Aggressive Missouri DWI Attorney Protects Your Rights
Jim Tweedy defending Bloomfield-area clients against criminal
Throughout Missouri, law enforcement officials have been expanding
efforts to crack down on drunk driving offenses. Being convicted of
operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated can have serious
consequences, including loss of license, higher insurance costs, heavy
fines and jail time. Mr. Tweedy has the knowledge necessary to
review the evidence against you, and the tenacity to help you attain the
best possible outcome.
Advocate committed to confronting drunk driving charges
Jim Tweedy understands that good people can make mistakes. He strives to
satisfy his clients’ emotional, financial and legal needs by zealously
representing your interests at every turn. He is knowledgeable about
complex Missouri DWI laws, and analyze every aspect of the prosecution’s
case, from the initial traffic stop to Breathalyzer tests, to build you
a strong defense. We know what the prosecution needs to get a
conviction, and we challenge the evidence against you with the skill we
have developed over 25 years in the field. Mr. Tweedy works hard to make
sure that you get the respect you deserve and the results you desire.
Counselors advising on what to do if you are stopped
If you have been pulled over by the police, there are several ways that
you can help yourself:
Do not be intimidated by the police. If
you are nervous, police officers may think that you are hiding
something or are intoxicated. Don’t give them that opportunity.
Remaining calm and being polite are good ways to ensure that police
officers leave you alone.
Clean out your glove box. Fumbling
through these compartments to find your registration or insurance
can be easily misinterpreted as intoxication. Keeping the glove box
or center console neat and clean allows you to swiftly grab your
identification and present it to a police officer.
Do not let the police search your car. Any
evidence found in your car could be used to support a DWI
conviction. Do not allow the officer to perform a search without a
Get a blood test after release. Alcohol
detection devices can be unreliable and malfunction. Don’t go to
jail because of a broken machine. It’s a good idea to measure your
BAC (blood alcohol concentration) with a blood test after arrest. At
trial, your attorney can use that evidence to raise possible
Contact a DWI attorney immediately.
Contact us today for a consultation.
If you have been arrested for DWI, you need a qualified and determined
defense attorney who has the knowledge and experience to help you win.
Call Tweedy Law Office, LLC today at 573-568-4000 or contact
us online to set up a consultation at our Bloomfield, Missouri
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