Felony DUI Attorney in Richmond
Former Prosecutor Defending Against Felony DUI in Richmond
With no extenuating circumstances,
DUI in this state is a misdemeanor for the first and second offense. When
an accident with serious injury results from DUI, it is charged as felony.
A third or subsequent DUI within a 10 year period is also charged as a
felony. Penalties are much more serious for felony DUI. If you are facing
these charges, it is crucial that you retain an experienced Richmond DUI
lawyer immediately after your arrest.
Vaughan C. Jones, Attorney at Law, is a former criminal prosecutor who
never lost a jury trial. He knows how the prosecution builds their cases,
and how to tear them down. He has handled a wide range of
criminal defense matters and has a long list of impressive
case results against some of the most serious charges. He has a great deal of experience
with all types of DUI charges, and he will aggressively fight for your defense.
Richmond Felony DUI Lawyer: An Aggressive Defense Can Win
If you are convicted of felony DUI, you could be facing severe penalties,
- Mandatory incarceration for a minimum of 3 months
- Fines up to $2,500
- Driver's license suspension for a period of years
- Ignition interlock device requirement when restricted driving is allowed
When a DUI accident results in a fatality, the penalties are even more
severe. Not the least of the consequences of felony DUI conviction is
a criminal record as a convicted felon, which can have a negative impact
on your future prospects. The skill and experience of your Richmond DUI
attorney is an important factor in the outcome of your case. There are
actions that can be taken to fight for your freedom and driving privileges.
The firm is prepared to aggressively seek out all areas of defense in
Contact us for a dedicated, hard-hitting felony DUI defense attorney.