A Westfield Center DUI attorney represents individuals charged with OVI in Westfield Center.
Misdemeanor OVI cases in Westfield Center are heard in the Wadsworth Municipal Court. Felony cases may have initial hearings in Wadsworth Municipal Court, but are heard in the Medina County Court of Common Pleas.
What Is An OVI To A Westfield Center DUI Attorney?
OVI is defined in Ohio Revised Code 4511.19, and is generally divided into two separate charges: (1) the OVI charge, which alleges that the person operated a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, a drug of abuse, or a combination of them; and (2) the BAC charge, which usually alleges that the person operated a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of .08 or more, which is determined by a breath sample, or an equivalent amount by blood serum or plasma or urine, as well as levels of various drugs. Upon a conviction for either offense, a first time offender would face a minimum license suspension of 180 days and a minimum period of incarceration of 72 hours. Such minimum penalties increase with a BAC of .17 or more, and for multiple offenders.
The following are important links for those charged with DUI in Westfield Center:
Ohio OVI law:
Ohio Physical control law:
Classes of suspensions:
Medina County Court of Common Pleas:
Medina County Juvenile Court:
Wadsworth Municipal Court:
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Attorney Gigiano is an experienced Westfield Center DUI attorney in Medina County. If you have questions about this or other questions you need answered by an experienced Westfield Center DUI lawyer in Wadsworth, please call Attorney Daniel F. Gigiano at 330-336-3330. Attorney Gigiano’s office is located at 102 Main St., Ste. 200, Wadsworth, Ohio 44281.