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Washtenaw County, Michigan DUI/OWI Lawyer

Michigan DUI/OWI Lawyer for Washtenaw County

In Washtenaw County, misdemeanors are handled at various District Courts and felony cases are elevated to the 22nd Circuit Court. At The Law Office of Julian J. Poota, we understand the profound impact that such serious allegations can have on individuals’ lives. As a fully licensed Michigan law firm, we are committed to assisting clients across Washtenaw County and protecting their rights when facing DUI/OWI charges.

1st DUI in Washtenaw County, MI

Driving under the influence (DUI) occurs when operating a vehicle with a Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) of 0.08 or higher, indicating impairment due to alcohol consumption. Law enforcement utilizes various sobriety tests to determine impairment, and being accused of DUI can result in serious repercussions. Consequences may include community service, fines, potential incarceration for up to 93 days, points on your driving record, license suspension, and further penalties. If you are facing a DUI charge, our attorney is adept at offering guidance and guiding you through the legal process.

2nd DUI in Washtenaw County, Michigan

For a second DUI offense in Washtenaw County, Michigan, fines can range from $200 to $1000, and the jail term can vary between 5 days and 1 year, potentially accompanied by community service requirements. Our DUI attorney is ready to provide support to help you secure the most favorable outcome for your second DUI charge.

3rd DUI in Washtenaw County

A third DUI in Washtenaw County, Michigan, results in a felony charge with increased penalties, including imprisonment. For a third DUI offense, you could potentially face a prison term of up to five years. If this is your third offense, it’s essential to promptly retain an attorney who can represent you throughout the complex legal process ahead. Our lawyer has extensive experience in handling DUI cases, including felony DUIs, and is fully prepared to assist you.

OWI in Washtenaw County, MI

In Michigan, an OWI stands for Operating While Intoxicated. Our attorney specializes in handling such cases and has a proven track record of achieving favorable outcomes. 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 Washtenaw 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 22nd Circuit Court

The 22nd Circuit Court is located at 101 E Huron St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

The 22nd Circuit Court judges are:

Honorable Patrick J. Conlin

Honorable Timothy P. connors

Honorable Carol Kuhnke

Honorable Darlene A. O’Brien

Honorable Julia B. Owdziej

Honorable Arianne E. Slay

Honorable Tracy E. Van den Bergh


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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