New Cumberland, PA asked in DUI / DWI for Pennsylvania

Q: Do need an attorney for a Formal DUI Arraignment

Waived preliminary hearing as thought I would go into ARD if I did so.

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Larry Forman
Larry Forman
  • DUI & DWI Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY

A: You never "need" an attorney for any court proceeding. You can always proceed "pro se" and thus represent yourself. The question is -- is it recommended? I would highly discourage you from going to court on your own. You do not know the process and the prosecutor may give you incomplete information (as you may not know what questions to ask and they will use your lack of knowledge to their advantage.) Speak to an experienced DUI attorney in PA to help you with your case.

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