When you are facing criminal charges related to Elkhorn DUI | Elkhorn OWI | Elkhorn DWI in Wisconsin, it is critical to have the legal representation of an experienced, qualified criminal defense attorney. Missimer Law, S.C. is here to provide you the legal protection that you need. We will work closely with you to formulate an effective, affordable legal strategy to protect you from criminal charges you may be facing.
If you have been arrested for DUI (driving while intoxicated) or OWI (operating while under the influence) in Elkhorn, you need to act quickly. If you submitted to a breath test, you only have 10 days from the date of your arrest to request a hearing before the Department of Transportation (“DOT”). The DOT hearing is completely separate from the court process, and affects your ability to drive almost immediately.
Where you are arrested also dictates the punishment you are facing, as each county (and Elkhorn is in Walworth County) has its own OWI/DUI guidelines. These guidelines advise judges on sentencing people convicted of OWI or DUI. The main factor in sentencing is your blood alcohol content. Elkhorn’s DUI/OWI guidelines can be found online at Walworth County Guidelines. Call Attorney Karyn T. Missimer at (262)565-8201 to discuss how the guidelines apply in your case.
You may want to check out our DUI general information pages Other Information for Elkhorn DUI or Elkhorn OWI offenses.
You can also review information on Field Sobriety Testing for Elkhorn OWI or Elkhorn DWI arrests.
Lastly, you may want to read Atty Karyn Missimer’s answers posted on Avvo for Walworth County DUI and other Criminal Q&A.
We believe you will find that Atty Karyn Missimer is extremely good at Drunk Driving Defense in Walworth County WI. She will give you a free consultation by phone consider contacting her at (262) 565-8201.