Understanding Field Sobriety Tests
Denver DUI Attorney James L. Finegan is a veteran criminal defense lawyer who is always ready to look hard at a DUI or DWAI arrest in order to seek out potential angles of defense. He is also a counselor at law who will be honest in his views of these strategies and their chances of success.
If you refused to take a breath test intended to get a blood alcohol content (BAC) reading, you may already know you are facing a lengthy driver’s license revocation. You also likely face a DUI charge, which may be a complex case and will certainly impact your future.
For legal counsel you can trust, whatever the circumstances of your DUI/DWAI arrest, set up a consultation with Denver DUI attorney James L. Finegan today. The firm defends clients against DUI charges in metro Denver and throughout Jefferson County.
Are You Concerned About Field Sobriety Test Evidence? Treated Unfairly?
Field sobriety tests (FSTs) are given primarily to gather evidence against a drunk driving suspect. It is fair to say that few people “pass” these tests. How the tests were administered can be a factor if you are considering challenging your DUI/DWAI charge. Attorney James L. Finegan investigates these situations, looking at the dash and/or body camera footage, reading police reports and interviewing witnesses to see any potential issues with the tests.
In cases where the police officer fails to follow procedure or prosecution attempts to use field sobriety tests against you unfairly, Mr. Finegan will defend your rights and use these errors to help make a case for your defense. His litigation experience is extensive, so you can be sure that when it comes to challenging these tests, you are in good hands.
Protect Yourself With A Strong Defense
If you are currently trying to make a decision about how to deal with your DUI case, fast action is of utmost importance. Call Denver DUI Attorney James L. Finegan at 303-586-2961 or toll-free at 877-834-4609 to begin the process of defending your rights.