Phoenix DUI Attorney

Phoenix, AZ DUI Attorney

Phillips Law DUI Lawyers

Phoenix Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Attorney

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), in 2020, 11,654 people died in alcohol-impaired driving traffic deaths — a 14 percent increase from 2019. DUIs are a serious concern in the United States; every day, about 32 people in the United States die in drunk-driving crashes — that’s one person every 45 minutes.

Drunk driving fatalities can involve regular vehicles, trucks, motorcycles, and more. And sadly, over 10,000 Americans are killed by drunk drivers every year.

Motorists must be aware of the dangers associated with impaired driving. If you have been involved in an accident due to another person’s alcohol impairment, a Phoenix DUI attorney from Phillips Law Group is prepared to take on your case and help you get the justice you deserve.

We take cases on contingency, which means your first consultation with our trusted attorneys is free and you will not be charged legal fees unless we recover compensation. Your information will remain confidential, and you are under no obligation to move forward with our team should you decide to pursue a legal case.

Give us a call today or contact us via the form on this page to learn more about your legal options.

+ When Do I Need an Attorney?

If you’ve been injured in an accident, it’s time to call an attorney. Studies show that the average insurance award with an attorney is 3 times higher than without. Call (602) 258-8888 to tell us your story and get a free case review.

+ Should I Accept an Insurance Offer?

Insurance adjusters work for the insurance companies, and their priority is to make sure they pay as little as possible for the insurance claim. Talk to a lawyer before accepting an insurance offer to make sure you are getting a fair settlement.

+ How Much Does It Cost To Hire an Attorney?

There’s no fee to start your case. At Phillips Law Group we work on a contingency basis. That means you don’t pay us anything unless we ultimately win your case.

We’re Here to Listen

Fill out the form and we’ll contact you to go over what happened and evaluate your case for free.






    Next


    By submitting your contact information, you agree that we may contact you by telephone (including text) and email in accordance with our Terms and Privacy Policy

    Your message has been sent

    Thank you for your message, we will get back to you soon.

    Reviews

    • I didn’t know anything about the area, and Phillips Law Group just took care of everything. They helped made sure I knew where I was going, made sure I didn’t have to worry. They literally just took care of me.
    • They knew exactly how to explain the case to me in a way that I would understand it. They gave me hope that my life wasn’t over.
    • A friend of mine recommended Phillips Law and I’m so grateful, because they were so wonderful, so down to earth, so professional. I felt like they were family.

    No Fee Until We Win For You

    1

    Free
    Case Evaluation

    2

    We get to work,
    you get updates

    3

    Collect Compensation

    More Information on DUI Attorney

    Driving Under the Influence Consequences

    Arizona drivers often think that they can operate a motor vehicle if they have only had a drink or two. However, driving under the influence of even one or two drinks, especially while operating a motorcycle, can have incredibly damaging effects on the body.

    Some of the most dangerous effects of driving under the influence are:

    • Sudden decrease in concentration
    • Blurred vision
    • Altered perceptions
    • Brains capacity to process information is reduced
    • Increases in drowsiness
    • Diminished eye-hand-foot coordination

    Driving a motorcycle after just a few drinks can be the difference between life and death. If you or a loved one has been injured by a drunk driver, a Phoenix DUI attorney is here to help.

    To learn more about how Phillips Law Group can help, complete the Free Case Review on this page.

    Have a question about a potential case?

    DUIs in Arizona

    Understanding the laws specific to Arizona and driving under the influence is important for any motorist. The state takes DUI laws very seriously. Too many Phoenix drivers claim that their first DUI was the first time that they ever operated a vehicle while impaired. While this may be true, the ramifications associated with a DUI in Arizona can become permanent charges on your record.

    For those drivers under the age of 21, there is a zero-tolerance policy for blood alcohol content (BAC). Drivers 21 or older must be below .08 percent BAC and commercial motorists must be below .04 percent.

    In addition, there are varying levels of legal consequences depending upon the number of DUI offenses that have occurred. Visit our Arizona DUI penalties section to learn more.

    Have a question about a potential case?

    Motorcycles and DUIs

    In Arizona, any combination of drugs, liquor, or vapor-releasing substances are considered illegal if the person is impaired even marginally.

    In 2010, 193 impaired driving fatalities occurred in Arizona alone. With 71.7 percent of those impairments involving a BAC higher than .15, motorists need to exercise an elevated level of caution while on the roadways.

    As a motorcycle driver, the likelihood of an accident, as well as the probability of severity, is increased significantly. In 2010, 4,629 motorcyclists were involved in fatal crashes. Of all of the motor vehicle crashes involving an alcohol-related fatality, motorcycle riders accounted for 28 percent of that total. This percentage marked the highest amongst all vehicle types.

    A motorcycle DUI is more likely to lead to an accident because of the limited visibility associated with bikers. On top of that, the majority of DUI collisions occur at night, making motorcycle visibility even worse.

    In Arizona, a motorcycle DUI is a serious offense. Police officers can pull over a motorcycle driver for dangerous actions such as:

    • Unsafe lane changing
    • Swerving
    • Excessive speeding
    • Improper signaling
    • Peeling out (spinning wheels)
    • Any type of showboating, such as wheelies

    All of the above behaviors are red flags for patrolling officers all across the state of Arizona. If you have witnessed a motorcycle driver who is displaying any of these dangerous actions, safely pull to the right-most lane away from the driver.

    Once in a safe location, call the local highway patrol or police department to inform them of the unsafe biker. If possible, jot down the license plate number and inform the authorities that drunk driving is suspected.

    Have a question about a potential case?

    A Phoenix DUI Attorney Can Help

    Phillips Law Group takes driving under the influence very seriously. If you or a loved one has been injured due to the impairment of another, you may be entitled to compensation. A Phoenix DUI attorney will evaluate your case as they guide you through the legal process.

    We are dedicated to seeking justice for injured parties. To learn more about your DUI case, fill out the Free Case Review form on this page today.

    Have a question about a potential case?

    More Information on DUI Attorney

    Connect With Us
    (800) 706-3000

    No matter where you are in the US,
    we’re here to help.

    (800) 706-3000

    Phoenix

    3101 North Central Ave #1500
    Phoenix, AZ 85012

    (602) 258-8888 Map

    Avondale

    12725 West Indian School Road
    Suite E 101
    Avondale, AZ 85392

    Map

    Mesa

    1134 South Stapley Drive,
    Suite D-109
    Mesa, AZ 85204

    Map

    Tucson

    2 East Congress Street Suite 900
    Tucson, AZ 85701

    (520) 500-5000 Map

    San Diego

    402 W. Broadway
    Suite 400
    San Diego, CA 92101

    Map

    Los Angeles

    700 South Flower Street
    Suite 1000
    Los Angeles, CA 90017

    Map

    Salt Lake City

    4001 South 700 East
    Salt Lake City, UT 84107

    (801) 583-8888 Map