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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 Meadowdale DUI Lawyer Paul Hanson for your Free First Consultation.
Unique Meadowdale DUI Case Relevant Information
DUI is a serious offense throughout Snohomish County as well as Washington State, the state with the toughest DUI laws in the nation. Right here DUI is a gross misdemeanor criminal offense which in turn carries harsh penalties if convicted. Meadowdale DUI Lawyer Paul Hanson looks into everything, starting with inaccurate blood and breath alcohol testings, to the arrest location's roadway conditions, traffic patterns, weather condition, environmental conditions, and also your personal medical ailments which in turn might just affect your tests. Due to the fact that Meadowdale police mistakes can result in incorrect traffic stops and also unreliable DUI breath/blood alcohol test results, he will carefully assess all of the case evidence to find facts and evidence which can serve to help your defense and also avoid a DUI unfavorable verdict.
Meadowdale DUI Lawyer
Being charged with or convicted of a Meadowdale 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 Meadowdale 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 Meadowdale 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 never be actually heard in Snohomish County court. Instead it will be heard completely in a telephone conference call by a Department of Licensing (DOL) Hearing officer assigned to your DUI license suspension case. This particular DOL telephone hearing will be planned inside 60 days of your DUI arrest date. The selected DOL Hearing officer will get in touch with you and also your lawyer on your lawyer's business office audio speaker telephone ... or perhaps on your own home or cell phone if you do not get a DUI lawyer.