Have you been arrested for a DUI in Martinez?
If you are facing DUI charges in Martinez, call Amy Morell now to review your case. Amy is a local DUI defense attorney with over 22 years of exclusive DUI/DWI law practice. A former DUI Prosecutor, Amy has devoted her legal career to defending those who have been accused of DUI in Martinez and the surrounding area.
Martinez DUI Arrest Information
When you are arrested for a DUI in Martinez, you will be given a court date.
The Court that handles all Martinez DUI arrests is the Contra Costa Superior Court, A. F. Bray Courthouse, 1020 Ward Street, Martinez, CA 94553.
What you should know about the DMV Hearing Request in Martinez
It is important to know that a DMV hearing request must be made within 10 days from the date of arrest in order to contest your initial license suspension. For a Martinez arrest, a request for a DMV hearing must be made to the Oakland Driver's Safety Office, 510-563-8900. The 10 days include weekends and holidays. It is important you act within this strict time frame or you may have waived your right to a hearing. However, if you did not make the request within the 10 day time limit, a request for a late hearing may be made. Most DMV hearings are scheduled within 4-8 weeks from the date of arrest. The DMV will mail an additional temporary license so that your driving privileges remain valid until a decision from the hearing is made. There are many defenses to DMV hearings. These hearing can be won!
For DMV administrative hearings in Martinez and other Contra Costa County DUI cases visit: Oakland DMV info