Florida law enforcement can sometimes be overly enthusiastic about stopping suspected drunk drivers. You may be wrongly stopped for DUI in Fort Pierce after a Thanksgiving or Christmas party. If this happens to you, don’t go it alone. You need a respected and aggressive defense attorney on your side. Brian Mallonee is just such a lawyer.
Brian Mallonee handles DUI cases in the Treasure Coast region, including Port St. Lucie or Fort Pierce. Contact him. The initial consultation is always free.
First Time DUI in Fort Pierce
First time penalties for a DUI are pretty intense, and they only increase with each DUI, BUI or injury/death. For a first conviction, you may face some or all of these penalties.
- Fine – $250 to $500
- License Revocation – Minimum of 180 days
- DUI School – 12 Hours
- Community Service – 50 Hours
- Probation – Up to 1 Year
- Imprisonment – Up to 6 Months
- Imprisonment with BAL of .08 or higher with a minor in the vehicle- Up to 9 months
- Ignition Interlock Devices
- $70 to have one installed and $67.50 a month for monitoring, plus $100 refundable deposit
- 45 minutes a month to have the device calibrated
In addition to these legal penalties, your insurance company may raise your rates or cancel your insurance all together. You can lose your job. You may be restricted in what jobs you can apply for. There are even stricter punishments with injuries or death.
Many people consider Brian Mallonee’s law offices as the best when it comes to defending drivers accused of DUI.
He likes a good fight and looks at every case as a war to win. Regardless of what legal services you need to fight your DUI, Mr. Mallonee will be there for you from the early days of intervention, through investigations and trial or plea bargaining. If needed, his representation continues after the trial with sentencing mitigation and appeals.
Brian H. Mallonee
When you find yourself in need of a Fort Pierce DUI attorney, don’t settle for the cheapest guy in town. The law office of Brian H Mallonee is dedicated to successfully representing every client at the highest level. He has an extensive history of winning difficult cases. Rest assured one of the most aggressive, distinguished defense attorneys in Florida is handling your case. Contact Port St Lucie criminal lawyer Brian Mallonee at (772) 464-1991 or online, and take your first step towards a successful resolution to your criminal matter.