In Florida, penalties for DUI are harsher if you were involved in an accident. The severity of the potential penalties will depend on the damage that was done: property damage or non-serious personal injury, serious personal injury, or death. In addition to criminal charges, you will likely be the subject of a civil law suit for serious personal injury or wrongful death. These are the criminal penalties:
These penalties are harsh and life-disrupting. Don’t go down without a fight. Attorney Stephen Maltezos will step in to defend your rights and will conduct his own investigation to discover weaknesses in the prosecutor’s case, working to achieve the best outcome for you. Defenses are available, so call Maltezos Law immediately. Steve will come out to begin your defense from the earliest moments following your arrest— at any time, around the clock. Most DUI accidents happen at night. Don’t wait for the sun to rise; call now!