Alternative DUI Sentencing in CA

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Besides the typical DUI penalties that go along with a DUI conviction, and will be handed out upon sentencing, there are several alternative sentencing programs that may allow certain individuals who would be facing jail time that would result in the loss of their job to keep their job while still serving out their jail sentence. An alternative sentence can help you retain your livelihood and allow you to continue supporting yourself and your family. However, in order to purse alternative sentencing, you need an experienced San Diego DUI attorney who has dealt with alternative sentencing cases before.

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What alternative sentencing is available?

Being convicted of a DUI, whether it is the first DUI you have received or you are facing a charge for multiple DUI, carried a significant amount of penalties. Worst of all is the profound effect a DUI can have on your life, including being able to provide for yourself and your family and even preventing you from being employed.

When you work with a DUI lawyer in San Diego, you may be able to negotiate alternative forms of sentencing. These allow authorities to have some level of flexibility in doling out penalties, meaning that you may be able to be sentenced in a way that is minimally disruptive to your life.

Alternative sentencing available in California includes:

Alternative sentencing allows someone convicted of DUI to keep opportunities that they would have otherwise been unable to due to incarceration, such as maintain employment or get alcohol treatment. However, not everyone will be eligible to participate in an alternative sentencing program. Make sure that you have a legal advocate that knows how to ensure your best possible case outcome.

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Mark R. De Yoe understands how devastating a DUI conviction can be. If you are sentenced to jail time, you can lose, not only your career, but your home, your family, and more. The repercussions can be dire, and without aggressive legal representation, you may lose everything. He has had years of experience handling DUI cases in San Diego, and has advocated for alternative sentencing for many of his over 1,000 clients to date.

An alternative sentencing may be the best option for you, if you are convicted of a DUI. The firm can help you with not just your sentencing, but all of your DUI needs from start to finish, including your preliminary hearing, investigations into your breath and blood test results, the circumstances surrounding your DUI arrest, and more. Contact a San Diego DUI attorney today if you are facing DUI charges and want to look into alternative sentencing programs.