Reading, PA asked in DUI / DWI for North Carolina

Q: 20yearold DWI, .08, never pled guilty. never been in trouble with the law. whats the first step? I need my license

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Amanda Bowden Houser
Amanda Bowden Houser
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  • DUI & DWI Lawyer
  • Jacksonville, NC
  • Licensed in North Carolina

A: Basically you should not have even been drinking. You need an experienced DWI attorney - there's really no way around it. Best of luck.

Steven Saad
Steven Saad
Answered
  • DUI & DWI Lawyer
  • Raleigh, NC
  • Licensed in North Carolina

A: Your first step should be to contact an attorney in the county where the charge originated. Different counties handle this scenario in different ways. For example, Wake County would force you to plead guilty before you could start the process of getting back your license. Other counties may dismiss it based on how the limitations statute was written back then. Either way, you need an experienced DWI attorney FROM THAT COUNTY...

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