Expensive fines, probation, community service, suspended driving privileges, substance abuse education classes, and even jail time are all penalties you could face if found guilty of driving under the influence (DUI) in Franklin County. The important thing to remember at this time is that successfully fighting your drunk-driving charge is possible. DUI Attorney Stephen L. Jones has spent his legal career representing thousands of clients, like you, who have been accused of this serious crime. Because he understands what is at risk, he will work tirelessly on your case to help you avoid a conviction.
Because of his achievements in DUI defense, Mr. Jones was recognized as a Super Lawyer in this field of law. Board Certified in DUI Defense, he is a regent of the National College of DUI Defense. He is on the Board of Directors for the Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and also serves as a Vice-Chairman for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers' DUI Committee.
Mr. Jones helps other attorneys learn how to effectively defend their clients by speaking at legal conferences and seminars on the topic of DUI defense. He also authored a highly-regarded book on the topic that is used by other defense attorneys across the state.
A DUI conviction will result in a permanent criminal record that will affect your future long after your sentence has been completed. If you work in a profession that requires a clean driving record, you may be terminated once your employer learns of your criminal offense. Future job opportunities may also be lost after a background check is performed.
Trained in field sobriety and breathalyzer testing, Mr. Jones has the scientific, medical, and legal knowledge necessary to investigate your case. By analyzing all of the evidence, he can develop a defense strategy that will secure the best outcome. If either of these tests contained errors, they will be challenged in an effort to have this evidence suppressed.
Hiring an experienced DUI defense attorney is an investment in your future.