New York state law considers you to be driving while intoxicated (DWI) if you have a BAC level below .08%. If your BAC level is .08% or above, you could be charged with DUI, which is a much more serious offense. Still, a DWI conviction can have a serious impact on your future.
The penalties for a first-time DWI offense in New York include:
When you retain Deborah J. Blum, Esq. as the criminal lawyer on your DWI case, you can expect unwavering legal support. Attorney Blum will meet with you one-on-one to discuss every last detail of your situation, from the officer's arrest report to the results of your Breathalyzer test. She'll leave no stone unturned. Make an appointment today.