ometimes people make real stupid decisions . . . or actually they don’t think at all, and drive drunk. Not only are they putting themselves in great danger, but also any passengers and all those driving or walking or even in the vicinity of them. It only takes one time driving drunk that can make a life altering change for many people. Sometimes someone driving drunk may be fortunate and not hurt anyone, yet, get caught and get ticketed with a DUI. Hopefully this scares the person enough they never, ever drive drunk again. Even so, getting a DUI can be quite costly and a DUI attorney may need to be hired.
Hopefully an attorney willing to fight with his clients regarding a DUI will also promote alcohol and driving education before the courts even offer it, to head off his or her client in the right direction of taking care of lives. Possibly the driver did not realize how quickly a person can be considered drunk and how easily his or her judgment of careful driving is off. A DUI Defense Attorney Atlanta offering the client to be educated before going to court may be able to prove to the court later that he or she is more aware and will not put him or herself in such a situation again. Showing sincere regrets and having new knowledge and education may help lesson the charges and fines.