DUI Lawyers Mesa

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For DUIs in MESA it is important to know that Arizona is Rated Strictest for DUI Penalties.     In fact 180-day jail sentence for second offense misdemeanor .20% Extreme DUI is not unconstitutional because it is greater than the 4-month minimum sentence than for a felony DUI.

To minimize the consequences of a DUI arrest in MESA it is important to retain a MESA DUI LAWYER who is not only knowledgeable and experienced but also one who can anticipate all of the potential consequences which is an important concern for me.  MESA DUIs can be very stressful on not just the person arrested but their families as well.  When a person within a family has been arrested for MESA DUI it is important to keep the impact on the family in mind. DUI and Family

As a MESA DUI LAWYER I offer free consultation  which can include Chatting about MESA DUI Defenses, Specific To Your Type Of Situation.

For MESA DUI cases I offer Flat Fees    with reasonable payment plans.

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A concern people have for a MESA DUI arrest is, Will My Mugshot And Arrest Record For An MESA DUI Show Up Online.

A primary consideration is what makes someone guilty of a DUI in MESA and what are possible defenses. Those start with What Are The Legal Grounds For Being Charged With DUI In MESA?   and What levels of alcohol or drugs make somebody guilty of DUI in MESA?

Defenses can be there was no basis to stop the vehicle in MESA as a recent court case held the Stop of Vehicle Solely for Alleged Excessive White License Plate Light Held Unconstitutional

Another possible issue is proper legal consent to the breath, blood or urine tests.  AZ Supreme Court: Implied Consent admonitions do not create consent

People often ask, in MESA Should I Submit To DUI Field Sobriety Tests?

Another concern people have Is there any way to avoid jail time in MESA for misdemeanor DUI?  and if I do have to go to jail in Maricopa County, where do I serve the jail  and how much does it cost?

MESA DUI Drug cases present challenges different from DUI Alcohol, which as an Experienced MESA DUI LAWYER I am familiar with.  Those include that a person can be guilty of DUI if they are impaired by Ambien, even if they did not know it would cause impairment.

Because of a 2016 change in the law any prescription can now be an Affirmative Defense to DUI Prescription Drugs Charge

Different consequences plea to MESA Marijuana DUI Cases 

DUI arrests and convictions can have many serious and long lasting consequences against a person’s driver’s license and so it is important for an Experienced MESA LAWYERS to be aware of all the possible consequences.  Those include:

Admin Per Se License Suspension

DUI Implied Consent Suspension.

Points Consequences.

Driving in MESA On A suspended Driver License.

Defensive Driving And Traffic Survival Schools

Ignition Interlock Device

Driving Without Required Interlock not a Separate Crime until IID is Installed 

Recent changes lessen some of the license consequences:

AZ legislature removes interlock requirement for DUI Drugs.

AZ eliminates mandatory DL revocation for DUI Drugs.

After a conviction for DUI in MESA the defendant has to do substance abuse screening and counseling and because I know it is important to minimize all of the consequences for my clients I help them do screening and counseling as easily as possible.. The screening and counseling can be done telephonically and online.


DUIs in MESA have very serious consequences and that is why it is important to retain as quickly as possible a Knowledgeable and Experienced MESA DUI LAWYER like  Gordon Thompson.

In Eastern Maricopa and Northwestern Pinal Counties there are many municipal and justice courts where I represent clients charged with DUI and other criminal offenses.  In addition to the Mesa Municipal Court, those municipal courts include Apache Junction, Casa Grande, Chandler, Gilbert, Maricopa, and the Apache Junction, Casa Grande, East Mesa, Highland, Kyrene, North Mesa, San Marcos, San Tan, West Mesa, University Lakes Justice Courts.

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