Boulder DUI Attorneys
Our Firm Can Fight for Your Rights
Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs (DUI) or driving while ability is impaired (DWAI) is a serious offense in the state of Colorado (C.R.S. § 42-4-1301). In fact, even first-time offenders face harsh repercussions and long-lasting consequences. If you have been accused of DUI or DWAI, Barre M. Sakol, P.C. can provide you with the strong legal defense you need. Our Boulder, Colorado criminal defense attorney focuses on this particular area of law, drawing from more than 40 years of legal experience in order to provide you with superior quality services and personalized guidance throughout the entire process.
Barre is a seasoned Boulder DUI attorney who understands the DUI arrest process, how the Department of Motor Vehicles operates, and the appropriate legal action to take in defending your traffic case.
Our firm can assist you in evaluating your situation while working to eliminate and/or minimize the impact of your case. We are proudly AV Preeminent® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® for both legal ability and ethical standards, an honor we have maintained for nearly a quarter of a century. Our firm is ready to fight for your rights.
What Are The Consequences for a DUI or DWAI Conviction
Even if you have never been accused of DUI or DWAI before, you may be facing very serious penalties. The legal consequences of a conviction tend to be severe, even for first-time offenses.
Under C.R.S. § 42.4-1307, Colorado DUI/DWAI conviction penalties can include:
- Revocation of driver’s license/driving privileges
- Points added on driving record
- Expensive fines and court fees
- Mandatory Interlock device installed in vehicle
- Alcohol treatment program attendance
- Required community service
- Jail time
The consequences of a conviction often extend beyond the above-mentioned penalties. You may be facing serious, long-lasting after effects in your personal life as well, including the inability to retain employment or housing.