Michigan DUI Attorney

In Michigan, there are several types of drunk driving offenses. For example, the offense may depend on the age of the driver, the level of intoxication, and the existence of prior drunk driving offenses. Regardless of the circumstances, drunk driving offenses are time sensitive; once released from custody, the clock starts ticking on the life-cycle of your case. Even though you may have just experienced the “worst night off your life,” it’s important to contact an experienced Michigan DUI attorney right away.

If you, or someone you know was arrested or is being charged with a drunk driving offense in Michigan, call our experienced DUI Lawyers right away. 248-348-0496

If you need help after 5 PM or on weekends, use our emergency line  248-733-5021

How We Can Help

The criminal law attorneys of Kelly & Kelly P.C. are  experienced in all courts throughout the State of Michigan. This knowledge is required to defend your rights, affirm your innocence or minimize penalties/disciplinary actions.

Proactive criminal defense – Our law firm puts together personalized plans for each of our clients to help them navigate the system and address the situation which led them to being involved in the criminal justice system. We focus on putting the client in the best light when in front of the judge.

Award Winning Michigan DUI Attorney

Attorney Michael B. Kelly is an award winning criminal law attorney in Michigan. For instance, Mike received Client’s Choice award by Avvo in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and counting. Furthermore, Michael was selected by The National Trial Lawyers as a Top 40 Under 40 lawyer for Criminal Defense. In addition to awards by peers, Michael has exceptionally high ratings from clients he’s helped throughout the years.

You can read more about criminal defense & DUI lawyer Mike Kelly on his profile page.

Michigan Drunk Driving Offenses

(Person Under 21 drives with any measurable amount of alcohol (.02>))

–    Possible Sentence:    $250.00 Fine and/or 45 days Community Service Work (CSW)

  • No Jail Allowed on 1st Offense
  • $500.00 Fine and/or 60 days CSW, and/or 93 days Jail (2nd Off.)
  • $500.00 Driver’s Responsibility Fees

–    Points:    4 [Compared with 6 for OWI, plus higher fines]

–    License Sanctions:

(a)    1st offense    30 days Restricted

(b)    2nd offense    90 days-1 Year Suspended, Restricted after 90 days

– Maximum of 93 days in County Jail or up to 24 months of probation

– Maximum of $300.00 in Base Court Fines

– 4 Points

– 90-day license suspension with restrictions allowed for entire period

– $500/Year for 2 years in Driver’s Responsibility Fees (Total $1,000.00)

– Maximum of 93 days in County Jail or up to 24 months of probation

– Maximum of $500.00 in Base Court Fines

– 6 Points on Driver’s License

– Mandatory 30-day license suspension, followed by 150-day restriction (driving privilege limited to work/school/treatment/court etc.)

– $1,000/Year for 2 years in Driver’s Responsibility Fees (Total $2,000.00)

-180-day jail maximum Misdemeanor and/or up to 24 months of probation

-Base Fine between $200-$700.00 (Excludes probation fees, court assessments, police recovery fees, victim fees, etc.)

-Mandatory 1-year Alcohol Rehabilitation Program

-Discretionary Immobilization of the vehicle involved in arrest

License Sanction:

-45 day loss of license

-320 days’ restricted license only with Alcohol Interlock Device installed

-6 Points

-$2,000.00 Driver Responsibility Fee ($1,000/per year for 2 years)

Where We Handle Cases

The criminal law firm of Kelly & Kelly is based in Northville MI. We represent clients all throughout Wayne County, Oakland County, Macomb County, and other locations throughout Michigan. Our law firm is very familiar with the various court systems across the State. Therefore, If you, or someone you know was arrested or is being charged with a drunk driving offense in Michigan, call our experienced Michigan DUI attorney right away. 248-348-0496

If you need help after 5 PM or on weekends, use our emergency line  248-733-5021

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