DUI - Impaired Driving

Criminal Defense Attorney | Grand Rapids, MI

DUI/OWI Attorney Grand Rapids, MIIf you’ve been arrested for drunk driving, your first call should be to call DUI attorney Jerry Lykins. He will be able to guide you through the steps toward restoring your driver’s license after it has been suspended or revoked. Driver’s license reinstatement gives you back your freedom after a DUI conviction.

DUI (driving under the influence) means that you are in control of a vehicle while under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Driving while impaired puts you and others in danger, which is why it’s taken seriously by the courts.

Levels Of DUI Impaired Driving

In the state of Michigan, there are three levels of DUI drunk driving offenses:

Level 1

First time offender

  • Could spend up to 90 days behind bars
  • Could have your driver’s license suspended

Level 2

Two DUI’s within a 7-year period

  • Could spend a year behind bars
  • Could have driver’s license revoked indefinitely

Level 3

Three or more DUI’s within a 10-year period

  • Considered a felony offense
  • Could spend 1 to 5 years behind bars
  • Could lose driver’s license permanently

Our DUI lawyer can help you get your life back on track by avoiding harsh legal consequences for drunk driving. To request your consultation with our Grand Rapids DUI attorney, call Jerry Lykins Law at (616) 540-0443.