More often than not, the first time that a person is charged with an impaired driving offence is the first time that they are being exposed to the police and the courts. It can be a frightening experience not knowing how to prepare a defence as well as not knowing what your rights are. The consequences of an impaired driving conviction can be hefty – this is precisely why you need an experienced lawyer like Raftery Law at your side. We can ensure that your defence is thoroughly prepared.
Whether you’ve been charged with impaired driving, driving with concentration of alcohol in your blood exceeding the legal limit of 80 milligrams of alcohol in one hundred millilitres of blood (driving over 80), or refusing to provide a breath sample, the best thing for you to do is to speak with a lawyer who is experienced with cases such as yours. Raftery Law has the expertise necessary to be able to defend you against charges such as these. If there’s a way to win, we will find it. The specific defences available always vary depending on the situation but it may include questions related to the accuracy of the machine, a violation of constitutional rights, the timing of the tests, or others.
Don’t let yourself be overwhelmed by the situation in front of you. Throughout our history, Raftery Law has had 30+ years of experience in cases such as these. Even if you have been impaired in some form, you have rights and there are always options available to you. Many of our past cases have capitalized on the possibility of a reduced conviction. Even if you presume yourself to be guilty, there may still be options available to you that you are unaware of. Get in touch with Raftery Law today. With our expertise and experience behind you, you can ensure you’re getting the best defence possible.