Driving Under the Influence (DUI)

Driving Under the Influence (DUI)


Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, also known as DUI, is a serious violation of criminal law in California. You can be punished severely for this crime.

Punishments may include losing your license to drive, paying a hefty fine, or spending time behind bars. There are two main DUI laws in California. It is illegal in the state to drive under the influence of alcohol, and also illegal to drive with a blood alcohol content (BAC) of .08 percent or higher. If arrested for DUI in California, you will likely be charged with violating both of these vehicle codes.

Contact our competent, seasoned San Francisco criminal lawyers as soon as you are charged so that we can assist you in achieving the best outcome in your particular case.