Lewis Center, Ohio DUI / OVI Attorney

DUI / OVI Attorney – Lewis Center, Ohio

If you have been charged with DUI / OVI in Lewis Center, Ohio, it is important that you hire legal counsel. Contact Attorney David Johnson of Johnson Legal, LLC at (614) 987-0192 to review your case and discuss with you how to proceed. As an experienced and dedicated Lewis Center, Ohio DUI / OVI attorney, he will be with you at your first court appearance (called an “arraignment”) and attempt to have the case dismissed.

In the event that the charges are not dropped, a pretrial hearing will be conducted. At this time, Attorney Johnson will decide if motions need to be filed, such as challenging the field sobriety tests, and negotiate with the prosecution regarding a possible plea agreement.

If a plea agreement is not reached, or you decline to accept it, a motion hearing will be scheduled. This hearing allows your attorney to challenge any potential issues with the case, such as the arresting officer lacking probable cause or not administering the field sobriety tests appropriately. If the case is not resolved yet, a trial will be scheduled. At trial, Attorney Johnson will vigorously defend you. However, if you are found guilty, Attorney Johnson will seek all avenues available that will allow you to avoid jail or prison.

Ohio DUI / OVI Penalties

Penalties for a DUI / OVI conviction range from a mandatory minimum of 3 days in jail and hundreds of dollars in fines to potentially years in prison and thousands of dollars in fines. In addition, the court may suspend your license for a period of 6 months to multiple years, require you to attend and complete a mandatory drug and alcohol program, and your vehicle may be subject to criminal forfeiture.

Lewis Center, Ohio – Where Will Your Case Be Heard?

Misdemeanor DUI / OVI in Lewis Center, Ohio is heard in Delaware County Municipal Court. For a felony offense, the charge will be filed in Delaware County Common Pleas Court.

Where are the Delaware Courts Located?

Delaware County Municipal Court is located at 70 North Union Street, Delaware, Ohio 43015. Delaware County Common Pleas Court is located at 91 North Sandusky Street, Delaware, Ohio 43015. Refer to the map below for further directions.

Lewis Center, Ohio DUI / OVI Attorney

If you have been charged with DUI / OVI in Lewis Center, Ohio, contact Johnson Legal, LLC and speak with an experienced Lewis Center, Ohio DUI / OVI attorney. Attorney David Johnson of Johnson Legal, LLC will discuss your case and assist you in fighting the charges. Call (614) 987-0192 or send an email to schedule a consultation regarding your DUI / OVI case.

Helpful Links for Lewis Center, Ohio:  Lewis Center Chamber of Commerce, Parks, Library

Delaware City Prosecutor

Mark Corroto – Prosecutor
Justice Center
70 North Union Street
Delaware 43015
740 203-1175

Delaware Ohio Police Department

740-203-1111 (non-emergency)
70 N Union St
Delaware, OH 43015
844 U.S. Highway 42 North
Delaware, OH
(740) 833-2800

Delaware Ohio Fire Department
99 South Liberty
Delaware 43015
740-203-1300 (non-emergency)

740-203-1399 fax