Hawaii Criminal Defense Lawyers
If you are incarcerated for a crime in Hawaii, you need a Hawaii lawyer who focuses on criminal defense law. The aftermath of a criminal conviction in Hawaii are too great to trust your life and future to just any lawyer in Hawaii. Each criminal case in the State of Hawaii, whether a misdemeanor or felony, is a very serious offense. In today's computer age, being convicted of a criminal offense in Hawaii could lead to a permanent arrest record that could impact the rest of your life. Lawyers NOW has qualified criminal defense lawyers in Hawaii you can trust to help you through an unpredictable situation.
Hiring a qualified Hawaii criminal defense lawyer will ensure that your legal rights are protected and that someone is looking out for your interests in court. The Hawaii attorneys on Lawyers NOW will outline your legal options and then build an aggressive and effective defense on your behalf. While each case is unique in Hawaii, the main objective of the lawyers on Lawyers NOW is to get your case dismissed or reduced.
DWI/DUI in Hawaii
In Hawaii the criminal act of driving a motorized vehicle while impaired or drunk is called driving while intoxicated (DWI). Common terms for drunk driving include driving while intoxicated (DWI) and driving under the influence (DUI).
To be arrested for drunk driving or DWI in Hawaii a law enforcement officer only needs to suspect a motorist is impaired by alcohol or drugs to a point of not being able to operate a vehicle in a safe manner. You can be arrested for a DUI or DWI if you are in physical control of a vehicle with a blood alcohol content at or above the legal threshold of 0.08% BAC Hawaii. You can be arrested for DWI/DUI with a BAC below 0.08%.