If you are arrested for a DUI in California, you have begun a legal journey that will follow a very specific path. Once you are in the legal system, there are deadlines and obligations that you must meet if you are going to get your normal life back. That should be the goal for anyone arrested for a DUI!
At the Law Offices of Jonathan Franklin, we are dedicated to providing intelligent and aggressive legal counsel to return you to normalcy in as short a period of time as possible.
The Administrative Hearing
There are many things that must be done to give a client competent and effective legal representation in a DUI arrest. One of the first is scheduling an administrative hearing. In a DUI arrest, the administrative hearing is a civil action which can result in the loss of your license if you do not schedule it within ten days.
Jonathan Franklin is a former prosecutor. He knows how important it is that you retain your driving privileges. A successful administrative hearing will result in the ability to drive while the other legal matters are determined.
If you do not schedule and the administrative hearing, even if you are found not guilty of the crime, you could still face a civil forfeiture of your driver’s license. That is why the administrative hearing is essential. A qualified Los Angeles DUI lawyer can help guide you through the administrative hearing, as well as all the other legal proceedings which are involved in a DUI arrest.
The Benefits of Qualified Legal Counsel
The administrative hearing is an important step in helping to ensure that your life stays on track while the legal charges are fought . As a former prosecutor, Jonathan Franklin has real-world experiences on both sides of a criminal court system. This invaluable courtroom experience help him aggressively defend you in all stages of your legal proceedings.
A lot is at stake – your ability to drive affects every area of your life, from work to family obligations. An intelligent and qualified legal representation is essential to maintaining your lifestyle throughout the legal proceedings,
Being arrested for DUI does not mean that the worst will happen. Contact the Law Offices of Jonathan Franklin now at 310.273.9600 for a free consultation.