DUI in Dahlonega
Bill Hardman has represented clients accused of DUI across the State of Georgia. Dahlonega is a beautiful city with an excellent college and many great activities. Whether paddling down the Chestatee River or just eating a good dinner at Shananigan's, it is always nice to be in Dahlonega. Unfortunately, due to the amount of traffic that now proceeds through Dahlonega, the officers have to be on the lookout for DUI drivers. Nobody wants to be in an accident with a DUI driver so the web that is cast by law enforcement is VERY large. Whether you had a few beers on the river or a few beers at karaoke, you may be at risk of being charged with DUI in Lumpkin County.
Penalties for DUI
DUI carries serious penalties in the State of Georgia including mandatory jail time and suspension of your driver's license. Also, because the the City of Dahlonega houses many members of the United States Military, there may be additional concerns after a DUI charge. Members of the military may be subject to additional penalties such as inability to advance in their career. Many times our service members have committed years of service to our country that may be jeopardized by a DUI charge.
Bill Hardman has defended DUI cases in Lumpkin County. Our office will be able to give you a free consultation about your DUI charge in Dahlonega, Georgia.
Your DUI case in Dahlonega will start in one of two courts:
If you want to demand a jury trial in your Dahlonega DUI or Lumpkin County DUI case, your trial will be held in the Superior Court of Lumpkin County. It is important that your lawyer make any legal challenges to your DUI charge at every stage of your case. To read about how a DUI case proceeds in Georgia courts click here: