Montana Criminal Defense Lawyers
If you are charged with of a crime in Montana, you need a Montana attorney who focuses on criminal defense law. The repercussion of a criminal conviction in Montana are too great to trust your life and future to just any attorney in Montana. Each criminal charge in Montana, whether a misdemeanor or felony, is a very serious offense. A conviction in Montana could lead to a permanent arrest record that could impact the rest of your life. Lawyers NOW has experienced criminal defense attorneys in Montana you can trust to help you through a difficult situation.
Hiring a qualified Montana criminal defense lawyer will ensure that your legal rights are protected and that someone is looking out for your interests in court. The Montana attorneys 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 Montana, the main objective of the attorneys on Lawyers NOW is to get your case dismissed or reduced.
DWI/DUI in Montana
The criminal act of driving a motorized vehicle while impaired or drunk in Montana is called driving while intoxicated (DWI). Common terms for drunk driving in Montana include driving while intoxicated (DWI) and driving under the influence (DUI).
To be arrested for drunk driving or DWI in Montana 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 Montana. You can be arrested for DWI/DUI with a BAC below 0.08%.