Denver Felony DUI Attorneys
Defending Clients Who Are Facing Felony DUI Charges in Denver County
At Fife Luneau, P.C., we understand the intricacies of Colorado's laws surrounding drunk driving and are well-equipped to handle even the most complex DUI cases. Our team of felony DUI lawyers will work tirelessly to develop and execute a defense strategy tailored to your particular circumstances in order to secure the best possible outcome for you and your future.
Are you facing charges for a felony DUI in Colorado? Call Fife Luneau, P.C. today at (720) 408-7130 or contact us online to schedule a consultation with our felony DUI lawyers in Denver.
What is Considered a Felony DUI in Colorado?
In Colorado, a felony DUI is considered to be a fourth or subsequent DUI offense within a five-year period. If the state finds you guilty of a fourth-strike DUI, you can spend up to six years in prison and pay thousands of dollars in fines. Having a felony DUI can also mean that your employment prospects after prison are slim, as many employers won’t hire someone with a felony conviction, and you may not be insurable on a company’s vehicle policy.
Why Hire Fife Luneau, P.C.
- Proven track record of success
- 24/7 phone availability for clients
- FREE, private consultation
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A strong defense matters. Judges have broad discretion when it comes to how much jail time if any, to hand down in the case of a conviction. There are also a variety of defensive strategies that can we can use in a Denver felony DUI case that may result in a reduction or dismissal of charges.
Contact Our Felony DUI Lawyer in Denver Today
Our Denver felony DUI lawyers are well-versed in their legal abilities and go above and beyond to ensure that your rights are protected. When facing serious criminal allegations, your choice of representation matters. Having the right DUI attorney by your side can mean the difference between reducing your charges to a lesser offense and facing a possible jail sentence. At Fife Luneau, P.C., we firmly believe in getting to know our clients – we see our clients as more than just another case number.
Contact Fife Luneau, P.C. today to get started on your defense with our Denver felony DUI attorneys.
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Will my license be suspended if I am arrested for DUI?When you have been charged with driving under the influence, the DMV will begin the license suspension process. Depending on the circumstances of your arrest, you can face a suspension of up to five years. Challenging a license suspension requires you to request a DMV hearing within seven days of you being pulled over. The results of this trial may be a probationary license that allows you to keep driving or the installation of an interlock ignition device that will allow you to drive only after you have proven your sobriety.
How are DUI and DWAI offenses different?
DUI, or driving under the influence, is usually charges as a misdemeanor that arises when you blood alcohol content is .08% or above. Driving while ability impaired, or DWAI, is an infraction when your BAC is higher than .05 but less than .08. DUI offenses carry more serious charges, including up to a year in jail, $1,000 in fines, and community service. A DWAI conviction will result in up to 180 days in jail, $200 in fines, and up to 48 hours of community service. Our Denver DUI lawyers can challenge the results of breath and blood tests and have a successful record in many cases.
Can’t I just accept the consequences of an arrest and move on?
It can be incredibly stressful to face a first offense but accepting your conviction will not simply allow you to move on. When you have a criminal record, many avenues become barred for you, including some professional licenses, the ability to join the military, and having other rights that are granted to citizens. At Fife Luneau, P.C., our Denver criminal defense attorneys work hard to fight for you and your record.