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Most people don’t think they will get a DUI (Driving Under the Influence) or DWI (Driving While Impaired) charge here in Raleigh because they’ve only had a couple of drinks or took a couple pills before getting behind the wheel of a vehicle, but getting arrested for DWI charges have serious and costly consequences.

Why Hire A Lawyer For A DWI | DUI Charge?

At Hale Law Firm, PC, in Raleigh, DWI defense lawyer Robert H. Hale Jr. is dedicated to protecting clients’ rights and liberties. In many cases, people try to represent themselves or else skip their hearings altogether. If you fail to appear for a court proceeding, without an attorney present to represent you, your driver’s license may be suspended indefinitely. A warrant for your arrest may even be issued.

We can help you keep money in your wallet, along with your license. Mr. Hale has experience in tens of thousands of Wake County traffic charges.

Comprehensive DUI | DWI Defense

The attorney at Hale Law Firm, PC, can help you with all of the following situations:

  • DUI | DWI
  • DWI First Offense
  • DWI Second Offense
  • DWI Search and Seizure

North Carolina law considers a conviction of a DWI second offense within seven years of the first a serious charge. Many of the options for intervention present in first-offense DWI are not available in second-offense cases. Attorney Robert H. Hale Jr. has successfully defended clients with multiple DWIs and will strive to minimize the impact of the charge on your life.

Mr. Hale also helps the parents of college students aged 18-21 with allegations of minor in possession.

DWI Search and Seizure

Illegally conducted search and seizure by police during your DWI investigation can possibly make a difference to your criminal case. Mr. Hale will research the following as part of building your defense:

  • Did the officer have reasonable suspicion to make a vehicle stop?
  • Did the officer have probable cause to arrest?
  • Were there allegations of traffic violations?
  • Was there any outstanding arrest warrant or order for arrest?
  • Was there a search warrant?
  • Was a warrantless pat performed by the arresting officer?

Law enforcement makes mistakes. Your conviction is not a foregone conclusion. Call the offices of Hale Law Firm, PC, to speak with Mr. Hale about your case.

Free Initial DWI | DUI Consultation · Contact Us Today

Mr. Hale is skilled at presenting evidence and arguments in Wake County District and Superior Court, as well as in hearings before the North Carolina DMV. Call him in Raleigh at 919-891-8995 or contact us online for a free initial consultation.