Drink Driving is taken very seriously by the Courts and the penalties and potential ramifications of this offence can potentially devastating, including loss of license, loss of income and possibly jail. Even with no prior charges, you can be sentenced to 9 months in prison.
Being charged with an offence like drink driving can be a stressful, embarrassing and overwhelming situation for most people. The charge will always mean disqualification of your driver’s licence along with an additional penalty which can be anything from a considerable fine through to a variable term of imprisonment in more serious cases.
If you are charged and have to go to Court, it is critical to seek the advice of a specialist Traffic Lawyer. Howden Saggers Lawyers specialise in Drink Driving (DUI) & Traffic Law and we have been assisting people on the Gold Coast and Brisbane since 2002.
It is important to seek advice as soon as you possibly can.
We can tell you what your options are and advise you of the best course of action. This may include a special work licence application which will enable you to continue to earn an income if transport is critical to your earning capacity.
We are on your side.
At Howden Saggers Lawyers we understand that Traffic Offences can have significant consequences and that many people are looking to minimise the impacts of those consequences. We understand what the Court takes into consideration when sentencing. Don’t risk your licence, your livelihood or your future, contact us today.
We can help you understand all aspects of Traffic Offences including;
At Howden Saggers Lawyers we can answer these questions for you. We are experienced with all aspects of traffic law and unlike others who claim to be experts, we have a proven track records of results.
We know that your licence is important to you, we understand that a period of disqualification could affect more than just your work, it could have an impact for your family.
If you have been charged with a traffic offence don’t leave it to chance.
If you have any questions, want additional information or would like to arrange a free initial consultation with one of our experienced lawyers, please get in touch.