Experienced DuPage County Out-of-State DUI Attorneys
Whether you are traveling to or through Illinois, a DUI arrest can seriously complicate your journey. If you are not an Illinois resident and you are charged with a DUI in Illinois, it is essential that you hire an experienced Illinois DUI defense attorney to represent you. At Ramsell & Associates, LLC, we have over 25 years of experience assisting out-of-state clients who are charged with DUIs. We fight to achieve the best possible result for our clients and make sure you are fully informed throughout the legal process. Additionally, we work to minimize your need for travel to Illinois for hearings and strive to resolve your case a swiftly and favorably as possible.
Consequences of DUI Conviction for Out-of-State Residents
Out-of-state residents charged with a DUI in Illinois face consequences in both states. Depending on the laws of your home state, you could have your driver’s license suspended or revoked automatically upon your arrest. In order to get your driving privileges returned, you may have to attend a hearing with the Illinois Secretary of State as well as a hearing in your own state. Our attorneys can explain the consequences you face and help you mitigate those consequences.
A first offense DUI in Illinois is a Class A misdemeanor. With skilled representation, you can get court supervision and avoid a conviction on your record. At Ramsell & Associates, LLC, our attorneys are second to none in the field of DUI defense. We have a long track record of protecting our clients’ freedom and driving rights. With our help, it is possible to avoid most if not all of the negative consequences of a DUI charge in Illinois.
If you live out-of-state and were charged with a DUI while visiting or traveling through Illinois, contact us to schedule a free case evaluation by phone or in person. We will answer your questions and counsel you on how best to proceed with your case. Our Wheaton office in DuPage County is convenient to the Chicagoland area.