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