Arrested for a DUI in Solano County?
If you are facing DUI charges in Solano County, give Amy Morell a call to review your case. Amy is a local DUI defense attorney with over 25 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 Solano County and the surrounding area. Solano County DUI Cases are unique and require special knowledge and care to make sure that you get the best outcome in your case.
Solano County DUI Arrest Information
When you are arrested for a DUI in Solano County, you will be given a court date. The Courts that handle all Solano County DUI arrests are the Fairfield or Vallejo Superior Courts.
Fairfield Law & Justice Center, 530 Union Avenue, Second Floor, Fairfield, CA 94533
Solano Justice Center, 321 Tuolumne Street, Vallejo, CA 94590
What you need to know on the day of your court appearance
On your first court date, your case will be listed on the court calendar, right past security. Your first court date is called an "arraignment." This date is a procedural court date where the complaint is received listing your charges and the police report. The chemical test results are also received. The case is then continued to another court date. In between the first court date and the second court date, the investigation into your case starts. This is a very important part of your case and why an attorney is essential to the proper defense of your case.
What you should know about a DMV Hearing Request in your County
It is important to know that a DUI/DWI charge may have both administrative and criminal penalties. After a DUI arrest in Solano County, you have 10 days to petition for a DMV hearing in order to contest your initial license suspension. The 10 days include weekends and holidays and it is important you make your request within this strict time frame or you will have waived your rights to a hearing. Amy Morell has defended more than a thousand DUI cases, including conducting more than a thousand DMV hearings. She is knowledgeable of local rules and procedures of DUI cases in Solano County and surrounding counties.
Please call 510-293-9440 for a free case review with Attorney Amy Morell.