Oregon City DUI Attorney
Serving clients throughout the Oregon City Area including Redland, Estacada, Canby & Mollala - Call (503) 454-6610.
If you have been arrested and/or charged with DUI in Oregon City, you need
a competent DUI attorney. Rhett Bernstein has the legal experience and
reputation needed to provide the best chance for a favorable outcome.
Rhett Bernstein has a wealth of experience with local law enforcement
agencies and court system, including Oregon City Municipal Court and Clackamas
County Circuit Court. This experience can result in a positive resolution
of your case. Call today and schedule your free initial consultation appointment
and begin reducing the stress of dealing with your DWI charge.
Most people arrested for an Oregon City drunk-driving charge assume the case against them is insurmountable. In fact, there are many and specific steps the investigating officer must follow in conducting a DUI investigation. If your case involves field sobriety tests (FSTs) and/or use of the intoxilyzer machine to read your blood alcohol content, the law requires the investigating officer to abide by complicated rules of procedure. If any of these investigative steps or procedures are violated, you may have a complete defense against your DUI charge.
Further, all courts handling DUII charges out of Oregon City participate in the DUI Diversion Program. In Diversion, you will be asked to sign an agreement offered by the court. In addition, you will be required to undergo a substance abuse evaluation and undergo treatment if you are found to have a problem with drugs or alcohol. In addition, you will be required to pay various fees and associated with your charge as well as attend a victim's panel and have a device attached to the ignition system of your vehicle in order to prevent future DUI charges. After you fulfill your responsibilities under the diversion program for 12 months, you will be dismissed from diversion and your DUI goes away.
The Answer to Your DUI Attorney Search
Let's face it. Being arrested is an unpleasant experience. However, being arrested for DUII provides an additional level of stress because you know that even under the best of circumstances you may be facing stiff financial penalties, a driver’s license suspension, a conviction that cannot be wiped of your record and even jail time. The probability goes up with each subsequent arrest and/or conviction. Rhett Bernstein can help you reduce your stress by helping you handle your case and offering you one of the best DUI legal defenses available in Oregon.
Rhett Bernstein once hired, will contact the prosecuting attorney and conduct a private investigation into your case help build a defense against your charges being. Anyone facing a DUI needs an ally in the legal process of facing a DWI.
An Experienced Oregon City DUI Attorney
States take differing stances on the harshness of the penalties associated with DUI, DUII, and DWI charges. Oregon has some of the most strict laws and harshest penalties in the U.S., especially if this isn't your first DUI. This is why it is imperative to hire an experienced DUI attorney in Oregon to defend your rights and reduce your chances of receiving the harshest penalties.
The attorneys at Rhett Bernstein have years of combined experience defending a variety of Dui cases and fully understand Oregon's diversion program as well as other aspects of DUI defense. They can offer you a better DUI defense.
Oregon City Legal Information
Oregon City is one of the larger cities located within Clackamas County, just south of Portland. There are several roads that run throughout Oregon City and offer law enforcement officers plenty of opportunities to stop and charge people with DUI. While DUI checkpoints are classified as unconstitutional in Oregon, there are other ways that officers can determine that there is enough probable cause to stop you and conduct a field sobriety test to determine whether or not you are in violation of Oregon's DUI laws.
If you have been stopped on suspicion of DUI or have even been arrested and charged with driving under the influence, make the call to Rhett Bernstein today and schedule your free initial consultation appointment as soon as you can. They will go to work immediately creating a defense designed to minimize the negative impacts that being convicted of DUI can have on your life, both now and long into the future. Contact Rhett Bernstein Attorneys at Law today at 503-454-6610. It will be the most important call you'll ever make. Don't face your DUI charges alone. Let Rhett Bernstein help you through this difficult time.
Call (503) 454-6610 for a free, no-obligation case evaluation.
If you were recently arrested for drunk driving, please contact us for a free initial case analysis with an Oregon City DUII Lawyer. We will listen to everything that happened leading up to, during and after the arrest. We will give you our candid opinion as to the likelihood of prevailing in court, and at the DMV hearing.