If you are a first time DUI offender in Ohio, you can face the following range of penalties. Number one, a three day stint in jail, up to 180 days. Typically the three days is served in a driver’s intervention program, typically in a hotel. You can get a license suspension anywhere from six months to three years. You can also get probation where they may order you not to consume alcohol. They may order you to have random urine screens. They may order you to do a number of things. Some probation departments even say, “We have a right to go into your house.” That’s crazy, but true. Being charged with a criminal offense or a DUI in Ohio can be quite serious. It can affect your job, your livelihood, your income, and even your freedom. Make sure you have experienced, seasoned, and determined lawyers on your side. We’ve handled this thousands of times. If you’re stopped by the man, call the man.
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If you are facing DUI charges, you need to speak with an experienced DUI attorney as soon as possible. The Law Offices of Steven R. Adams is recognized by Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers, The Best Lawyers in America, National Trial Lawyers Top 100, and is one of U.S. News' Best Law Firms. Please contact us online or call our Cincinnati office directly at 513-929-9333 to schedule your free consultation.