Reliable Representation When You’re Facing DUI Charges
Learn more about the laws for DUI
The Jacksonville DUI attorneys at Robert Shafer & Associates, P.A. have the experience, professionalism, and aggressive litigation style to competently represent you if you face a DUI charge in Florida. We understand the seriousness of a DUI charge and are fluent in the Florida laws that govern DUI.
Understanding what makes you guilty of a DUI
You can be found guilty of a DUI in Florida if you are in actual, physical control (car may be parked!) of a vehicle (even a bicycle) in the state of Florida (even on private property) while under the influence of any substance (alcohol, medication, drugs, etc), to the extent that your normal faculties are slightly impaired.
The punishments for DUI in Florida are serious
If you’re convicted of a DUI, your punishments may vary based on your prior record and on the facts of your arrest. You could potentially:
- Serve a jail sentence
- Be placed on probation
- Pay fines and court costs
- Be required to participate in mandatory alcohol or substance abuse counseling
- Have your driver’s licenses suspended or revoked
Contact our firm for more information about the specific penalties for DUI convictions
The DUI attorneys at Robert Shafer & Associates, in Jacksonville are capable of representing your legal rights and building a solid defense for your DUI charge. Call us to schedule your initial appointment at 888-821-5915 or fill out our quick contact web form. We look forward to partnering with you and handling your DUI charge quickly. We serve clients in Duval County, Nassau County, Clay County and St. Johns County.