Vicodin Drunk Driving Arrest Attorneys Nevada
A very commonly prescribed opiate based painkiller is Vicodin. Vicodin is the brand name of the generic drug hydrocodone. If you are caught driving after taking Vicodin you can be arrested for DUI EVEN IF IT IS LEGALLY PRESCRIBED. Despite the warnings from the prescribing physician, as well as on the pill bottle, that taking the medicine and operating a motor vehicle can lead to impaired driving ability people still do it. Taking Vicodin and driving is unsafe and can lead to being arrested for DUI in Nevada. If you are facing Vicodin DUI charges in Clark County, Nevada you should call an experienced Las Vegas Vicodin DUI Attorney.
Contact Las Vegas Vicodin DWI Defense Attorney Greg Knapp to discuss your case. You can also click here to email a Las Vegas DUI Defense Attorney. Mr. Knapp has many years experience defending those accused of DUI, illegal prescription drug possession and other drug crimes in Clark County, NV. As your attorney Mr. Knapp will do everything in his power to protect your rights, your future and your reputation.
Penalties For Vicodin DUI Conviction In Nevada
A Nevada DUI conviction can disrupt your life now and in the future. this is true even if it is a first offense. Once convicted you will face heavy fines, fees, increased insurance premiums and a loss of driving privileges.
If you were found with illegally obtained, black market or internet purchased Vicodin in the car at the time of the DUI arrest you will face additional charges related to the drugs such as drug possession and illegally obtained prescription medications. The penalties for these charges can be significantly more severe than the DUI charges and can involve fines, fees, community service and jail time.
Signs Of Driving Under The Influence Of Vicodin
There are several signs that can indicate that you were possibly driving under the influence of Vicodin. They are:
Finding Vicodin in vehicle
Erratic driving behaviors
Impaired cognitive function
Impaired motor skills
Contact A Las Vegas Vicodin DUI Defense Lawyer
You should immediately call Las Vegas Vicodin Induced DUI Lawyer Gregory D. Knapp to discuss your case. Or, you can contact Vicodin Hydrocodone DUI Defense Attorney Gregory D. Knapp here via email. You need an experienced and aggressive defense attorney who truly has your best interest in mind. Let Mr. Knapp put his experience, knowledge and resources to work for you.
Mr. Knapp serves those facing criminal charges and DUI charges in Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, Henderson, Primm, Sloan and the UNLV campus.