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Maine Criminal Defense Lawyers

Maine Criminal Defense Lawyers If you are charged with of a crime in Maine, you need a Maine lawyer who concentrates in criminal defense law. The consequences of a Maine criminal conviction are too great to trust your life and future to just any Maine lawyer. Every criminal case in Maine, whether a misdemeanor or felony, is a very serious offense. A conviction in Maine could lead to a permanent arrest record that could impact the rest of your life. Lawyers NOW has qualified Maine criminal defense lawyers you can trust to help you through an unpredictable situation.

Hiring a qualified Maine criminal defense attorney will ensure that your legal rights are protected and that someone is looking out for your interests in court. The Maine lawyers on Lawyers NOW will outline your legal options and then assemble an aggressive and effective defense on your behalf. While each case is unique in Maine, the main objective of the lawyers on Lawyers NOW is to get your case dismissed or reduced.

DWI/DUI in Maine

In Maine 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 imparied or intoxicated (DWI), operating a vehicle impaired (OVI), operating under the influence (OUI) and operating while intoxicated (OWI).

To be charged for drunk driving or DWI a police 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 charged 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 in Maine. You can be arrested for drunk driving with a BAC below 0.08%.