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Driving Under the Influence of Drugs

Most people associate driving under the influence (DUI) with alcohol; however, operating a vehicle while under the influence of drugs is grounds for a DUI arrest. Even taking medication prescribed by a doctor is classified as a criminal violation, if it has an impact on your ability to drive. Drug related DUI’s require a different defense strategies than regular DUIs, meaning you will need help from an experienced Athens drug DUI attorney.

The Law Offices of J. Lee Webb has assisted numerous clients facing drug DUI charges come up with affordable payment plans. Call (706) 705-5122 and tell us the details of your charge.

DUI Drug Offenses

While alcohol-related DUI cases rely on the blood alcohol content (BAC) test results, there is no legal limit for drugs in your system. This means that having even a tiny amount of an intoxicating substance in your blood or urine test is enough for a DUI Drugs charge if the police believe that you are impaired.

If, during the course of a DUI drug arrest, the officer suspects that you may have used drugs, he or she will call in a Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) officer to investigate. The DRE officer will evaluate you for a number of signs to determine if you are indeed impaired by prescription medication or illegal drugs.

The penalties for a DUI Drugs conviction could include:

  • Jail time
  • Probations
  • Expensive fines
  • Community service
  • Mandatory drug rehabilitation

The most troublesome consequence you could face is a criminal record that can never be erased. This means that every time you apply for school or employment, your DUI Drugs conviction will turn up on a background check.

Fighting A DUI Drugs Charge Is Possible

Due to their serious nature, many people believe that fighting their DUI-related charge is next to impossible; however, that isn’t the case. Having an experienced criminal lawyer on your side could help when it comes to negotiating a plea bargain, requesting the dismissal of your charges or taking your case to trial.

For more information, please call (706) 705-5122 to schedule a free consultation with Athens DUI drug lawyer Lee Webb, one of the most experienced DUI lawyers in the state.

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  • We understand both the procedure of drug & alcohol tests, and the science behind them

  • Attorney Webb has earned numerous awards for his standard of excellence.

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  • We have over 25 years of legal experience.

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  • Criminal Defense Client

    He is knowledgeable and very professional.

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    This was a first-time DUI (0.08), first-ever offense of any sort. I was referred to Lee by a lawyer friend. Lee and Alisa (his assistant) did an outstanding job of guiding me through the process from first contact all the way through trial (that never occu

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    Lee did an amazing job on my case. He asked me to walk through all of the details of what had happened and then studied the police reports in great detail. Once we went to court it was clear from the beginning that the judges and prosecutors really respect

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    Once I came into contact with Mr. Webb after facing an arrest for driving under the influence, I knew he was the man I could trust to help me when it came to the law. He simplified the legal process and was successfully able to reduce the charge I was pres

  • DUI Client

    As soon as I was charged with a DUI, I reached out to Lee Webb for representation—and my experience could not be more ideal. He immediately initiated an appeal for my administrative license suspension and reached out to the prosecutors for negotiation. Les

  • DUI Client

    The court kept pushing out my case date, but after three years, Lee was able to get it dismissed. I would recommend Lee to anyone facing criminal charges—even if you think it is an open-and-shut case, there are a number of factors that can change the outco

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    I immediately researched defense lawyers and scheduled a free consultation with Lee Webb. As soon as I walked into his office, I felt relieved. While the situation was embarrassing, Lee treated me with respect and helped me through the process. He was alwa

  • Criminal Defense Client

    Lee and his team kept me updated throughout the entire process, and were always available if I had any questions. Lee was brutally honest and was true to his word during my proceedings. I am very satisfied with his representation as well as the results of

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    I cannot say enough about Lee Webb. From start to finish, he made a miserable experience tolerable. Each employee I worked with – including with the individual who answered the phone on weekends—was top notch and beyond pleasant. The team kept me informed