, will use these to your advantage. We have handled hundreds of criminal cases like yours, so rest assured, we are fully qualified to provide you with an effective legal solution!
Contact our firm to schedule a complimentary case evaluation!
You can reach us at (503) 395-2135