Felony DUI Charges in Los Angeles
A typical, misdemeanor DUI can be escalated to a felony charge, depending upon a number of aggravating factors. An
injury DUI is charged as a felony, as is a
4th DUI offense within a 10 year time period.
- A DUI with injury is a felony offense with a possible state prison sentence of up to 3 years.
- A DUI with great bodily injury is a felony offense with a possible state prison sentence of up to 6 years.
- A 4th DUI offense is a felony, with a state prison sentence of up to 3 years, as well as license suspension for 4 years.
If you have been charged with a felony DUI, it is important that you consult an experienced defense lawyer as soon as possible. This could make all the difference in whether you spend the next several years of your life in state prison, or if you are free to go home.
Los Angeles DUI attorney David D. Diamond is experienced when it comes to defending felony DUI charges. His experience and knowledge in this area of DUI law have helped him secure many "not guilty" verdicts for his clients.
Contact Los Angeles DUI attorney David Diamond regarding your felony DUI!