Cook County DUI Defense Attorney

Society considers drunk driving a serious offense even if no one is injured. On the other hand, if you have been charged with driving under the influence of alcohol in connection with an accident causing injuries or fatalities, your need for criminal defense is especially urgent.

I, Ruben Herrera, an experienced Cook County DUI defense lawyer, know the right questions to ask both you and the prosecution. I will leave no stone unturned as I pursue the best outcome attainable in your first offense, second offense or multiple offense DUI case.

Did you take the breath test? Do police say that you blew .08 or higher? Or do they say you failed a sobriety test? With a skilled attorney on your side right away, you are more likely to succeed at recovering your driver's license. I can help you file a petition to avoid having your driver's license suspended for six months to one year.

I have succeeded at getting many clients' cases dismissed. I have often convinced courts to throw out weak evidence. Contact Herrera Law Group to learn how I may be able to help you avoid license suspension or worse consequences such as a criminal record.

As an experienced DUI defense lawyer, I am prepared to investigate your case in depth to discover whether police lacked legal justification for pulling you over in traffic. I will look into the circumstances of your arrest. I may find reasons to put the reliability of your field sobriety tests in question.

Evanston Traffic Offense Lawyer Offers Consultations

In addition to defending Illinois residents and visitors in DUI cases, Herrera Law Group offers affordable, effective defense of traffic violations such as:

  • Speeding
  • Driving with suspended or revoked license
  • License reinstatement hearings
  • Overweight CDLS

License Suspension Defense After A DUI Or Traffic Violation Citation

A DUI on your record is much more than a traffic ticket: it is grounds for a permanent criminal record. In addition, either a DUI or a serious traffic violation on your driving record can affect your driver's license, insurance costs, job prospects and other important aspects of your future. A DUI conviction or a conviction for a serious traffic violation on your record can even result in deportation if you are not a U.S. citizen. If you lose your driver's license, it might be many years before you get it back.

For best results, contact Ruben Herrera, Attorney At Law in Cook County, Illinois, right away after a DUI arrest or after receiving a traffic violation citation. Se habla español.