Law Offices of Elling & Elling
Call Us Now For A Free Consultation 301-637-0281 866-470-5187

Don't let alcoholism ruin your life and future

We recently discussed how functioning alcoholics might not realize that they have an issue with alcohol or that this could be one of the reasons why they wound up involved in the criminal justice system. As hard as it is to come to terms with your own drinking problem, it is imperative that anyone facing drunk driving charges determine if an addiction is the underlying cause of the issue.

Addiction is a serious problem that must be addressed so that the person doesn't continue drinking to excess and wind up back in jail driving under the influence (DUI) charges. This can happen when a driver has a very serious addiction to alcohol.

We know that your top priority right now is likely the criminal charges that you face. We understand that and will work with you to determine how you will address that problem.

There are many different things that we need to consider regarding the allegations against you. First, we need to look at the exact violations on which you were arrested, as these vary with the circumstances. For example, some drunk driving cases involve crashes that can lead to other charges on top of just impaired driving. If you had a very high blood alcohol concentration, you might face enhanced charges.

Even though some people might consider drunk driving charges as being fairly minor, they are actually pretty serious. If you hope to avoid a conviction, you must take your case seriously and work on a strategic defense that takes into account all of the circumstances surrounding your arrest.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
Email Us For A Response

Contact Us Today

If you would like to schedule a free initial consultation with either of our lawyers, we welcome you to contact us online or to call us toll free at 866-470-5187 or locally in our Gaithersburg office at 301-637-0281.

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Office Location

443 N. Frederick Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Toll Free: 866-470-5187
Phone: 301-637-0281
Fax: 301-921-9327
Map & Directions

Free Consultations