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