DUI Attorney in Costa Mesa CA
Avoid double license suspensions with help from your DUI attorney in Costa Mesa CA
One of the most frustrating things about a DUI is that the arresting officer can take your drivers license and leave you with a temporary license that will expire in 30 days. You’re probably already dreading the thought of having to beg friends and family for rides once that temporary license expires.
Fortunately for you…
As your DUI attorney in Costa Mesa CA, Michael L. Fell can help you get your drivers license back.
Attorney Fell Can Help You Avoid a Double License Suspension
Are you wondering how a police officer can take your license without a trial? The answer is that the police officer is enforcing an administrative suspension for the DMV. The criminal portion of your case will come later and could result in an additional license suspension penalty. The good news is, you do not have to go through either process alone. As your DUI attorney in Costa Mesa CA, Michael L. Fell can represent your rights and interests in interactions with the DMV and the courts and fight aggressively for you to keep your license.
Request Your DMV Administrative Hearing Now
If you want to challenge your automatic DMV suspension, you need to request a hearing. You only have 10 days to contact the DMV and request your hearing.
Obviously, DMV hearings are different from court proceedings and it is very important to have a DUI attorney in Costa Mesa CA who understands this specific aspect of DUI cases. Attorney Fell makes an excellent choice. After many years as a defense attorney and many successful DMV hearings, you can rest assured Attorney Fell will identify and implement the best strategy for preventing an administrative suspension from going through in your case.
Get Expert Representation for DUI Charges
Whether the DMV decides to enforce your suspension or not, you will still face criminal charges for DUI. Attorney Fell will do everything in his power to resolve the criminal case against you as quickly and beneficially as possible. Assuming you are facing a misdemeanor DUI charge, you will not even have to take time off work to go to court--Attorney Fell can handle your court appearances for you.
Now You May Wonder…
…What If I Failed a Breathalyzer? Do I Still Need a DUI Attorney in Costa Mesa CA?
Absolutely. Breathalyzer evidence is not always accurate or admissible. You definitely need an attorney’s help to check on the possibility that you were subject to an illegal DUI stop or that the breathalyzer gave an inaccurate result. Even if you know you were under the influence and you want to plead guilty, you should still retain a DUI attorney in Costa Mesa CA for help securing the best possible plea deal.
In some cases, the evidence is too strong and abundant to deny and you may end up facing DMV and criminal penalties. If this happens, Attorney Fell will work hard to make sure the penalties run concurrently so you can get your license back sooner.
Why Choose Michael L. Fell
After spending 18 years prosecuting cases and training other prosecutors as an Orange County Senior Deputy District Attorney, Michael L. Fell has a keen insight into the thoughts, priorities, and motivations of the DA’s office. He can use this insight to your advantage in your DUI case.
Attorney Fell sincerely cares about your future and is here to serve as your guide and advocate through every step of the DMV and court processes.
To learn more about hiring Michael L. Fell as your DUI attorney in Costa Mesa CA, please call (949) 585-9055 now and request your free initial consultation.