Multiple DUI Lawyer in Long Beach
Aggressive Representation for Consecutive DUI Offenses
Driving under the influence (
DUI) is considered a “priorable offense” in California. This means
that each time an individual is convicted of DUI or a “wet reckless”
offense, the severity of the punishment increases. This results in longer
jail sentences, costlier fines, lengthy probations, and harsher license
If you are facing a DUI charge and have had a previous DUI-related conviction
at any point in your life, it is important for you to secure the legal
guidance of a criminal defense attorney who has experience handling complex
cases like these. At the Law Office of Peacock & Le Beau, we put 40+
years of combined experience at our clients’ disposal. Our DUI lawyer
is a board-certified criminal law specialist. We have handled thousands
of cases with success in Long Beach and nearby communities in Southern
Contact our firm
and secure dedicated representation against your DUI charge!
Penalties for Multiple DUI Offenses
If a second DUI charge occurs within 10 years of a previous conviction,
the individual may expect a harsher punishment. In California, there are
additional punishments for two, three, and four or more DUI convictions.
In many cases, having four or more DUI convictions may be considered a
felony offense. Such cases require the assistance of an experienced legal
A second DUI offense may result in:
- $1,000 in additional fines
- 1 year in jail
- 2 years of license suspension
- 30 months of treatment program
A third DUI offense adds the following:
- 3 years of license suspension
A fourth DUI offense adds the following:
- 3 years in prison
- 4 years of license suspension
Although the exact punishments of each case depend on individual circumstances,
it is still imperative that your rights and your driving privileges are
protected through the procedure. An inexperienced DUI attorney could easily
mishandle your case, resulting in harsher penalties than you deserve.
Trust a firm with decades of criminal law experience—turn to the
Law Office of Peacock & Le Beau for the representation you need.
Each of our Long Beach attorneys has 20+ years of experience in
Defense Strategies for Multiple DUIs
As your Long Beach criminal defense lawyers, we can use our experience
and legal resources to help you obtain the best result possible for your
case. We can
challenge the evidence against you to pursue a reduction to a lesser charge or completely have the charge
dismissed. We can meticulously review each piece of evidence held against
you to determine whether procedural errors took place. If evidence is
falsely placed against you, our firm can effectively challenge prosecution's
statements. As we fight on our clients' behalf, we practice thorough
investigation skills and strong legal representation. At the Law Office
of Peacock & Le Beau, one of our lawyers is a
California State Bar certified criminal law specialist. We can use this experience to help you obtain a solid case result.
Each member of our legal team works hard to help our clients reduce or
dismiss their DUI charges. We recognize the severity of your case and
can do everything in our power to protect your freedoms and rights. We
can counsel you through the necessary classroom training and take the
steps to have your license reissued. Our goal is to use all methods possible
to encourage a reduction or dismissal of your sentence. We can represent
you during your
DMV hearing to present an effective defense and help you retain your driving privileges.
As the goal of prosecution is to ensure that you obtain the maximum penalties
possible, we can fight for your defense to protect your freedom.
Contact our firm today for the legal assistance your case demands.