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Hanover Dui With Bac Above .20 Reduced To A Non-Elevated Dui With No Jail

Hanover Dui With Bac Above .20 Reduced To A Non-Elevated Dui With No Jail

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

John Weiland of Weiland Upton, Attorneys at Law, recently represented a client charged with DUI in Hanover, VA. On top of a traumatizing experience (client was involved in an accident), this client was facing 10 mandatory days in jail since her Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) was above .20 (almost 3 times the legal limit). While he couldn’t have the charge entirely dismissed, Mr. Weiland was able to convince the prosecutor to reduce the charge so that the client was not required to spend a single day in jail as a result of the deal.

If you have been charged with DUI/DWI in Virginia, it is important that you contact an attorney that understands Virginia’s traffic laws and can guide you accordingly. John Weiland and Samantha Upton of Weiland Upton, Attorneys at Law focus their practice on defending clients charged with serious traffic offenses such as Reckless Driving and DUI and are ready to help you win your case.

Hanover, Va Driving On A Revoked License Pursuant To A Prior Dui – Dismissed

Hanover, Va Driving On A Revoked License Pursuant To A Prior Dui – Dismissed!

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

John Weiland of Weiland Upton, Attorneys at Law, recently represented a client charged with Driving on a Revoked License pursuant to a prior DUI in Hanover County Virginia. This charge results in a one-year license suspension (in addition to the one-year license suspension from the prior DUI) and almost always some amount of jail time. Mr. Weiland found an issue with the traffic stop and convinced the prosecutor to dismiss the charge against his client!

If you have been charged with Driving on a Revoked License in Virginia, it is important that you contact an attorney that understands Virginia’s licensing laws and can guide you accordingly. John Weiland and Samantha Upton of Weiland Upton, Attorneys at Law focus their practice on defending clients charged with serious traffic offenses such as DUI and driving on a revoked license and are ready to help you win your case.

Hanover, Va Dui And Refusal To Blow In Breathalyzer Both Reduced To Reckless Driving

Hanover, Va Dui And Refusal To Blow In Breathalyzer Both Reduced To Reckless Driving

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

John Weiland of Weiland Upton, Attorneys at Law, recently represented a client charged with Driving While Intoxicated (DWI / DUI) and Refusal in Hanover County Virginia. The client was involved in an accident, smelled of alcoholic beverage, admitted to consuming alcohol, and performed poorly on the field sobriety tests. The client then refused to blow into the breathalyzer machine at the jail – which in itself results in a one-year license suspension on top of the DUI one-year license suspension.

Mr. Weiland was able to convince the prosecutor that the client deserved a break and the prosecutor agreed to dismiss the Refusal charge and reduce the DUI to Reckless Driving. The client served no time in jail and only lost her license for six months as a result of the negotiated deal. She obtained a restricted license to drive to work as part of the deal.

If you have been charged with DUI in Virginia, it is important that you contact an attorney that understands Virginia’s DUI laws and can guide you accordingly. John Weiland and Samantha Upton of Weiland Upton, Attorneys at Law focus their practice on defending clients charged with serious traffic offenses such as DUI and are ready to help you win your case.

Henrico County DUI Reduced to Reckless Driving

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

Henrico County, Virginia DUI / DWI reduced to Reckless Driving in

John Weiland of Weiland Upton, PLC, Attorneys at Law, recently represented a client charged with DUI in Henrico County, Virginia.

The case was a very close call as to whether they would win or lose at trial.  During trial preparations, Mr. Weiland negotiated with the prosecutor to reduce the DUI all the way down to Reckless Driving with a reasonable fine only (no license suspension; no ignition interlock; no active jail; no VASAP (Virginia Alcohol Safety Action Program) requirement.

If you or someone you know has been charged with Driving While Intoxicated or Driving Under the Influence in Henrico, VA, contact the law office of Weiland Upton at 804-355-8037.

DUI DWI reduced to Reckless Driving in Henrico County, Virginia

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

 

DUI / DWI reduced to Reckless Driving in Henrico County, Virginia

John Weiland of Weiland Upton, PLC, Attorneys at Law, recently represented a client charged with DUI in Henrico County, Virginia.  The client had spent her whole life working hard towards her professional career goals and devoting her time to charity, only to find it all about to crumble due to her mistake one night.

Mr. Weiland prepared a strategy for the best possible outcome in the case.  In court, Mr. Weiland negotiated with the police officer and prosecutor that his client deserved a reduction due to mitigating circumstances with the case.

Mr. Weiland ultimately convinced the prosecutor to reduce the DUI all the way down to Reckless Driving (without any active jail or ignition interlock requirement).

If you or someone you know has been charged with Driving While Intoxicated or Driving Under the Influence in Henrico, VA, contact the law office of Weiland Upton at 804-355-8037.

Hanover VA DUI – DWI – Driving While Intoxicated – Dismissed

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

Hanover, VA: DUI / DWI / Driving While Intoxicated – Dismissed

Last week, John Weiland of Weiland Upton, PLC, Attorneys at Law, represented a client charged with Driving While Intoxicated / DUI (a Class 1 Misdemeanor) in Caroline County.

Mr. Weiland reviewed the prosecution’s evidence multiple times and determined that the case warranted a trial on the merits.  As most people know, a DUI conviction can cause tremendous negative consequences for a person’s career and life in general.

Mr. Weiland negotiated with the prosecutor to have the matter dismissed.  If you or someone you know has been charged with DUI / DWI in Hanover County, VA, contact the law office of Weiland Upton at 804-355-8037.

Hanover County Virginia DUI DWI for CDL Driver reduced to a minor traffic violation

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

Hanover County, Virginia DUI / DWI for CDL Driver reduced to a minor traffic violation

John Weiland of Weiland Upton, PLC, Attorneys at Law, recently represented a CDL holder charged with a Driving While Intoxicated Class 1 Misdemeanor in Hanover County, Virginia.

Due to the client’s status as a CDL holder, a DUI conviction would have a serious detrimental effect on his ability to drive, thereby affecting his current job and any hopes at future employment.

Mr. Weiland prepared a strategy for the best possible outcome in the case. In court, Mr. Weiland negotiated with the police officer and prosecutor that his client deserved a reduction due to legal issues with the case.

Mr. Weiland ultimately convinced the prosecutor to reduce the DUI all the way down to a minor violation of Improper Driving which is not a serious moving violation for CDL holders.

If you or someone you know has been charged with a Driving While Intoxicated or Driving Under the Influence in Hanover, VA, contact the law office of Weiland Upton at 804-355-8037.