I was arrested for my 3rd DUI even though I was innocent. Mr. Ahart represented me for the jury trial and he convinced the jury to find me NOT GUILTY.
C. J., Reno, NV
I was arrested for my second DUI and fighting with a police officer. I was certain that I would be found guilty. But through Mr. Ahart’s exceptional knowledge and aggressive approach, he got me acquitted.
C. H., Redding, CA
Highly Skilled, Experienced, and Aggressive DUI Lawyer
Driving Under the Influence cases can be very confusing. You need an attorney who not only understands and is experienced in handling such cases, but one that can also explain the case to you. You need a lawyer who makes sure you have all the information you need to make decisions and is capable of identifying a defense that fits your situation.
Since 2006, Joseph M. Ahart has been defending DUI cases in Shasta County, handling more DUI cases than any other local private attorney. During that time, he has represented clients at hearings on violations of Constitutional rights resulting in the dismissal of charges and even whole cases. He has represented numerous clients in trials resulting in acquittals, dismissals, and even when there were convictions, he ensured that the client received the best possible outcome for the situation.
A misdemeanor DUI puts you at risk of serious penalties such as
Jail time of up to one year depending on your history
DMV may impose restrictions, suspensions, and/or revocations on your Driver's License
Attendance at DUI classes
Installation of an Ignition Interlock Device into your vehicles
Payment of significant fines and fees
A felony DUI has more severe penalties, including the possibility of state prison.
Put your future in the hands of a lawyer with the experience, skill, and interest in getting you the best possible result for your situation. As soon as possible after your arrest, you need to contact Joseph M Ahart at 530 246 HELP (4357).