Leawood DUI Defense Lawyer

Call (913) 738-4780 When You Can’t Afford to Plead Guilty

With more than 20 years of legal experience behind us, Paul W. Burmaster P.A. knows what it takes to fight for your rights in the face of a serious DUI charge. When it comes to your rights, reputation, and your freedom, our Leawood DUI attorney can stand by your side and help you navigate the legal process ahead. From your administrative license hearing to your final court date, we can work with you to develop a strong defense for your unique case.

To learn more about your legal option with our Leawood DUI attorneys, contact our office today.

Types of DUI Cases We Handle

Our Leawood DUI defense attorney is qualified to handle virtually any type of DUI case, from first-time offenses to felonies. Some of the common DUIs our firm handles are:

  • First-time DUIs
  • Multiple DUIs
  • Underage DUI
  • DUIs with Accidents
  • Felony DUI Charges
  • Administrative License Hearings

DUI Laws and Penalties in Kansas

If you’ve been charged with driving under influence in Kansas, you’re facing two legal procedures: your criminal case and an administrative license suspension case. You only have 14 days after you’ve been charged to request an administrative license suspension hearing – otherwise, your license will be automatically suspended.

The penalties for your first DUI in Kansas include:

  • Up to 6 months in jail (with a 2-day minimum)
  • Fines and court costs (roughly $1,200)
  • License suspension

The penalties for your second DUI in Kansas include:

  • At least 5 days in custody (up to 1 year)
  • Minimum fine of $1,250
  • License suspension

The penalties for your third DUI in Kansas include:

  • At least 90 days in custody
  • $1,750 fine (minimum)
  • License suspension

Get a Former Prosecutor on Your Side

Our lead attorney, Paul W. Burmaster P.A., is a former prosecutor. This means he knows how both sides of the courtroom work. Over the years, Attorney Burmaster has honed the legal skill and experience he gained as a prosecutor to create strong, effective defenses for his clients. Today, he understands the common practices and strategies used by prosecutors to get DUI convictions and, if you’ve been arrested, he can use this information to help your defense.

Contact our office today if you’ve been arrested for DUI in Leawood.

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