Joliet - Will County, Illinois DUI / DWI Lawyer
Waiting to contact an attorney following a drunk driving arrest can have catastrophic consequences. Criminal defense attorney Rick Muñoz will be proactive in handling all aspects of a DUI case. Attorney Muñoz will provide immediate advocacy to not only protect your rights, but also your driving privileges.
Illinois DUI and License Suspension Lawyers Focused on the Best Outcome
Attorney Muñoz is the lawyer you will meet with during your initial consultation, and is the attorney who will remain at your side throughout the entire legal process. DUI defense composes not only the criminal aspect, but also the civil component. Many clients come to us completely unaware that they could have their driver's license suspended before any conviction.
Time is of the essence in preserving driving privileges. A limited window of 90 days after receiving your notification of suspension exists. Our job is to assert your rights to regain your license.
For first-time offenders, keeping driving privileges is often important. Multiple offenders focus more on the serious criminal consequences. They can pursue license reinstatement with the Secretary of State's office following a time of revocation.
Joliet Drunk Driving Defense - Our Approach to DUI Cases
If you have been charged with a DUI, our attorneys can offer you a thorough defense that looks at every aspect of your case. For your DUI charge, we will:
Firstly, determine if the officer had a valid basis to stop you
Next, determine if there was probable cause to arrest you
Next, determine if any evidence can be suppressed
Finally, determine if the state can prove you guilty beyond a reasonable doubt
Building an effective DUI defense requires attention to every detail. The reasons for the initial stop, results of the Breathalyzer and video from the sobriety testing are reviewed to identify errors or instances where your rights were violated.