Driving under influence in Tennessee is a serious offence. Understand the implications, your rights the hearing process and legal counsel. Driving under influence is an offense committed when a driver operates a vehicle after the consumption of alcohol or drugs or other intoxicants. Increased alcohol levels in the driver's blood lead to diminished mental and motor reactions which, in turn, reduce the driver's ability to control the vehicle. This significantly increases the risk of the driver committing errors of judgment and often results in accidents causing severe injuries and even death.
For these reasons DUI's in Tennessee are vigorously prosecuted. The laws are strict regarding DUI. Each DUI in Tennessee is fact specific. There are many good lawyers in the Jackson TN area. If your arrested for DUI in Tennessee you should seek a DUI defense lawyer that can fit and assist you in your fact specific DUI defense. We serve several counties in west TN as well as the Jackson, TN area. Contact us at the Watridge & Tubbs Law Firm in Humboldt to see if we can help.