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Sterling Heights, Michigan DUI/OWI Lawyer

Michigan DUI/OWI Lawyer for Sterling Heights

In Sterling Heights, misdemeanor DUI/OWI cases are managed at the 41A District Court, while felony cases are escalated to the 16th Circuit Court. At The Law Office of Julian J. Poota, we comprehend the profound impact that these serious accusations can exert on individuals’ lives. As a fully licensed Michigan law firm, we are dedicated to aiding clients throughout Sterling Heights and safeguarding their rights when confronted with DUI/OWI charges.

1st DUI in Sterling Heights, MI

Operating a vehicle under the influence (DUI) occurs when driving with a Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) of 0.08 or higher, indicating impairment from alcohol consumption. Law enforcement employs various sobriety tests to assess impairment, and facing a DUI accusation can lead to serious consequences. Penalties may include community service, fines, potential imprisonment 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 possesses expertise in providing guidance and navigating you through the legal process.

2nd DUI in Sterling Heights, Michigan

For a second DUI offense in Sterling Heights, Michigan, fines may vary between $200 and $1000, and a jail term can range from 5 days to 1 year, potentially accompanied by community service obligations. Our DUI attorney is prepared to assist you in attaining the most favorable outcome for your second DUI charge.

3rd DUI in Sterling Heights

A third DUI in Sterling Heights, Michigan, leads to a felony charge with heightened penalties, including imprisonment. For a third DUI offense, you may face a potential prison sentence of up to five years. If this marks your third offense, it’s crucial to promptly seek out an attorney who can advocate for you throughout the intricate legal proceedings ahead. Our attorney possesses considerable experience in DUI cases, including felony DUIs, and is fully equipped to support you.

OWI in Sterling Heights, MI

In Michigan, an OWI stands for Operating While Intoxicated. Our attorney specializes in handling such cases and has a track record of achieving positive results. If you are facing an OWI charge, it is crucial to seek assistance promptly.

If you or someone you know needs a DUI or OWI attorney in Sterling Heights, 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 Attorney for the 41A District Court

The 41A District Court is located at 40111 Dodge Park Rd, Sterling Heights, MI 48313

The 41A District Court judges are:

 Honorable Annemarie M. Lepore

Honorable Stephen S. Sierawski

Honorable Kimberley A. Wiegand


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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