Third Offense

Garden City, NY Third Offense DWI Attorney

shutterstock_129467294-300x200Defending New Yorkers against a third DWI conviction

If you have been charged with a third DWI offense in New York State within 10 years, you have a lot to consider about your future. New York courts are hostile towards repeat offenders and a third DWI within 10 years is no exception. You are facing severe penalties and a class D felony. You could be subjected to imprisonment and a permanent criminal record. If you have been charged with a third DWI offense, it is in your best interests to contact a law firm that has the experience and persistence needed to defend against such a serious charge. Contact Grunwald & Seman, P.C. for a consultation. Allow the firm to assess your situation, guide you through your legal options, and passionately represent your needs.

Consequences of a third DWI conviction

If you have a blood alcohol content over 0.08% while driving a vehicle, you are over the legal limit and can be charged with a DWI by the state of New York. New York State prosecutes repeat offenders aggressively. Those who are convicted face overwhelming consequences for their actions and the diligent attorneys at Grunwald & Seman, P.C. are ready to fight to limit the impact of a conviction. The penalties for a third DWI may include:

  • Fines ranging from $2000-$10,000
  • Up to 7 years in jail
  • Revoked license for at least 1 year (possibly permanent revocation)
  • State surcharges

Contact a firm with experience and persistence

At Grunwald & Seman, P.C., or experienced DWI attorneys will fight to reach the best possible conclusion for your legal matter. Our firm will explore all defenses to avoid a felony conviction and jail time. You have a myriad of legal defenses available to you depending on your circumstances and Grunwald & Seman, P.C. will review any legal avenue to avoid conviction or limit the permanent impact of a conviction. If found guilty, one can face a range of overwhelming consequences that can devastate your life and livelihood. The attorneys at Grunwald & Seman, P.C. will work tirelessly to defend your case. Contact our firm for a consultation. Our attorneys are ready to review your case and guide you through your ordeal.