Yorkville DUI Lawyer

A DUI arrest can be extremely stressful and discouraging. However, it is crucial to remember that you can defend yourself against the charges you face. Give yourself the best possible chance with a skilled Yorkville DUI lawyer. The legal team at Scott W. Sheen & Associates understands the law and what is at stake. We will do whatever we can to help you avoid conviction or reduce your penalties.

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Whenever you drive, you are at risk of getting pulled over by law enforcement. If an officer thinks you are under the influence, you could find yourself wrapped up in a DUI case. A Yorkville DUI lawyer from Scott W. Sheen & Associates can help you navigate this criminal charge.

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Scott W. Sheen & Associates has the time and resources to build a strong defense strategy in your favor. When you work with us, you get the support of a legal team that vigorously works to protect your rights. We are prepared to help you navigate the complex criminal justice system and achieve the best outcome.

Our Yorkville DUI lawyers have successfully challenged illegal stops, illegal detentions, searches and arrests, failure to inform clients of their rights, and the accuracy of breath or blood tests and field sobriety tests. We explore every aspect of your case to ensure that law enforcement respected your rights.

DUI Felony Enhancement

The State’s Attorney’s office can enhance even your first DUI to a felony charge if you were caught driving under the influence with:

  • Driving without a valid license or suspended license
  • Driving without vehicle insurance
  • Driving during a statutory summary suspension
  • Causing great bodily harm in an accident

DUI Death

If violation of DUI proximately causes death to another:

  • Class 2 Felony
  • Minimum is probation
  • 3-14 years in prison for one death
  • 6-28 years in prison for two or more deaths
  • The judge must find extraordinary circumstances to award probation

You only have one opportunity to defend yourself from the unwavering efforts of the prosecutor. Take that chance seriously with the help of an experienced Yorkville DUI lawyer. You have a lot to lose if you are convicted, which means it’s vital to seek the advice of Scott W. Sheen & Associates.

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