Saturday, December 22nd, 2012


If you have been charged with driving under the influence (DUI) in Washington, you may be frightened, frustrated and unsure of what to do next or who to turn to. Will you have your driver’s license revoked? Will you have to go to jail? How will this affect your future?
Tacoma DUI attorney
At Greene & Lloyd, PLLC, we understand what you are going through and are dedicated to assisting you during this difficult time. Our Tacoma DUI attorneys have answers to your questions and can help you fight the charges against you. Whether you truly weren’t driving under the influence and there was a malfunction in the officer’s breathalyzer, or you had an isolated lapse in judgement and got behind the wheel of a car after a couple of beers, we can help. We are committed to protecting your rights, liberties and future.

Misdemeanor DUI

A misdemeanor DUI can be charged up to the third DUI offense and can carry with it the following penalties:

  • Fines
  • Short jail sentences
  • Probation
  • Driver education
  • License suspension

Felony DUI

A felony DUI can be charged if the accused has received four or more DUI convictions within the past decade, or if the accused has been convicted of vehicular assault or homicide with the involvement of alcohol or another intoxicating substance. A felony DUI can carry with it the following penalties:

  • Extended jail or prison sentences 
  • Substantial fines
  • Probation
  • Loss of insurance on your automobile
  • Mandatory breathalyzer installation in your car (ignition interlock)
  • Loss of rights to gun ownership
  • Loss of voting rights during incarceration

With so much at stake, it is essential that you contact a qualified Tacoma DUI attorney as soon as possible. The attorneys at Greene & Lloyd, PLLC have proven successes defending DUI charges and are available to assist you. Call us today.

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