Kent DUI Defense
Kent DUI lawyer Coleen St. Clair has 25 years experience with DUI cases. She has successfully handled thousands of DUI cases throughout King, Pierce and Snohomish Counties with impressive results. What clients say. If you or someone you know has been arrested or charged with a DUI in the city of Kent, it is critical that you obtain legal representation from an experienced DUI defense attorney as soon as possible. The penalties for a DUI conviction are increasingly harsh and include license suspension, jail time, fines and other monetary fees, ignition interlock requirements, and difficulty obtaining insurance. DUI defense attorney Coleen St. Clair has the credentials, knowledge and experience to provide you your best DUI defense. Coleen St. Clair will take the time to explain the process in your case and answer any questions you probably have with respect to potential defenses, penalties, upcoming court dates.
Former DUI Prosecutor Defends your Kent DUI Charges
Ms. St. Clair is a former DUI Prosecutor who uniquely and expertly understands how to defend the DUI charges you face. She will effectively examine the evidence in your case to provide you your best defense to DUI charges. She knows how police investigate a DUI and the legal issues that surround a DUI arrest. She knows what evidence the prosecutors need and what factors influence their decisions. She has exceptional knowledge of the local legal system and will use her extensive experience and resources to provide you your best defense to a Kent DUI charge. Call St. Clair Law Offices today at (206) 578-2200 to schedule a free case evaluation.
Kent DUI Charges
If you are arrested for a DUI in the city of Kent, by a Kent police officer, your DUI charges will be filed into Kent Municipal Court. The Kent Municipal Court is located at 1220 Central Avenue South, in Kent, Washington.
The Kent Municipal court has two sitting Judges. The Honorable Judge Karli Jorgensen and the Honorable Judge Glenn Phillips. Both of these judges have decades of judicial and legal experience and are knowledgable about legal issues involved wit DUI charges.
A Kent DUI charge will be handled by the City of Kent Prosecutor's Office. You can expect to be charged quickly following your DUI arrest.
Also located within the City of Kent is the King County Regional Justice Center located at 401 4th Avenue North. The RJC houses the King County Department of Adult and Juvenile Detention, the King County Law Library, as well as the courthouse. This facility is one of the South divisions of King County District Court and is presided over by the Honorable Charles Delaurenti. Cases from the Burien division will soon be heard in this court and Judge Matt Williams will be presiding. If you are arrested by a Washington State Trooper or King County Sheriff's Officer, for a DUI charge in King County, your case may be filed here. These cases are handled by the King County Prosecutor's Office.
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