Out of State DUI

Delaware Non-Resident Drunk Driving Lawyer

Delaware, being a very transient state, has many people working, vacationing and visiting here despite living in a surrounding state. Often times while visiting, vacationing or traveling for work people indulge in drinking alcoholic beverages. With that, they may also decide to operate a motor vehicle which leaves them open to being arrested for drunk driving. Being arrested for DUI in Delaware, or any other state, is always a taxing, complicated and nerve wracking experience. Frequently, it becomes a trying, expensive and convoluted ordeal which can be even worse if you reside in another state. Being arrested arrest and/or convicted of a DUI in Delaware can ultimately impact your driving privileges in your own state as well as in Delaware. A skilled and qualified New Castle County Delaware DUI Lawyer can help you deal with all the aspects and issues regarding the arrest and clearly explain all of your options to you.

Many people from other states drive in Delaware for work and to visit its cities, casinos, attractions and beaches. Alcohol consumed on vacation, or even because of work responsibilities, can impair judgment enough to justify being pulled over and ultimately arrested. If you have been charged with DUI, Driving while under the influence of drugs (prescribed or not), or DWI in Delaware, you’ll find help at The Law Office of Brian J. Chapman. Call his office at 302-455-0505.

In the United States, having a motor vehicle license is not a legal right but a privilege. The state issuing each license owns and can suspend or revoke it. Delaware can suspend your driving privileges in Delaware, and your home state’s motor vehicle authorities may well suspend all your driving privileges when it is informed of your legal issues in Delaware.

Interstate Drivers License Compact

All but five states–Georgia, Massachusetts, Michigan, Tennessee and Wisconsin–are party to the Interstate Drivers License Compact (IDLC) which mandates that they share information about drunk driving, drugged driving, impaired driving and other traffic offenses and moving violations.

Contact a Delaware Out Of State DUI Defense Lawyer

You need to protect yourself from undue legal distress. A Delaware arrest for offenses like DUIs and DWIs can affect your life greatly, making it difficult or impossible for you to get to and from work, school, the doctor’s, or anywhere else you may need to go. Being licensed by another state is unlikely to help. Delaware DUI Defense Attorney Brian J. Chapman proudly serves all of New Castle County, Kent County & Sussex County Delaware including these cities, suburbs & towns: Wilmington, Newark, Pike Creek, Hockessin, New Castle, Stanton, Newport, Bear, Glasgow, St. Georges, Middletown, Odessa, Townsend, Smyrna, Dover, Milford, Seaford, Georgetown, Lewes, Milton, Rehoboth Beach, Dewey Beach, Bethany Beach, Fenwick Island and Ocean View. Mr. Chapman will do everything in his power to defend your rights and maintain your driving privileges. Call him at 302-455-0505. Or contact Wilmington, Delaware DUI Lawyer Brian J. Chapman via email by clicking here.

Delaware DUI Defense Lawyer Brian J. Chapman also those accused of driving drunk on all Delaware roads, highways and interstates including, but not limited to: I-95, I-495, I-295, Route 1, Route 2, Route 4, Route 13 and Route 40. Call Wilmington, Delaware Drunk Driving Defense Lawyer Brian J. Chapman today regarding your rights.