First Time OWI Offense Defense Lawyer in Westfield, Indiana
A misdemeanor offense of Operating While Intoxicated (OWI) will fall into one of several categories:
OWI – The offense is a Class C Misdemeanor carrying a punishment of up to 60 days in jail and a maximum fine of up to $500.
Operating with a Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) of .08-.15 – The criminal exposure under this violation is the same as OWI (above).
Operating with a BAC over .15 – This offense is a Class A Misdemeanor, which carries a penalty of up to a year in jail and a maximum fine of up to $5000.
Operating While Intoxicated, Endangering a Person – This offense is a Class A Misdemeanor that carries a penalty of up to a year in jail and a maximum fine of up to $5000.
Westfield 1st Offense OWI Defense Attorneys
If you are arrested by a police officer, you will typically be charged with more than one OWI charge because this increases the likelihood of conviction if a specific OWI charge cannot be proven. Our attorneys at Webster & Garino LLC have decades of legal experience and have proven defense strategies. Call us at (317) 565-1818 or forward an email.
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Webster & Garino LLC
104 N. Union Street, Westfield, IN 46074
Tel: (317) 565-1818
Fax: (317) 565-1835