Albuquerque DUI Attorney Reviews the Total Costs of a DUI Conviction

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http://www.duialbuquerque.com Costs for a DUI go beyond attorneys fees. Here is a list of potential total costs.

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Understanding the Total Cost of a DUI:

Albuquerque DUI Attorney Help Guide Understanding the Total Cost of a DUI

Understanding the Total Cost of a DUI:

Two most common ways that attorneys charge for their services: Flat fee retainer: covers ALL costs of basic representation. Hourly fee Understanding the Total Cost of a DUI

Understanding the Total Cost of a DUI:

Extremely important to get a written estimate from an attorney prior to hiring them Make sure you have a signed agreement outlining specific terms and all potential expenses of your defense. Keep a copy for your records. Fees typically do not include additional representation as required by an appeal. Understanding the Total Cost of a DUI

Understanding the Total Cost of a DUI:

Additional Potential Costs: Expert witness: estimated costs of $2,000 - $7,000 or more DUI fines and penalties can run between $300 - $1,200 or more Retrials and appeals will cost more. Bail: You will have to spend approximately $150 - $2,500 on bail to get released after your arrest. Towing: When arrested for DUI , your vehicle gets towed. Towing in Albuquerque will cost you a minimum of $100. Understanding the Total Cost of a DUI

Understanding the Total Cost of a DUI:

Other “Costs” Insurance Impacts the next 3-5 years. Cost Estimate: $4,500 or more. Employment It is not uncommon for employers to request your driving record Long Term Insurance A conviction will almost always increase a premium Renting Many Landlords will check to see if you have any DUI convictions Understanding the Total Cost of a DUI

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We hope you found this information beneficial. For more information and advice on how to protect yourself when facing DUI charges in Albuquerque: Visit: http://www.duialbuquerque.com or Call: (505) 903-7776 to schedule a free consultation This is not Legal Advice. This document contains information only. For Legal Advice, please seek guidance from a licensed Attorney.

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