DUI REPRESENTATION FAQ's

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) is a serious offense that can result in the loss of your license, costly fines, and even jail time. At Steppacher Law, we understand the stress that comes along with being charged with a DUI. That is why we are committed to providing you with the experienced and discrete representation that you expect and deserve. For your benefit, we have compiled a list of commonly asked questions and their answers regarding driving under the influence offenses. If you have any questions or are in the need of experienced and affordable representation, please contact us at (570) 346-8700. Our attorneys are available to speak with you 24/7.

What is the legal limit for BAC in Pennsylvania?

In Pennsylvania, the legal limit for BAC (Blood Alcohol Content) is .08 percent.

What are the penalties for DUI?

The penalties for DUI vary based on the driver's BAC, the number of prior DUI offenses, and whether the DUI resulted in an accident. For more information, please follow this link: steppacherlaw.com/affordable-dui.aspx

What is ARD?

ARD stands for Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition and is a program available to some first time DUI offenders. If accepted into the program, a first time offender can avoid criminal conviction, license suspensions, and imprisonment.

What is SCRAM?

The SCRAM (Secure Continuous Remote Alcohol Monitor) bracelet is available to some DUI offenders as a preferable alternative to imprisonment. This program allows offenders to stay with their families and continue working while taking part in a rehabilitative program.

Why choose Steppacher Law to represent you in a DUI case?

A knowledgeable attorney who understands the intricacies of the courts could be the difference between serving prison time or staying at home with your family. Today, Lackawanna and Luzerne counties have some of the highest DUI rates in the Commonwealth. We are well-versed in handling DUI cases throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania while providing the expertise and discretion you expect and deserve, all without breaking the bank. When faced with a DUI charge, experienced representation is a must.

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