Traffic, DUI, DWI, MVA Suspension Attorneys

Image of a DUI lawyer sitting at a table with clients consulting about their caseAt Blackford & Flohr, we help clients in Anne Arundel County and beyond deal with legal issues related to traffic, DUI, DWI, MVA suspension and more. We bring decades of experience to every case, in addition to expertise and professionalism. Our goal is to help every one of our clients achieve the most desirable outcome possible.

Anne Arundel County Traffic Attorneys

Traffic violations are among the most common legal problems in the United States. For example, about 42 million speeding tickets are issued in the United States per year. Depending on factors such as severity of the crime and existing criminal record, a traffic citation can lead to an array of other problems. Dealing with the consequences can get costly and stressful fast, so it is important to enlist the assistance of a Maryland traffic attorney as soon as possible.

The attorneys at Blackford & Flohr have ample experience helping Maryland residents resolve matters related to traffic tickets, warrants, license suspensions, and more. Our goal is to help you build a strong case and walk away with the best results depending on your case and your charges. Our Severna Park traffic attorneys can help make what is often a stressful and confusing process as streamlined and efficient as possible.

Maryland DUI Attorneys

Our attorneys understand how stressful and upsetting a DUI or DWI charge can be. In Maryland, if you are convicted of an impaired driving offense, you may face criminal charges ad license sanctions.

DUI penalties in Maryland include the following:

  • First offense:
    • 12 points on your driving record
    • Up to 6 months of license suspension
    • Up to $1,000 in fines
    • Up to one year of imprisonment
  • Second offense:
    • 12 points on your driving record
    • Up to one year of license suspension
    • Up to $2,000 in fines
    • Up to two years of imprisonment
    • Mandatory minimum of 5 days of imprisonment
  • Two convictions within five years:
    • Mandatory license suspension period
    • Minimum required period of Ignition Interlock Program participation
    • Alcohol abuse assessment program

Maryland DWI penalties may include:

  • First offense:
    • 8 points on your driving records
    • Up to six months of license suspension
    • Up to $500 in fines
    • Up to two months of imprisonment
  • Second offense:
    • 8 points on your driving record
    • Nine to twelve months of license suspension
    • Up to $500 in fines
    • Up to one year of imprisonment

If you are facing a conviction, the stakes are high. There is a lot to lose, and managing your case without the help of a Maryland DUI attorney is a big risk. It’s important to choose an attorney with experience managing a range of DUI/DWI cases and can help you navigate the stressful, sometimes complicated process. At Blackford & Flohr, we understand the anxiety and uncertainty you are facing. We will do our utmost to ensure all of your questions are answered and a solid case is built to obtain the most positive outcome for all parties.

Contact Us

For the best traffic lawyers and DUI/DWI attorneys in Severna Park and the surrounding regions, contact Blackford & Flohr. We offer experience and a track record of results in defending clients in a wide range of cases. Let us help you examine your options and make a plan with the goal of achieving the most desirable results. Call (410) 647-6677 to speak with an Anne Arundel County lawyer now.