Pasadena DUI Lawyer
If you have been arrested for a DUI in Pasadena or have been charged with a Pasadena DUI, then Pasadena DUI Defense Attorney Michael Kraut is ready to aggressively defend you. Mr. Kraut is a former prosecutor who has a reputation as a top notch trial attorney. Since he used to train law enforcement on DUI law and procedure and he knows how to attack the evidence that the prosecutor wants to use against you in court.
If you have been arrested for a DUI in Pasadena in most cases you were stopped by the CHP or the Pasadena Police Department. The Pasadena City Attorney or the District Attorney will file Pasadena DUI charges. In most cases those charges will be either Section 23152(a) or 23152(b) of the California Vehicle Code. These charges can change a person's life forever. A DUI conviction in Pasadena or anywhere in California can result in jail time, substantial fines, a criminal record, and probation that may limit your freedoms. If you have been arrested for a Pasadena DUI, then hiring Pasadena DUI defense attorney Michael Kraut, a former DUI prosecutor, will be the first step in clearing your name.
If a person is injured by a person driving under the influence in Pasadena, then the District Attorney's Office will file felony DUI with injury charges pursuant to Vehicle Code Section 23153(a) and 23153(b). These are some of the most serious charges that can be filed against a person driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs in Pasadena. There is only one DUI charge more serious then a DUI with injury. Of course, that is when a person is killed as a result of a DUI driver. The is either vehicular manslaughter or even worse, a Watson murder. A Watson murder is second degree murder and is punishable by 15 years to life in prison.
The prosecutor will file the Pasadena DUI case at the Pasadena Courthouse. The Courthouse is located at 300 East Walnut Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101. The Kraut Law Group has an office only a few blocks from the Courthouse. The Pasadena office is located at 790 East Colorado Boulevard, 9th floor, Pasadena, California 91101. Contact Pasadena DUI Defense Attorney Michael Kraut for a free consultation at (626) 345-1899. Mr. Kraut maintains a Pasadena DUI Blog site to assist you.
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