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Protecting Commercial Drivers' Licenses in Nevada 

Commercial drivers are held to a higher standard than other motorists on the road. This is because they operate large, heavy vehicles that can cause catastrophic damage and injury if an accident occurs. As such, commercial drivers are held to stricter standards when it comes to various traffic violations, including driving under the influence (DUI) of drugs or alcohol.

In Nevada, commercial drivers face a different DUI standard than other motorists. If you're a commercial driver arrested for DUI in Las Vegas or Henderson, act fast and consult with a seasoned attorney.

At Goodman Law Group, we can help you understand your options and work to protect your commercial driver's license. Our legal team is highly skilled in this complex area of law, and we know what it takes to win.

Call Goodman Law Group today at (702) 825-7854 or contact us online to schedule a meeting with our commercial DUI attorney in Las Vegas!

Commercial Drivers & DUI in Nevada

Nevada takes DUI very seriously. If you are a commercial driver, you can face enhanced penalties if you are caught driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. In fact, you can be charged with DUI for having a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of just 0.04% or higher if you are a commercial driver. This is half the legal limit for regular motorists.

Additionally, the penalties for commercial DUI in Nevada are much more severe than those for regular DUI. Commercial drivers are held to a higher standard and are expected to obey all traffic laws and safety regulations. When they fail to do so, they can be held accountable.

What are the Penalties for a Commercial DUI in Nevada? 

If you are a commercial driver who is convicted of DUI, you can face various penalties, including those that affect your ability to work and earn a living.

Penalties for commercial DUI in Nevada include:

  • Up to 6 months in jail
  • Fines of up to $1,000
  • License suspension of 1-3 years
  • Ignition interlock device (IID) installation for 1-3 years
  • Permanent criminal record
  • Loss of employment

Additionally, if you are convicted of a second commercial DUI within 7 years, you can face a lifetime ban on your commercial driver's license.

A Proven History Of Success

Recent Case Results
  • Dismissed (DUI (.128) Reduced to Reckless Driving
  • Not Guilty **Trial** Domestic Battery
  • Reckless Driving .220 BAC
  • Misdemeanor Petit Larceny 11 Counts Theft (Category B Felony)
  • Dismissed 2 Counts Battery on a Protected Person (Gross Misdemeanor)

Contact Our Las Vegas Commercial DUI Attorney Today

Following a commercial DUI arrest, it's crucial to act swiftly to safeguard your rights and career. Goodman Law Group provides expert guidance to protect your commercial driver's license. Our Las Vegas attorneys tailor defense strategies to your specific circumstances. With years of experience, we understand the complexities of commercial DUI cases and are dedicated to achieving your best possible outcome. 

Contact Goodman Law Group today to schedule a meeting with our commercial DUI lawyer in Las Vegas! 

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Contact our law offices today for a confidential initial consultation to learn how we can use our years of experience to defend your case.

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See for yourself what our clients have to say about working with us.

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