At Zirkin & Schmerling Law, our clients frequently need fast information about the steps to take immediately after a DUI arrest. That’s why we created the Roadmap for Your Maryland DUI/DWI Case. We encourage you to read the full roadmap for detailed insight into the steps that should happen after your arrest. A summary is below.
Roadmap for Your Maryland DUI/DWI Case:
- Day 1 – Roadside arrest – Ask to speak to your lawyer NOW!
- Day 1 – Police station – Ask to speak to your lawyer AGAIN!
- Day 1 – Formal charges
- Day 1 – Completing paperwork
- Initial bail hearing
- Bail review
- Motor Vehicle Administration hearing
- A trial date in the District Court
- A trial date in the Circuit Court
- Face your consequences and pay your penalties