Loss Of License After DUI
Delaware License Suspension Laws After DUI
In Delaware, if you are convicted of DUI you will be subject to various legal, administrative and financial penalties. These can include fines, court costs, community service and possible jail or house arrest. Another penalty is a mandatory loss of driving privileges. The length of time will depend on whether or not it is your first DUI or subsequent offense. If you are facing DUI charges in Kent County, Delaware or Sussex County, Delaware you should consult with an experienced DUI attorney.
Please call us to discuss your case. Our Sussex County DUI law office can be dialed at 302-855-9300. Our Kent County and New Castle County DUI law offices can be reached at 302-697-2499.
You can also click here to email Rehoboth Beach Delaware DWI Defense Attorneys in the Law Offices of Murray, Phillips & Gay. We offer free consultations to those charged with DUI in Kent County, Delaware and Sussex County, Delaware.
Loss Of License Time Frames For Delaware DUI
If you receive an unfavorable ruling at the administrative hearing or fail to request a hearing, your license or driving privilege will be revoked for:
Up to 3 months for the first offense
Up to 12 months for the second offense
Up to 18 months for the third or subsequent offense
The length of time your license is actually suspended will depend on your BAC level, previous DUI history and whether or not you refused the breathalyzer test and/or chemical tests.
Contact A Sussex County Delaware DUI Lawyer
Losing your driving privileges can not only be a major inconvenience, it can also compromise your ability to get to work, school and other necessary destinations. If you cannot get to work you cannot earn a living or support your family. That can make moving on from the DUI that much more difficult.
Call Georgetown Delaware DWI Defense Attorney Ronald D. Phillips at 302-855-9300. Or, you can call our Dover, Delaware law office at 302-697-2499. You can also email Kent County Delaware DUI Crime Lawyers in the Law Offices of Murray, Phillips & Gay here. Mr. Phillips and Ms. Murray offer effective legal representation to those accused of DUI in Delaware.
We handle all DUI and traffic violation cases in Kent County, Delaware and Sussex County, Delaware including Smyrna, Dover, Milford, Harrington, Millsboro, Milton, Lewes, Rehoboth Beach, Dewey Beach, Bethany Beach, Fenwick Island, Laurel, Delmar, and Seaford.