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Arrested? Charged in Bothell West or Snohomish County? – Not Your Fault? Driver License Suspended
He has 32 years experience in defending DUI clients. He has received the highest possible lawyer ratings by the national lawyer rating services: an “AV” rating by Martindale-Hubbell, and a “10-Superb” rating by Avvo.com. He is a former Lynnwood City Prosecutor. He is very experienced, skilled and aggressive lawyer. And affordable. Get the best dui defense. Get the lawyer you need. Call Bothell West DUI Lawyer Paul Hanson for your Free First Consultation.
Unique Bothell West DUI Case Information
DUI is without a doubt a serious offense throughout Snohomish County as well as Washington State, the state with the toughest DUI laws in the country. Here DUI is a gross misdemeanor crime that carries harsh penalties if pronounced guilty. Bothell West DUI Lawyer Paul Hanson explores everything, starting with inaccurate blood and breath alcohol exams, to the arrest location's highway conditions, traffic patterns, weather, environmental conditions, and your individual medical conditions that could have an effect on your tests. Since Bothell West law enforcement oversights may result in inappropriate traffic stops and incorrect DUI breath/blood alcohol test results, he will extensively study all of the case evidence so as to discover facts and evidence which may really help your defense and prevent a DUI unfavorable verdict.
Bothell West DUI Lawyer
Being charged with or convicted of a Bothell West DUI can carry serious consequences for you and your family:
- Snohomish County or Washington Jail time
- Mandatory electronic home monitoring (EHM)
- Washington State Driver’s license suspension or revocation
- Restriction of driving privileges
- Insurance – dropped auto coverage
- Insurance – raised auto rates
- Mandatory interlock ignition device
- Alcohol or drug treatment
- No entry into Canada
DUI and Physical Control laws are strictly enforced in Bothell West and Snohomish County, Washington. The current legal limit for blood alcohol content (BAC) is .08 for adults and .02 for those under 21. The legal limit for marijuana DUIs is 5 nanograms for blood THC content. However, you can still be charged with DUI even if you are below these limits if the Snohomish County Prosecution can show that you were “affected” or “impaired” by any amount of alcohol, drugs, or both. You can also be convicted of “physical control of vehicle while intoxicated,” even if you aren’t actually driving the vehicle in Bothell West or Snohomish County at the time of your arrest.
WASHINGTON STATE DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING
Driver License Suspension Telephone Hearings Information
(For DUI Cases Only)
Your Department of Licensing DUI driver license suspension case will most likely not be heard in Snohomish County court. Instead it will be heard entirely in a telephone conference call with the assistance of a Department of Licensing (DOL) Hearing officer assigned to your DUI license suspension case. This particular DOL telephone hearing will most likely be arranged for inside 60 days of your DUI arrest date. The designated DOL Hearing officer will phone you and your lawyer on your lawyer's office speaker telephone ... or on your own home or cell phone in case you don't get a DUI lawyer.