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What are the Penalties for an Underage DUI in California?

Underage DUI Penalties include:

  • Up to 1 year License Suspension (those under 18 will NOT receive a license until 18 or for up to 1 year, whichever is greater)
  • Up to $1k in Fines
  • Up to 1 Year for DUIs Resulting in the Injury or Death of Another
  • Mandatory Driving Safety and Substance Abuse Courses

Under the "Zero Tolerance Law" in California anyone under the age of 21 caught driving with a BAC of 0.01% or higher will be charged with a DUI. If the BAC is 0.05% or higher the penalties are increased. If you are convicted of DUI and are under 21, it can affect your college admissions, financial aid options, or in getting a quality job.

Don't let an DUI conviction negatively affect your future. Having an attorney on your side that has a background serving as a police officer and understands how the criminal justice system works has proven to be beneficial in juvenile crime cases, including DUI.

DUI Attorney for Minors Accused of Drunk Driving in Dublin

Need a Dublin DUI attorney to defend against an underage DUI charge? Contact our firm immediately. We understand the burdens these penalties can have on you and your future. We have the experience and knowledge to properly examine the evidence and determine if any of your constitutional rights were violated.

Our founding attorney has over 30 years of experience working within the criminal justice system, and is prepared to take action for your defense. Our goal is to get the charges dismissed or reduced, or to achieve an acquittal at trial.

Don't hesitate to contact us today. Don't take any chances in a case in which a person under 21 has been caught in the justice system on a DUI charge. Call now.

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