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Oakland County, MI DUI/OWI Lawyer

Michigan DUI/OWI Lawyer for Oakland County

In Oakland County, misdemeanors are handled at various District Courts, and felony cases are escalated to the 6th Circuit Court. At The Law Office of Julian J. Poota, we recognize the significant impact that such severe accusations can have on individuals’ lives. As a fully licensed Michigan law firm, we are dedicated to aiding clients across Oakland County and safeguarding their rights when confronting DUI/OWI charges.

1st DUI in Oakland County, MI

Operating a vehicle under the influence (DUI) refers to driving with a Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) of 0.08 or above, indicating impairment due to alcohol consumption. Law enforcement employs various sobriety tests to assess impairment, and facing a DUI accusation can lead to significant consequences. Penalties may include community service, fines, potential incarceration for up to 93 days, points added to your driving record, license suspension, and additional penalties. If you are dealing with a DUI charge, our attorney is proficient in providing counsel and navigating you through the legal proceedings.

2nd DUI in Oakland County, Michigan

For a second DUI offense in Oakland County, Michigan, fines may vary between $200 and $1000, and a jail sentence can range from 5 days to 1 year, along with possible community service obligations. Our DUI attorney is prepared to assist you in achieving the best possible result for your second DUI charge.

3rd DUI in Oakland County

A third DUI in Oakland County, Michigan, leads to a felony charge with heightened penalties, including imprisonment. With a third DUI offense, you may potentially encounter up to a five-year prison term. If this marks your third offense, it’s crucial to promptly seek the assistance of an attorney who can represent you during the intricate legal processes ahead. Our attorney possesses extensive expertise in DUI cases, encompassing felony DUIs, and is fully equipped to aid you.

OWI in Oakland County, MI

In Michigan, an OWI stands for Operating While Intoxicated. Our attorney is skilled in handling such cases and has a track record of achieving favorable results. If you are facing an OWI charge, seeking assistance promptly is essential.

If you or someone you know needs a DUI or OWI attorney in Oakland County, 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.

DUI/OWI Lawyer for the 6th Circuit Court

The 6th Circuit Court is located at 1200 N. Telegraph, Pontiac, MI 48341

The 6th Circuit Court judges are:

 Honorable Martha D. Anderson

Honorable Mary Ellen Brennan

Honorable David M. Cohen

Honorable Jacob James Cunningham

Honorable Nanci J. Grant

Honorable Jeffery S. Matis

Honorable Cheryl A. Matthews

Honorable Phyllis McMillen

Honorable Daniel Patrick O’Brien

Honorable Yasmine I. Poles

Honorable Kwame L. Rowe

Honorable Victoria A. Valentine

Honorable Michael Warren


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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