Maryland DWI with a Child in Vehicle
Let an Experienced Salisbury Criminal Defense Attorney Fight for You
While getting arrested for and charged with a
DWI is bad enough, having a child in the car when you are arrested can result
in more serious penalties. With more than 20 years of experience, I –
William R. Hall – is committed to defending you against these harsh charges. I will
do my best to help you avoid child endangerment conviction through case
dismissal or negotiations to reduce your charges, and I am ready to fight
tirelessly for you in the courtroom.
Penalties for DWI with a Child
The potential punishments for DWI with a child depend on prior DWI convictions,
your BAC level, and other factors. If an individual under 18 years of
age and the driver’s BAC is .08% or greater, it is considered an
A first-offense DUI with a child is punishable by a maximum jail sentence
of two years and a fine of up to $2,000. A second offense carries a maximum
jail sentence of three years and a fine of up to $3,000. A fourth or subsequent
conviction can result in a maximum jail sentence of four years and a fine
of up to $4,000.
Contact My Firm and Discuss Your Legal Options Immediately
While I cannot argue that a child wasn’t in the vehicle, I can call
into question the underlying DWI charges. I can investigate your case,
examine all of the evidence, and build a strong defense strategy just
for you. Do not risk facing these serious charged without experienced
legal representation from a qualified criminal defense attorney.
Call (410) 205-1684 and request a
free initial case evaluation today.