DUI Marijuana Lawyers – Attorneys for Driving Under the Influence of Marijuana
Being charged with a DWI / DUI marijuana (Driving Under the Influence of Marijuana, Pot, or Cannabis) or so-called “drugged driving” is a potentially serious criminal offense. It is illegal to drive under the influence of drugs, including marijuana (“cannabis”) in both Washington and Idaho. If you or a loved one is facing a DUI marijuana charge, it is imperative that you reach out to a DUI marijuana attorney immediately. Our law firm has deep experience defending clients in “drugged driving” cases in both Washington and Idaho. So people looking for the best driving under the influence of cannabis or marijuana attorney in Spokane, often reach out to us for an initial consultation.
Your loved one may have been recently arrested or is being detained at the moment, so it may be that you are calling on behalf of someone facing a charge of driving under the influence of drugs. They may have failed the field sobriety test for marijuana, or been subject to oral, blood, or urine testing to determine whether they were driving under the influence of drugs like marijuana, cannabis, cocaine, meth, etc. Or, it may be you who is facing the drunk-driving charge for marijuana, and you are thus looking for the best drunk driving attorney in Spokane to represent you.
Being charged with a crime can impact every aspect of your life. Criminal charges can carry penalties of high fines, incarceration, and drivers’ license suspension. It is important to have a Spokane Valley Criminal Defense Attorney who understands the laws surrounding driving under the influence of drugs and who can help you through all the legal implications you’re facing because of a criminal charge.
DUI / DWI Defense Attorneys for Driving Under the Influence of Drugs (Including Marijuana)
In Washington state, DUI/DWI marijuana charges carry severe penalties. Whether you were arrested in Spokane, Spokane Valley, Cheney, Airway Heights, Coeur d’Alene, or Post Falls etc. – anywhere really in Spokane County or Kootenai County, Idaho, it doesn’t matter. You are facing a state legal action, and you need the expertise of an experienced DUI defense lawyer with knowledge of the laws concerning marijuana or other drugs. Our law firm’s office is in Spokane Valley, but we can do an initial consultation over the phone or in person and sort out the face-to-face logistics to work for you or your loved one facing a driving under the influence of drugs charge.
If charged with a DUI, you are facing mandatory jail time, high fines, possible suspension of your driver’s license and other penalties that the court may order. It is critical to have an experienced DUI Defense Attorney licensed in the state of Washington and/or the state of Idaho by your side to develop a defense strategy to assert and protect your rights and to help you with your case.
DUI ADMINISTRATIVE HEARING
Under Washington law, if you are arrested for DUI, you not only have the court case to deal with, but also an administrative suspension of your driver’s license by the Department of Licensing. When you are arrested you have the right to an administrative hearing about your driver’s license, if you act promptly after your arrest, it may be possible to prevent the suspension of your license.
Elliott Law Group, PLLC, the Spokane Valley/Coeur d’Alene law firm, provides complete DUI defense, providing representation for the criminal court case as well for the Department of Licensing administrative hearing. We provide representation for alcohol DUIs as well as marijuana or drug DUIs.
We treat each case as unique and dedicate the time to fully investigate each client’s case and prepare a strong defense by:
- Reviewing the written police report
- Reviewing any video surveillance of the DUI stop/investigation
- Looking for inconsistency between the video and written police report
- Determining whether the police officer had reasonable suspicion to pull the driver over
- Analyzing the way in which the officer conducted the DUI investigation
- Identifying if your rights were violated at any time during the DUI stop
If your rights were violated, or if the officer made a mistake, it is possible that certain evidence will not be able to be used against you at court.
When you consult with Elliott Law Group, PLLC you will be treated with respect and understanding, we understand that being pulled over by the police makes almost anyone nervous and that having to deal with the court system can be stressful.
Whether you are facing your first DUI charge or whether you have a prior on your record, contact Elliott Law Group, PLLC today to discuss your DUI case.
DUI Marijuana Attorneys Who Care
We care about YOUR case. Our attorneys enjoy an excellent track record of success when it comes to DUI marijuana matters. We know the law. But, we also know and understand the complexity, stress and, at times, crises, that alleged driving under the influence of drugs may cause for individuals and even entire families here in Washington and nearby Idaho.
This is why we value your case. We stand committed to listening to your special needs and situation. We work tirelessly to address and resolve them. We also provide clear communication in doing so because we want to ensure you understand every detail in your case.
The Elliott Law Group, PLLC is an DUI law firm with expertise in marijuana / cannabis issues in Spokane Valley, WA providing services to individuals and businesses located anywhere within the United States and worldwide. Please contact us today and let us begin assisting you with your criminal defense needs – professionally, efficiently and effectively!