Have you been arrested for DUI in Gwinnett, DUI in Forsyth, DUI in Fulton or DUI in any metro Atlanta county? If you have been arrested for DUI, you need an effective and aggressive DUI attorney. You need an experienced DUI defense attorney fighting for your rights. Call 678-331-4310 now for a free initial phone consultation. Our fees are reasonable. Payment plans are available and credit cards are accepted.
UPDATE -- 10 day rule/letter is now 30 calendar days
Did you know that if you are arrested for DUI that a 30 Day Rule applies? If you have been arrested for DUI you/your attorney have thirty calendar days (formerly 10 business days) from the date of your arrest (service of 1205 form) to request / demand an (ALS) administrative hearing from the Georgia Department of Driver Services or your Georgia license could be administratively suspended for up to one year or more. The new law now allows an interlock device in lieu of a hearing within 30 days. Call us now to find out more.
SOME OF YOUR RIGHTS AT A DUI ROADSIDE STOP
1 You have the right to REMAIN SILENT – including not telling the officer where you were, what you drank or smoked, or where you were going.
2 You have the right to REFUSE FIELD SOBRIETY TESTING at the scene.
3 You have the right to REFUSE ANY BREATH TEST (*However, your license could be suspended for up to a year or more for refusing the state administered test).
4 You have the right NOT TO CONSENT TO A SEARCH of your person or vehicle.
5 If booked, you have the RIGHT TO INDEPENDENT URINE OR BLOOD TEST.
6 You have the RIGHT TO AN ATTORNEY.
Attorney G. Jason Thompson is a Member of the National College for DUI Defense, a Member of the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (G.A.C.D.L.) and is a former city prosecutor.