Were You Charged with DUI?
Our Jackson DUI Lawyers Can Help
When arrested for drunk driving charges there is the possibility of jail
time and monetary fines; however, if convicted, many other areas of your
life can be affected. Along with the possible suspension and revocation
of your driver's license, your driving record will be tainted for
If you or someone you know has been arrested in Mississippi for driving
under the influence (DUI), it is imperative to retain the experienced
legal representation of
Camp Law Firm.
What are Mississippi's State Laws regarding blood alochol content?
Mississippi law states that it is
illegal to operate a motor vehicle with ablood alcohol content (BAC) level of 0.8% or more. When under the age of 21, it is illegal to drive while under the influence
of .02% BAC or higher.
For individuals who are operating commercial vehicles, BAC must be .04%
or lower. If you have been pulled over and arrested for allegedly failing
to comply with the maximum BAC level requirements, our firm is prepared
to navigate with you through the complexities of your case.
Understand the Process and Potential Penalties
Your first trial date will take place in a municipal or justice court.
If convicted, we can assist you in the appeals process in a county or
circuit court. Based on merits of your case, we can fight for a new trial
on your behalf. This appeal must be filed within 30 days of your conviction
date. We understand the seriousness of a DUI charge and the criminal penalties
that you may face. Prosecutors may use previous DUI convictions to enhance
Whether you are a minor (under 21) or an adult (over 21), some of the penalties
that you may face, if convicted, include:
- Heavy fines
- Suspension of driver's license
- Restitution payments
- Seizure of vehicle
- Drug or alcohol program completion
If you have a history of DUI convictions, these records will remain on
your driving record for 5 years and on your criminal record for life.
If you have committed 3 offenses within the last 5 years your offense
may be charged as a felony. Our firm will help you understand the laws
concerning your DUI case. We know that you are facing many question and
concerns, and we will leave no question unanswered and no concern unaddressed.
We can aggressively fight for your rights!
Choosing the correct representation may make all of the difference in the
outcome of your case. At our firm, we approach each case with the understanding
and confidentiality that it deserves.
You will receive
personalized attention and unparalleled service when you retain the representation of our firm.
handled thousands of cases
We have been
defending individuals convicted of criminal offenses since 1997
- Our team of investigators can enable us to build a strong defense on your behalf
We know the detrimental consequences that you may face if you are convicted,
and we do not believe that you can afford to plead guilty. We will evaluate
the factors concerning your arrest and charge, and offer you an honest
appraisal regarding your legal options and plea arrangements.
Our staff is dedicated to helping people get a second chance and will vigorously
defend your rights and thoroughly investigate the charges being made against you.
We encourage you to write down everything you can recall from your drunken
driving incident and arrest before coming in for your consultation.
Our Jackson, Mississippi law office proudly serves clients throughout Madison,
Pearl, Starkville, Hattiesburg, Vicksburg, Meridian, Oxford, Flowood,
Brandon, and Ridgeland.