Extreme DUI Defense

Extreme DUI Charges of Extreme DUI in Phoenix, Arizona result from driving under the influence with a blood alcohol content (BAC) above .15 but less than .20. If convicted, under ARS 28-1382 a person will serve no less than 30 days in jail and you will be responsible to pay for mandatory fines, your license will be suspended and the IID (Ignition Interlock Device) will installed on your vehicle on the date of your driving privilege reinstatement.
 
In addition to the above penalties, you may also be required to carry SR-22 insurance. SR-22 insurance which is sometimes referred to as a certificate of insurance or a financial responsibility filing is simply a high-risk insurance policy required by law if you have been convicted of a DUI/DWI in Phoenix.

The following overview of Extreme DUI penalties in Arizona is provided for your information. 

1st Time Extreme Driving Under the Influence Above a .15 BAC (but less than .20)

  • Minimum Jail - 30 days jail
  • Maximum Jail – 6 months
  • Fines:
$250 Fine
$210 Surcharge
$250 Driving Under the Influence Fund 
$1000 Prison Fund 
$1000 Public Safety Equip. Fund
$20 Time Pay Fee
$20 Probation Fee
  • 90 day License Suspension
  • Possible Probation up to 5 years
  • Alcohol / Drug Screening & Classes
  • Possible community service
  • Pay for jail incarceration
  • Possible monthly probation fees
  • Possible SR22 insurance
  • 1 year Ignition interlock

2nd Time Extreme Driving Under the Influence Above a .15 BAC (but less than .20)

  • New DUI charge must be within 84 months of date of 1st DUI conviction.
  • Minimum Jail - 120 days jail, at least 60 days of which must be served consecutively, but must serve entire sentence.
  • Maximum Jail – 6 months
  • Fines
$500 Fine
$420 Surcharge
$250 Driving Under the Influence Fund 
$1250 Prison Fund 
$1250 Public Safety Equip. Fund
$20 Time Pay Fee
$10 Probation Fee
  • 1 year license revocation (no driving at all)
  • Possible Probation up to 5 years
  • Alcohol / Drug Screening & Classes
  • 30+ hours community service
  • Pay for jail incarceration
  • Possible monthly probation fees
  • Possible SR22 insurance
  • 1 year Ignition interlock 
If you are facing charges of Extreme DUI, due to the severity of penalties and potentially life-changing implications of a conviction, I recommended that you seek an experienced DUI Lawyer who has a clear understanding of the complexities of DUI laws in Maricopa County.

Aaron focuses on the fact that we all have Constitutional Rights and is proud that he can guarantee his clients’ rights are protected during the court process. Having spent countless hours in the courtroom defending thousands of individuals and arguing over 100 trials, Aaron is a highly experienced litigator who will work for you when your freedom is at risk.

Unlike many large firms that want as many cases as possible, Aaron personally represents each of his clients. Although the evidence may seem overwhelmingly against you, Aaron is available throughout the process to answer any questions that you have. You can rest assured that he will personally fight your case and defend you against Extreme DUI charges.

Representing clients in all Arizona federal, state and city courts, Aaron serves Client's in the following towns: Apache Junction, Avondale, Chandler, Gilbert, Glendale, Goodyear, Mesa, Peoria, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Surprise, and Tempe, Arizona.

If you have questions or are facing Extreme DUI charges in Arizona, don’t take chances with your future. Contact Aaron or call 480-729-1683 for a free consultation.
 
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • State Bar of South Dakota
  • American Bar Association
  • Arizona Attorneys for Criminal Justice

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