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NC DWI FAQ

NC DWI FAQ

Consequences of a DWI $ Will I go to jail if I am convicted of a DWI in North Carolina? $ What can a judge require of me if I’m convicted of a DWI? $ Will I be allowed to drive after getting a DWI? $ When can I drive after a DWI? $ Will...
DWI Basics and Definitions

DWI Basics and Definitions

What is a 30-Day Civil Revocation? A 30-Day Civil Revocation is a civil punishment resulting from a DWI. Although typically a revocation of a license requires a conviction for a DWI, in North Carolina, a person can have their license revoked for the following reasons:...
Limited Driving Privileges

Limited Driving Privileges

In what situations will I have to install an Interlock Ignition Device in my car? An individual will have to install an Interlock Ignition Device in their car, regardless of what level they are sentenced to, if they register a 0.15 BAC or higher. The Interlock device...
Was My DWI Charge / Stop Legal?

Was My DWI Charge / Stop Legal?

Should I have been read my Miranda Rights during my DWI Arrest? Many people are shocked when an officer arrests a person without reading Miranda rights and wonder about the legal impact of the failure to advise Miranda rights. Generally, a suspect’s oral or written...
Dismissing DWI / Fighting DWI Charge

Dismissing DWI / Fighting DWI Charge

Can I Get the District Attorney to Dismiss My DWI Charge? Many people wonder if a district attorney (DA) will dismiss a DWI in North Carolina, if it is the person’s first offense, or if they have a perfect driving record. In North Carolina it is extremely rare for a...
Consequences of a DWI

Consequences of a DWI

Our law firm is in the business of providing information to clients. Information is power. Knowing the consequences that can stem from a DWI charge allows for preparation and planning. Living in fear of the consequences of a charge is not helpful. Moreover, before...