Driving Under The Influence

When facing a DUI in Nevada, whether it is for alcohol or drugs, it is important to know that there are two aspects to defending it. First, there is the criminal case where you may avoid a conviction even in situations where you were arrested and have a BAC. over the legal .08 limit. Second, you must also contend with losing your Nevada driver’s license privileges. The time frame depends on many factors, including whether you submitted to a blood test or breath test voluntarily or not. It is important to speak with a criminal defense lawyer soon after you are released from custody so that you know the necessary steps to take to allow you to continue driving. In many cases your driver’s license will be revoked within 7 calendar days!