City of Smyrna DUI (Driving Under the Influence) (O.C.G.A. § 40-6-391)
Have you been charged with a DUI in the City of Smyrna? Did the officer charge you with a Smyrna DUI under Alcohol, Drugs, Prescription medication, marijuana, Violation of Controlled Substances Act (V.G.C.S.A.)? Did you receive a City of Smyrna DUI charge while leaving the Atlanta United Game, Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta, Braves or Atlanta Hawks Game? Maybe you were enjoying a night out at Vinings, Porch Light, Atkins Park, Zucca, Suntrust Park, Buckhead, Midtown, Atlanta High Museum of Art, or The Atlanta Botanical Gardens. You need the assistance of a Smyrna DUI law firm that is not only familiar with DUI in the City of Smyrna but is also well known in that court system.
The law offices of Michael D. Barber & Associates has extensive experience defending clients from DUI charges in the City of Smyrna. Our office is well versed in defending and navigating the DUI 30 day suspension letter, the Office of State Administrative Hearings, The Smyrna Municipal Court DUI Division and many other complicated areas within representation for a City of Smyrna DUI charge.
A City of Smyrna DUI charge is one of the most heavily used and frequently received charges in the City of Smyrna Many people receive a Smyrna DUI who have never been in trouble. This charge is also the most inadequately represented charge in criminal law for clients. A Smyrna DUI Criminal Defense Attorney MUST have Proper training to assure that the client receives the representation for which they are not only looking but for which they are paying. That is why you need to find a Smyrna DUI Criminal Defense Lawyer who has the proper training to help you. If handled improperly, a Smyrna DUI can affect your license, your criminal history, time spent in jail, community representation and many other issues with your life.
The most typical, and frequently used, charge for a City of Smyrna DUI is alcohol. Officer's should have extensive training to properly investigate a Smyrna DUI charge. A Smyrna DUI Attorney should have the same training as the officers (or more) to properly represent You in a Smyrna DUI charge defense. This training assures proper representation for you for a Smyrna DUI and is another reason that YOU need a experienced Smyrna DUI Criminal Defense Attorney. Without a experienced Smyrna DUI Criminal Defense Lawyer, YOU will not be able to properly defend against a Smyrna DUI officer who has not had the proper training and made errors in evaluating your Smyrna DUI charge.
Whenever someone is arrested for a Smyrna DUI, the officer is required by law to arrest them and retain their drivers license. The officer then issues a DDS 1205 form. This form is the officers notice to You of the officers intention to suspend YOUR privileges to operate a motor vehicle. You must write a 30 day response letter to stop the suspension.
Arrests for a Smyrna DUI charge are made by either the City of Smyrna Police Department and Department of Public Safety or a special division in the Georgia State Patrol called the Nighthawks. These Smyrna DUI Charges are heard at the Smyrna Municipal Court. The Smyrna Municipal Court is located at 2800 King Street in the city of Smyrna. The Smyrna DUI charges would be heard in the main courtroom in Smyrna Municipal Courthouse. The judges that would hear that charge is Chief Judge Phyllis Gingrey Collins. A charge for DUI in Smyrna is prosecuted by the City of Smyrna Solicitor Tim Williams.
For a free consultation and evaluation of your Smyrna DUI charges call our firm for Smyrna DUI Defense by experienced Smyrna DUI Criminal Defense Attorneys. Our Smyrna DUI Criminal Defense Lawyers have the knowledge and skills for your defense.
Just because you have been charged with a Smyrna DUI does not mean that you have to accept guilt, it means you need to hire a experienced Smyrna DUI attorney to mount a proper defense for your Smyrna DUI charges.
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