Operating a vehicle with a blood alcohol content of 0.02 or more while under 21 years of age is illegal and grounds for an underage OVI in Ohio. The penalties are steep, especially for a young person looking to attend college or obtain a full-time job in the future. If you have been arrested, call on our Cleveland OVI attorneys to provide you with the solid legal defense you need to protect your future.
At Henderson, Mokhtari & Weatherly. we know how to fight charges just like yours. As founding members of the DUI Defense Lawyers Association and the National College for DUI Defense, we have had much success contesting OVI charges in the past. We fully understand OVI laws and how they apply to your underage OVI charges, so be sure to call on our legal team today.
Being convicted of such a serious crime while so young can jeopardize a person's future, stripping them of their driving privileges and limiting their ability to get into college or secure student loans. Our Cleveland criminal defense lawyers are well aware of the threat a conviction poses and can work with you to find a favorable resolution to your case.
You could be up against the following penalties for underage OVI/DUI:
The long term effects of a conviction are often worse than the jail time and fines, as you will have a criminal record that can follow you around the rest of your life. Don't give up hope—call Henderson, Mokhtari & Weatherly. and give yourself the defense you need.
Our Cleveland OVI lawyers can contest your charges and work to secure the best possible outcome for your situation, from securing a plea bargain to getting your charges dropped. Give us a calltoday and set up your consultation!