DUI Penalties

Backed by 100+ Years of Experience & a Track Record of Success
  • State v. TC Not Guilty of DUI in Under 30 Minutes
  • State v. D.S. Not Guilty
  • People v. N.H. Case Dismissed
  • State v. T.Q. Case Dismissed
  • DUI People v. R.A.
  • DUI State v. CG
  • DUI State v. FC
  • DUI State v. GH
  • State v. SB Our client received supervision
  • People vs E.M. Charges Filed But Later Dismissed

DUI Penalties in IL

Defense from a Normal & Bloomington DUI Lawyer

Each year, thousands of individuals are arrested for drunk driving throughout Illinois. Those who are convicted do not go unpunished and many are left to deal with the consequences for years. You may be facing similar circumstances, but rest assured that there is hope for your future.

Johnson Law Group brings over 100 years of shared experience to each and every case. We take our clients’ concerns seriously and devote ourselves to resolving their cases as favorably as possible.

While DUI penalties are harsh, preventing them is not impossible. Doing so starts with retaining a Normal & Bloomington DUI defense attorney from our talented legal team.

Contact Johnson Law Group to get started on your free initial consultation! Call our DUI lawyer Bloomington, IL at (309) 565-8825.

How are convicted offenders punished?

There are a number of different factors that play into DUI penalties – the driver’s blood alcohol content (BAC), any prior convictions, and whether anyone was injured by the offense. Prior DUI convictions do count against drivers in Illinois, even if they occurred 20 years ago, and can make the penalties significantly more severe.

For a first offense, penalties can include:

  • Up to one year in jail
  • Up to $2,500 in fines
  • License suspension for a minimum of one year
  • Mandatory interlock ignition device (IID)

Offenders may also be required to attend alcohol abuse counseling and pay additional fines to have their license reinstated.

These penalties can make it difficult to fulfill necessary obligations, such as going to work each day, and are often much more costly than offenders realize.

Contact Our DUI Firm in Bloomington, IL Now!

At Johnson Law Group, we believe in attacking DUI charges head-on. Our firm doesn’t shy away from difficult cases and sees each one as a challenge to overcome.

From your first consultation onward, our goal is to reduce your sentence or dismiss your charges altogether.

Are you ready to protect your future? Then contact our Bloomington & Normal, IL DUI lawyers today at (309) 565-8825.

Why Choose JLG?

The Team You Call When You Want to Win
  • Over 100 Years of Combined Experience in Criminal Law
  • Four Convenient Office Locations Throughout Central Illinois
  • Highly Recognized & Award-Winning Attorneys
  • Passionate Representation In & Out of the Courtroom
  • Customized & Results-Driven Strategies
  • Genuine Care for Our Clients' Legal Rights & Futures

Start Your Fight Today

Our Team Is Available 24/7
  • Please enter your first name.
  • Please enter your last name.
  • Please enter your phone number.
    This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.