DUI: Frequently Asked Questions
If you have been charged with DUI/DWI, you face serious penalties, such as jail time, loss of your license, and large fines. There may be hidden penalties like the loss of your job, skyrocketing insurance rates and substance abuse counseling. The criminal defense lawyers of Paoletti & Gusmano, Attorneys at Law know it is important that you contact an experienced criminal defense attorney right now, to protect your rights, preserve evidence and locate witnesses.
I have been arrested for DUI or DWI in Connecticut. What do I do? Call the law office of Paoletti & Gusmano, Attorneys at Law now for a free informative consultation. You have nothing to lose and everything to gain. Our attorneys know an arrest for any crime can leave you stressed and confused. We can help you make sense of what happens in court and why is there a separate DMV hearing. We can tell you the strengths and weaknesses of your case and help you decide how best to proceed.
Should I be afraid of going to jail and losing my license? We understand that most people are afraid of going to jail or losing their license. In many instances we can help our clients avoid jail time or the loss of their license. With a good solid criminal defense we can have your case dismissed or through specially designed programs have your case charges dropped. Even in the event of a license suspension, there are programs available to get a temporary license for work or school. We can help!
Are the attorneys at the law office of Paoletti & Gusmano, Attorneys at Law, experienced and successful criminal defense attorneys? Our lawyers have more than 50 years of combined trial experience handling drunk driving cases. We are not afraid to challenge police reports and other evidence, exploring questions such as:
- Did police have probable cause to stop you?
- Were the results of your Breathalyzer or field sobriety tests valid?
- What other factors could have affected results?
- How was your stop conducted?
- Were you informed of your rights?
The law office of Paoletti & Gusmano, Attorneys at Law, has obtained dismissal or had the charges dropped in cases where the defendant:
- Failed field sobriety tests
- Failed a breath test
- Failed a urine or blood test
- Was involved in an accident
- Confessed to drinking alcohol or taking prescription medications
The law office of Paoletti & Gusmano, Attorneys at Law, promises they will manage your case and aggressively represent you in court. We will contact and remind you of your appointments We will contact and remind you of your court and hearing dates We will manage all aspects of your case We will attend your DMV Per Se hearing, when necessary. We will be at all your court appearances and will vigorously defend you.