3rd DUI Defense Lawyers
Have you been arrested for a 3RD DUI under California Vehicle Code Section 23152? Violation of Vehicle Code 23152 for the third DUI offense is a serious misdemeanor offense, which should not be handled with an expert DUI lawyer.
We at MacGregor & Collins have over 30 years of experience in California DUI cases. The attorneys at MacGregor & Collins will help you make sense of the Orange County 23152 violation penalties that you are facing, and provide you with unparalleled legal defense.
California DUI under CVC 23152, is defined as driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. 3rd DUI has enhanced sentencing than prior offenses, and it's distinguished by driving under the influence for the third time within ten years.
Third offenses for DUI also includes out-of-state DUI offenses, or wet reckless driving.
In order to prosecute for California Vehicle Code 23152 DUI, the state has the burden to prove that:
- The defendant was driving while intoxicated
- The defendant's BAC reading was 0.08%, or greater
- The defendant did so for the third time in 10 years
The penalties or punishments for DUI depend on a number of factors, including your criminal and motor vehicle history, and the circumstances surrounding the case. Driving under the influence is filed as a misdemeanor for third time offenders, and those found guilty can face:
- Up to one year in jail
- Fines of up to $1,000
- Informal probation between 3-5 years
- License suspension of up to 3 years
- Participation in a drug education program for 30 months
Potential Penalties and Fines
For third offenses of DUI in California, the DMV may possibly assign the title of Habitual Traffic Offender to the guilty party.
If you are facing fines for a 3rd DUI, the attorneys at MacGregor & Collins can help you. We will bring superior legal experience to aid you in this challenging time. Call us today at (949) 250-6097.
- Orange County DUI
- California Vehicle Code 23152
- First DUI
- Second DUI
- Third DUI
- Fourth DUI
- DWI Lawyer
- DUI Glossary
- DUI Defense
- DUI Process
- DUI DMV Hearing
- Drug DUI
- DUI Under 21
- DUI Expungement
MacGregor & Collins, LLP
1000 Quail Street, Suite 110
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Phone : (949) 250-6097
Defense Serving the following areas:
Orange County, OC, Aliso Viejo, Anaheim, Brea, Buena Park, Costa Mesa, Cypress, Dana Point, Fountain Valley, Fullerton, Garden Grove, Huntington Beach, Irvine, La Habra, La Palma, Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, Laguna Niguel, Laguna Woods, Lake Forest, Los Alamitos, Mission Viejo, Newport Beach, Orange, Placentia, Rancho Santa Margarita, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Santa Ana, Seal Beach, Stanton, Tustin, Villa Park, Westminster, Yorba Linda