Underage DUI

Underage DUI Attorney in Sarasota, FL

Have You Been Charged with Driving Under the Influence in Florida?

Florida has some of the toughest laws pertaining to DUI in the country, and the penalties are especially harsh for those under 21 years old. If you are under 21 and have been arrested for driving under the influence, you need to contact The Law Office of Wyndel G. Darville, PLLC immediately. Our attorney has handled hundreds of DUI cases and is ready to fight for you.

What Are the Florida Underage DUI Penalties?

The penalties for underage DUI in Florida depend on a number of factors, including:

  • Whether this is your first offense
  • Your blood alcohol content (BAC)
  • Whether anyone was injured or killed
  • Your age
  • Your criminal history

If this is your first offense, the penalties can include:

  • $500-$1,000 in fines
  • 6 months of probation
  • Community service
  • Driver's education course
  • Jail time
  • Loss of license

If you are under 21 and your BAC is above .02%, you can be charged with a misdemeanor, which can lead to fines of up to $1,000, jail time of up to 9 months, and license suspension of up to 1 year.

Contact Our Firm Today

If you are under 21 and have been arrested for DUI in Florida, you need to contact our attorney immediately. We work to help you avoid the harsh penalties for DUI convictions in Florida, including driver's license suspension and mandatory jail time.

To learn more about your legal options,contact The Law Office of Wyndel G. Darville, PLLC today at(941) 564-5319.

Recent Victories

Wyndel's goal is not just case resolution; it's about empowering his clients to overcome their challenges and find hope, healing, and stability once again.

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