Case 1243 OVI and Refusal OVI

Client was involved in an accident at an intersection. Client was unable to pass or complete the field sobriety tests. Client refused the breath test. Client had 2 previous convictions within 6 years. Client cited with OVI and Refusal OVI, both 3rd within 6 years. Client faced a minimum of 60 days in jail, vehicle forfeiture, minimum of $850 fine, and a 2-10 year license suspension.


Leveraging legal issues involved in the case, negotiations with the prosecutor resulted in conviction for 1st OVI in 6 years, 3 day alcohol school, 6 month license suspension with privileges, $375 .