DUI Involving Accidents

DUI Involving Accidents

You Will Need Strong, Proven Representation

Being involved in a DUI accident can lead to extremely devastating penalties here in our state. It is likely that a conviction will result in:

  • Incarceration
  • Heavy fines
  • Increased insurance premiums
  • Driver's license suspension
  • Ignition interlock device, that must be installed at your expense
  • Mandatory alcohol education classes or treatment
  • Negative impact on your legal record, which can make it very difficult to find and maintain employment, lease property or take advantage of any future opportunity that depends on the results of a background check.

If you or someone you care about was recently arrested for DUI involving an accident, it is crucial that you immediately take action and obtain the legal representation of a knowledgeable Kansas DUI attorney that has a high success rate in handling these types of cases. It is also extremely important that you do not speak with anyone about your situation before you have consulted with your attorney. Anything you say to police or prosecutors can be used against you and can be damaging to your defense.

DUI Lawyer in Kansas

Given the seriousness of this type of legal matter, and what could potentially be at stake, it is imperative that you choose a legal team that can provide you with the most effective defensive strategy in your situation. The lawyers of Martin & Wallentine are extremely well versed and extensively experienced in negotiating and litigating in matters of DUI accidents, DUI accidents causing injuries and even vehicular manslaughter.

It is acutely understood that you are under a great deal of pressure to achieve a favorable outcome in your DUI defense case. The focus and top priority of each member of the legal team is to produce the type of result you need and they are committed to relentlessly pursuing this goal in order to help you avoid or minimize the penalties associated with your charges.

Contact a Kansas DUI accident attorney now to learn what your legal options are to defend your case. We practice extensively and have represented hundreds of clients throughout Johnson County and cities including Olathe, Gardner, Lenexa, Overland Park, Shawnee, Leawood and Kansas City.

Blood Test

If you were involved in a car wreck and accussed of Drunk Driving, you may be at the hospital. In such cases, the police generally do a blood draw and send it off to the KBI for testing. While blood tests are often conisdered the most reliable form for measuring BAC, there are numerous problems with these tests. Unfortunately, the current Kansas Statute for blood draws after an injury accident are not favorable for a DUI suspect.