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