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Monroe County, MI DUI/OWI Lawyer

Michigan DUI/OWI Lawyer for Monroe County

In Monroe County, DUI/OWI misdemeanor cases will be handled at various District Courts, and felony cases end up at the 38th Circuit Court. We at The Law Office of Julian J. Poota understand the disastrous effects a heinous accusation like this may have on someone’s life. As a fully licensed Michigan law firm, the Law Office of Julian J. Poota, PLLC serves clients throughout Monroe County in protecting their rights when facing a DUI/OWI.

1st DUI in Monroe County

A DUI is the result of driving under the influence of alcohol. When your Blood Alcohol Content is 0.08 or above you are considered to be a drunk driver. There are multiple tests that the officer will do to determine your sobriety, and if you are charged you could end up with serious consequences. Some consequences include but are not limited to community service, fines, 93 days in jail, points on your driver’s record, license suspension, and more. If you have received a DUI charge, our attorney is skilled in his ability to help you with it.

2nd DUI in Monroe County

A second DUI offense in Monroe County Michigan can result in a fine between $200-$1000 and imprisonment of 5 days up to 1 year. You will also likely receive community service. Our DUI attorney is ready and willing to help you get the most positive outcome you can for your 2nd DUI charge.

3rd DUI in Monroe County

A third DUI in Monroe County Michigan will result in a felony charge. There are enhanced penalties for this charge including but not limited to incarceration. You could face up to a five-year prison sentence with a third DUI charge. If this is your third offense, it’s incredibly important that you contact an attorney immediately so that you have someone in your corner during the long fight ahead of you. Our attorney is well versed in DUIs, including felony DUIs, and is in a good position to help you.

OWI in Monroe County

In Michigan, an OWI stands for Operating While Intoxicated. Our attorney knows these cases and has experience in positive outcomes in these kinds of cases. If you are charged with an OWI, it’s important to contact someone right away.

If you or someone you know needs a DUI or OWI attorney in Monroe, Michigan, our experienced attorney at The Law Office of Julian J. Poota, PLLC can help you. We offer clients a free initial consultation. To discuss your current legal situation, call us at (888) 399-7979 or contact us online.

Felony DUI/OWI Lawyer for the 38th Circuit Court

The 38th Circuit Court is located at 106 E First Street Monroe, MI 48161.

The 38th Circuit Court judges are:

 Honorable William P. Nichols

Honorable Daniel S. White

Honorable Mark S. Braunlich

We can be reached 24/7 at 888-399-7979 for a free consultation regarding your Monroe County DUI/OWI case. We service the cities of Luna Pier, Milan, Monroe, and Petersburg, Michigan, the villages of Carleton, Dundee, Estral Beach, Maybee, and South Rockwood, as well as the Townships of Ash, Bedford, Berlin, Dundee, Erie, Exeter, Ida, LaSalle, London, Milan, Monroe Charter, Raisinville, Summerfield, and Whiteford.


Julian did an amazing job handling my case. He ensured to have the possible outcome for me. He was also always available to answer all of my questions/concerns, and was able to answer everything effectively.

L. Landeros

Very professional. Met with me the same day I contacted the office. Went to court the following day and my case was dismissed. Don’t hesitate to contact him for help. Highly recommended thank u so much for your...

J. Bandia

It was a pleasure to have Mr. Poota as our representative. From the time we meet till the end of our case, he was there every step of the way guiding us and making sure our rights were protected and presented...

N. DeCesare

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