Minneapolis Attorneys Defending Against First-Degree DWI Charges

If you are facing charges for first-degree DWI in Minnesota, you need to act quickly and smartly to avoid the harsh consequences you are facing. Your best chance at beating the charges against you is to call a DWI defense lawyer as quickly as possible after your arrest.

Do not speak to the police without your lawyer present, and do not admit guilt under any circumstances.

Avoid a First-Degree DWI Conviction: Call Arrested MN at 612.339.5844

If convicted of first-degree DWI, you will face devastating consequences, including the potential for up to:

  • 7 years in jail
  • $14,000 in fines
  • Lifelong driver’s license revocation

In addition to these administrative and criminal consequences, you will also face numerous collateral consequences. For instance, you may lose the right to vote, the right to carry a firearm, the ability to obtain loans and the ability to remain employed in your preferred line of work.

To avoid these consequences, you need to avoid conviction. That is where our experienced Minneapolis-based legal team comes in.

Here at Arrested MN, we have built a strong reputation based on our history of successful results in DWI cases. We regularly take cases to court and often obtain dismissals and charge reductions. So when you are facing a devastating future due to a lapse in judgment, turn to our drunk driving defense team. Headed by attorney Derek Hansen, we will all work together to protect your rights and your driving privileges.

Improving Your Life Outside of Court

Many clients who face first-degree DWI charges often need assistance above and beyond courtroom representation. We understand that, which is why we emphasize helping our clients achieve all of their goals.

When you turn to us, you turn to a team who will fight for you wherever you need us. We’ll stand up for you in court, and we’ll stand by your side throughout treatment. Most importantly, we will do our best to help you become your best self.

Our Lawyers Are Available 24/7 to Speak With You

We answer our phones 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If you need help now, you can get that help by simply pick up the phone and calling us at 612.339.5844. We also accept inquiries for representation via email. From our offices in the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area, we serve clients across the state and throughout the nation.

I presume there are several defense attorneys in town who could have represented our son well enough against a DWI charge. I know from first hand experience that Ryan Pacyga is a rare find and a true professional who combines his legal experience and expertise along with human compassion to do what’s right for BOTH the person he represents and the society in which we all live. — John G

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