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Defense Against Drunk Driving Charges in NV

An arrest for DUI should be handled seriously from the get-go. No one understands this better than the my firm, the Law Office of Chip Siegel, Esq. Here, your case will be placed in the hands of an attorney whose experience stems from a long history of criminal defense law, beginning at Nevada's very own Clark County District Attorney's Office.

As one of the very first prosecutors to recognize the importance of computer illustrations in jury communications, I have spent decades establishing a sound ground on which to practice DUI defense in the state of Nevada, and to this day I continue to incorporate the strongest methods of defense that have proven to be effective in some of my biggest cases from the past.

Now, my firm can offer clients the aggressive help they need as soon as they need it, reaping the benefits of a legal professional who sits on the Nevada Attorney Discipline Board and serves as President of the Nevada Attorneys for Criminal Defense. Recognized by the State Bar with an Outstanding Service Award, you can trust that your case will be in competent hands when you choose to work with my law firm.

Contact my firm at your earliest convenience for the trustworthy defense from a Las Vegas DUI attorney you need as you navigate the charges.

Explanation of Driving Under the Influence Charges

DUI stands for driving under the influence. Under Nevada law, a driver may face criminal charges for this offense when:

  • Driving under the influence of alcohol;
  • Driving with a blood alcohol concentration of .08% or greater;
  • Driving under the influence of a controlled substance;
  • Driving under the combined influence of alcohol and a controlled substance; or
  • Driving while his or her physical abilities or ability to drive safely are impaired due to the use of any organic solvent, chemical, poison or any other compound.

Building a Defense for DUI Charges

DUI (driving under the influence) is a serious offense that will require immediate legal counsel for you or your loved one. As an experienced Las Vegas DUI attorney, it is my goal to educate people about drunk driving charges and penalties and to help them avoid serious consequences by giving them the representation they need. I represent clients throughout Las Vegas, Henderson and the surrounding areas in Clark County, Nevada. DUI charges are a serious matter, especially in the state of Nevada.

As soon as possible following an arrest, you will need to address the issue of the suspension of your driver's license. If you took a breath test or blood test, you will receive a notice of revocation either in person or through the mail. If you do not contact the Nevada DMV and schedule a hearing regarding this suspension, you will lose your license for a set period of time.

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How Our DUI Attorney Can Serve You

Our Las Vegas DUI lawyer can provide you with legal representation at your DMV hearing. I am dedicated to providing my clients with the representation they need throughout the criminal court process and at DMV hearings in order to help them avoid criminal DUI penalties and license suspension.

On the criminal side, a Las Vegas or Henderson DUI conviction may result in the following:

  • Mandatory imprisonment
  • Court-ordered counseling
  • Rehabilitation
  • Fines
  • Court fees
  • Community service
  • Probation

Sentencing will be determined on a case-by-case basis and will be dependent upon a number of factors. The defendant's blood alcohol concentration will affect sentencing if it is well above the legal limit (such as .18% or greater). Whether the defendant has any prior DUI convictions will also affect sentencing. Multiple DUI offenses result in enhanced penalties such as a longer term of imprisonment, longer license suspension or revocation, higher fines and more community service.

Drunk Driving and the Law

A Las Vegas DUI lawyer from our firm can give you an overview of the DUI process in order to help you understand all of the procedures involved. Whether your drunk driving resulted in an accident or it caused injury to another, the sentencing process you will be put through will include strict procedures that require diligent legal defense. Out of state drivers and underage drivers who are caught driving while intoxicated will both be susceptible to the same harsh penalties of a DUI conviction as any other drunk driver on the road.

Some DUI arrests are so serious that they will be tried as a felony, almost guaranteeing that a harsher sentencing and conviction will be made. For all of these reasons, immediately after being charged with DUI you should contact a Las Vegas DUI attorney. The support, guidance, and skill tactics that will be applied to your case by a Las Vegas lawyer from my firm will go far in advancing your chances of a successful case outcome.

Your Case is Not Hopeless

Although law enforcement may have told you that your case is hopeless, even if you took a breath test or blood test and failed, or in the presence of a plea bargain offered by the prosecuting attorney, a Las Vegas DUI attorney's legal counsel and guidance will be virtually priceless.

There are various defense strategies that a competent lawyer should explore before determining how to build your case, including whether or not you were subjected to a lawful initial police stop, whether or not blood and alcohol tests were performed properly, and whether or not your field sobriety testing was conducted according to state standards. There is always hope when you have the right DUI lawyer at your side.

You too could benefit from the services offered at my firm, so contact a Las Vegas DUI lawyer today.

Choose Las Vegas DUI Lawyer, Chip Siegel

Throughout Nevada, you will find several criminal defense and DUI law firms advertising their ability to defend you against the charges you are facing. But how reliable are these firms? What experience can be given to prove their records of success? At the Law Office of Chip Siegel, Esq. you can have full confidence that you will be represented by an attorney whose legal career began more than two decades ago. For more than 20 years now, I have been providing excellent service to the defendants of DUI cases in Las Vegas and several other cities throughout the state.

As a former Deputy District Attorney, I have personally worked with numerous local law enforcement agencies and I now have a better understanding of the state's police system and the work that is done when a criminal case such as a DUI is processed at a local law enforcement office. From the beginning stages of a police report all the way through to the completion of a court trial, the experience and knowledge you need from a trustworthy lawyer can be found at the Law Office of Chip Siegel, Esq.

When you are looking for an attorney who can reliably build a solid case on your behalf, you do not need to look further than my law firm. Here, your case will be handled with the attention it needs and the confidentiality you deserve. A long-time advocate for defendants of DUI in the state of Nevada, I am more than confident in my ability to represent your case in the most favorable light possible. I am dedicated to helping my DUI clients get their charges dismissed or reduced whenever possible.

The efforts that will be put forth to bring your case to a positive close have been successful time and again for a number of clients that were defended in the past and it is my intention to provide you with the same level of service. In 2005, the City of Las Vegas recognized June 20th as Chip Siegel Day – an attribute to the mentoring I provide to new attorneys and the help I provide to current defendants.

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Our Victories

Take a look at our most recent wins!
  • Case Dismissed 2nd DUI
  • Charges Reduced 2nd DUI
  • Case Dismissed Domestic Battery
  • Case Dismissed Domestic Battery
  • Reduced Charges Domestic Battery
  • Case Dismissed Domestic Violence
  • Case Dismissed Domestic Violence
  • Not Guilty Verdict DUI
  • Reduced to Reckless Driving DUI
  • Reduced to Reckless Driving DUI

Why Choose My Firm?

  • More Than 20 Years Of Dedicated Experience

  • Top Rated & Trusted DUI Attorney

  • Recipient Of A NACDA Top Ten Ranking

  • Affordable, Aggressive & Reliable Representation

  • Client Satisfaction Is My #1 Priority

  • Effective Representation & Real Results

  • Extensive Experience Resolving Complex Cases

  • Personally Handling Every Aspect of Your Case

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