Experienced DWI Defense

Many people arrested for DWI face criminal charges for the first time and the uncertainty of prosecution for a serious offense. A DWI conviction can disrupt your life, resulting in major fines, a suspended driver's license and even jail time. This is why it is important to build a strong defense with the help of an experienced attorney. If you have been accused of drunk driving, it is essential to seek legal assistance from an experienced attorney as soon as possible.

Attorney Steven E. Lynch understands the difficulties New Yorkers face after a DWI arrest and helps clients have their charges reduced or dismissed. He represents individuals who have been accused of:

  • Driving while intoxicated (DWI)
  • Aggravated driving while intoxicated
  • Driving while intoxicated and transporting a child (Leandra's Law)
  • Driving while ability impaired by alcohol (DWAI)
  • Driving while ability impaired by a single drug other than alcohol
  • Driving while ability impaired by a combined influence of drugs or alcohol
  • Chemical test refusal

Penalties for Driving Under the Influence

Whether you call it drunk driving, driving under the influence, or driving while intoxicated, the consequences are severe. Those convicted of DWI face:

  • Fines
  • Jail time
  • License suspension
  • License revocation
  • Enrollment in the New York Drinking Driver Program (DDP)
  • Ignition Interlock Device (IID) installation
  • Vehicle Seizure

A judge may also order community service, enrollment in an alcohol program, or other terms upon conviction of a DWI. Penalties may increase with each subsequent arrest, or if other aggravating conditions exist, such as the presence of children in your vehicle.

Retain Your Driving Privileges

Many DWI offenses carry the mandatory suspension of the privilege to drive. You could lose your ability to drive for a few weeks or for many years, depending upon whether this is your first DWI offense or you are a repeat offender, and the circumstances of your arrest. When facing a DWI charge, it is important to seek legal representation promptly. Contact the Law Offices of Steven E. Lynch to get back your privilege to drive as soon as possible.

An allegation of DWI charge requires a quality defense lawyer to build a strong defense. Every DWI case is unique. Mr. Lynch works with you to produce the best possible results based on your individual circumstances. He closely examines factors such as your personal history, immigration status, the events leading up to your arrest, the treatment you received at the hands of the police, and any other factor impacting your case. He investigates the possibility of incorrect test results, police officer errors, or improper field sobriety test procedures. Steven will discover the best defense strategy based upon your unique circumstances. When your privilege to drive and future are at stake, it is best to have an attorney with experience creating a strong, personalized defense strategy.

Steven E. Lynch has spent over a decade defending people accused of drunk driving. Steven has extensive knowledge of New York criminal court proceedings and can provide you with quality counsel to fight a DWI charge.

Contact Us For A Free Case Evaluation

Contact the Law Offices of Steven E. Lynch in New York City for a free case evaluation. You and Steven will discuss the circumstances of your arrest and determine the best defense strategy for your unique case. Call 212-571-7036 for a prompt response or fill out the online contact form. Se habla español.