Jacksonville DUI Attorney

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Have you been arrested for a DUI? During this crucial time, it is vital to work with our experienced and aggressive DUI lawyer in Jacksonville. At the Law Offices of Jason K.S. Porter, P.A., our team of proven defense team can provide sound advice and guidance to help protect you from the maximum penalties.

Why Choose Us for DUI Defense?

  • 90+ years of combined legal experience
  • Three members of our firm are former DUI prosecutors
  • Former law enforcement officer and DMV DUI hearing officer on staff
  • 10.0 Superb Avvo Rating for knowledge & skill

As dedicated advocates, we can guide you through the criminal justice system and help you prepare for Florida's DMV administrative hearings to protect your driver's license. From start to finish, we work towards a positive outcome that is always in your best interests.


DUI Penalties in Florida

If arrested for DUI in Florida, you could be facing serious penalties that could significantly alter your life, even for a first-time conviction. For subsequent offenses, you will face enhanced penalties, including higher fines, longer jail times, and even a felony DUI. There is a lot at stake, and it is important that you call a drunk driving attorney to learn your options.

First-Time Penalties for DUI:

  • Up to $1,000 in fines and penalties
  • Up to 1 year suspension of driver's license
  • Installation of ignition interlock device
  • Up to 6 months incarceration (9 months if BAC is exceeds 0.15)
  • Community service
  • DUI school/substance abuse treatment

What Are My DUI Defense Options?

Under Florida Law, it is illegal to drive when your BAC, or blood alcohol content, exceeds 0.08%. Your BAC levels are determined using various chemical tests, like a breathalyzer or blood test. Even if you are on the cusp of reaching a 0.08% BAC level, you may still receive a DUI because of your impaired driving. An officer will perform a field sobriety test to determine if the amount of alcohol you have consumed affects your motor skills.

Possible DUI Defense Strategies:

  • Probable cause - Did the arresting officer have a valid reason or suspicion to pull you over?
  • Breathalyzer accuracy - Breathalyzers are known to produce inaccurate results, are prone to human error, and can be influenced by many environmental factors.
  • Miranda rights were read to you - The arresting officer is required to read your Miranda rights the moment you are arrested
  • Personal medical issue - Many health conditions can affect breathalyzer results, including hypoglycemia, diabetes, or people who are on a high-protein diet.

Our team can analyze every aspect of your case, including the arrest, the blood/chemical test results, and whether proper police procedures were followed. We pay attention to the little details that can make a significant difference in the outcome of your case.

Proven Drunk Driving Defense: (904) 701-0591

With an experienced Jacksonville DUI lawyer from our firm on your side, we can effectively guide you through the complex legal system with a powerful defense strategy. At the Law Offices of Jason K.S. Porter, P.A. we have extensive experience handling many DUI cases and are knowledgeable about the latest strategies in DUI defense. With our legal knowledge and aggressive representation, we can start building your case to help you receive the best possible legal outcome.

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