Getting arrested for drunk driving in Lyon County is one of the main reasons people hire Fernley DUI lawyer Aaron Mouritsen. When facing DUI charges, there are a lot of additional penalties besides paying a fine. Often times these penalties include (but are not limited to):
- Loss of license for 90 days
- Community Service
- Substance abuse classes and/or counseling
- Attendance of the Victim Impact Panel
- Ignition Interlock Device (IID) installed on your car for up to 36 months
- Up to 6 months in jail
DUI arrests come in the form of either a misdemeanor or a felony. Misdemeanors typically carry less penalties than felonies however, the severity of both can vary considerably. Nevada law states that you are allowed to represent yourself in a criminal trial, with so much on the line, hiring an expert of DUI law can make sure that your rights are being exercised properly in the court of law. Contact Fernley DUI lawyer Aaron Mouritsen today to protect your rights.