Expert Legal Support for Drink Driving Offenses

At Nardi Lawyers, we provide extensive legal services for drink driving offenses. Our highly experienced team understands the complexities linked with these cases, fighting to ensure your rights are safeguarded throughout the legal process.

Our services cover a wide range of areas, including the provision of initial legal advice, court representation, license restoration, and assistance in dealing with insurance matters. We work diligently to minimise the impact of such offenses on your personal and professional life, offering the guidance you need to navigate these legally challenging waters.

Moreover, our team remains updated with changing laws and regulations setting us apart from other law firms. We strive to make your encounter with the legal system as seamless as possible, offering practical solutions for your case.

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License Restoration

In some drink driving cases, your driver’s license may be disqualified or suspended. Our team can guide you through the license restoration process, providing the experienced legal support and advocacy you require.

We can help you prepare for your court hearing, from getting the necessary documentation together to advising possible treatment programs. We will also represent you in court, putting forward compelling arguments to maximise the possibility of your license being restored.

Insurance Matters in Drink Driving Cases

A drink driving conviction can have far-reaching implications, including your car insurance. At Nardi Lawyers, we can assist you in understanding what a conviction could mean for your insurance and provide expert advice on how to handle these matters.

We can guide you through your dealings with the insurance company, assist in lodging an appeal if needed, and provide expert advice on how these legal proceedings may impact your insurance.

How to Navigate a Drink Driving Offense

If you’re charged with a drink driving offence, the first step is to seek legal advice. Contact Nardi Lawyers immediately for professional guidance and representation. We can advise you on your rights, potential penalties, and the best course of action for your specific situation.

From there, it’s essential to gather any evidence you may have that could support your case, such as witness statements or dash-cam footage. Regular communication with your lawyer throughout this process is crucial.

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Why Choose Nardi Lawyers

  • Experience

    Nardi Lawyers offer a unique blend of experience and skill in handling drink driving offences.

  • Best Outcome

    We work tirelessly to defend your rights and protect your interests, ensuring you get the best possible outcome for your case.

  • Communication

    At Nardi Lawyers, we prioritise clear communication, keeping you informed at every stage and explaining legal matters simply.

  • Comprehensive Services

    We offer comprehensive legal services - from initial advice and court representation to license restoration assistance.

  • Adaptable Outlook

    Our adaptable outlook and implementation of technology set us apart, saving our clients time and enhancing our efficiency.

  • Accessibility

    We are here for you - offering after-hours service for urgent matters, reinforcing our commitment to clients' needs.

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Experts in Traffic Law

At Nardi Lawyers, our skilled team of traffic lawyers in Melbourne offers expert representation for a range of traffic law matters. Whether you're dealing with traffic offences, license suspensions, DUI charges, or seeking legal advice on road-related issues, we provide tailored legal support to protect your rights and interests.

Drink Driving – Minimum Loss
of Licence Periods
Blood Alcohol
ConcentrationFirst Offence – Minimum loss of licence periodSubsequent Offence – Minimum loss
of licence period

0.05% but less than 0.07% and a full licence holder 3 months with an infringement or 6 months in court 12 months
0.05% but less than 0.07% if a learner, P plater, Z condition or under 26 years of age 6 months 12 months
0.07% but less than 0.08% 6 months 14 months
0.08% but less than 0.09% 6 months 16 months
0.09% but less than 0.10% 6 months 18 months
0.10% but less than 0.11% 10 months 20 months
0.11% but less than 0.12% 11 months 22 months
0.12% but less than 0.13% 12 months 24 months
0.13% but less than 0.14% 13 months 26 months
0.14% but less than 0.15% 14 months 28 months
0.15% but less than 0.16% 15 months 30 months
0.16% but less than 0.17% 16 months 32 months
0.17% but less than 0.18% 17 months 34 months
0.18% but less than 0.19% 18 months 36 months
0.19% but less than 0.20% 19 months 38 months
0.20% but less than 0.21% 20 months 40 months
0.21% but less than 0.22% 21 months 42 months
0.22% but less than 0.23% 22 months 44 months
0.23% but less than 0.24% 23 months 46 months
0.24% or more 24 months 48 months
Frequently Asked Questions about Drink Driving Cases
Can I refuse a breath test?

In Victoria, refusing a breath test can result in severe penalties. It’s always advisable to cooperate with the police.

Should I plead guilty in my first hearing?

It depends on the specifics of your case. We recommend consulting with Nardi Lawyers before making any decisions.

Can I drive during my disqualification period?

It is illegal to drive in Victoria during your disqualification period unless you have a restricted licence.

Can I apply for a restricted licence?

Certain eligibility criteria must be met. Discuss this option with our lawyers to understand if you qualify.

What are the penalties for repeat offences?

Repeat offences often result in more severe penalties. Consult with our lawyers to understand the implications.

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