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