A Franklin County drunk driving attorney can begin working for you within hours of your arrest for operating a vehicle while intoxicated (OVI). In fact, starting the defense as soon as possible can be essential when the arresting Ohio police officer has given you an administrative license suspension.
Working closely with a lawyer who has years of experience helping DUI/OVI suspects during the period between arrest and sentencing is also important for ensuring that the prosecution can prove its case. Substantiating a charge for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is often difficult, and weaknesses in the evidence often lead to having a case dismissed or to prosecutors agreeing to accept a plea to a lesser offense. Continue reading