DWI / Drunk Driving

Defending Against Drunk Driving Charges

Police are aggressive in making drunk driving arrests, and prosecutors push for the harshest penalties available under the law. If you have been charged with a drunk driving offense, it is important to consult with an experienced criminal defense attorney who knows how to fight DUI/DWI charges.

In handling drunk driving cases, attorney Jeff Hufft explores every possible defense strategy. Depending on the circumstances of the charge, he may challenge the stop and arrest. He may challenge results from a breath or blood test. If the evidence against you is strong, he can negotiate on your behalf for reduced penalties or alternative sentencing.

If you are charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or any other substances, Attorney Jeff Hufft can fight for your rights. He can also represent you in any legal hearings that may occur that are related to DWI charges.  Call Attorney Jeff Hufft today at (504) 232-3080 to set up a free consultation.

Defending against the Administrative Hearing

Arrested for a DWI?  Act fast because there are certain time restrictions you have to take action and prevent your license from being suspended.  Some lawyers say that there is no way to beat an Administrative Hearing in Louisiana. That’s not true. Attorney Jeff Hufft has had tremendous success in defending clients in the DWI Administrative Hearing.

How to Stay Legally Driving After Being Arrested for DWI

In Louisiana there are numerous ways to continue driving legally while your DWI case is pending.  Attorney Jeff Hufft has helped hundreds of clients stay out of jail, continue to drive, and clear their records of any DWI infraction.  Call Attorney Jeff Hufft to discuss ways that you can keep driving while your DWI case is pending.

Impact of a DWI on Professional Employment

One of the most common concerns for men and women arrested for DWI in Louisiana is the impact on their professional career. These individual often are involved in the following professions:

  • Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Dentists
  • Attorneys
  • Commercial Truck Drivers
  • Law Enforcement Officers
  • Firefighters
  • Teachers
  • Students
  • School Administrators
  • State Employees
  • City Employees
  • Federal Employees
  • Members of the Armed Forces

This is why it is imperative to treat your charges seriously and consult with a DWI lawyer in New Orleans as soon as possible. There are many avenues that your lawyer can take to potentially even avoid trial altogether and eliminate any impact on your job. Some of these avenues are unique to first time offenders and based on your individual history. In some scenarios, your legal counsel can pursue record sealing or expungement to help prevent the information from being released during background checks.

Finding the Best Lawyer in New Orleans for a DWI

A DWI conviction in Louisiana could have widespread and harsh consequences in many aspects of your social, professional and financial well-being. Not only will you have a permanent criminal record, you may also have to pay large fines and deal with jail time. This may compromise your job prospect, strain relationships and add too monetary burdens.

Much of this can be avoided if you approach this stressful and difficult situation with the help of a defense lawyer who has a strong comprehension of the relevant laws and can defend your name in court. Attorney Jeff Hufft is well versed in Louisiana DWI regulations and have provided proactive legal counsel to many individuals throughout the Greater New Orleans area who have found themselves lost after their first arrest.

The last thing you want to do during a pending criminal investigation is drag your feet. Immediately getting started in finding solutions to your legal problems is paramount in achieving a favorable outcome. Using a calculating and factual approach to DWI cases, Attorney Jeff Hufft can be counted on to develop a defense strategy that considers all relevant factors while passionately arguing on your behalf.

Call (504) 232-3080 to schedule a free and confidential consultation to go over your DWI charge today.