Any DUI is a serious charge that can result in jail time, heavy fines, loss of your license and a permanent criminal record. Because of the myriad of life-changing consequences associated with a DUI, many of those who are pulled over and arrested seek a first time dui reduction. Whether or not you will be able to plea bargain the charges down to a lesser offense depends on:
If you want to try to get your first time DUI charges reduced, you should speak with a lawyer as soon as possible after your arrest. Your lawyer can help you to negotiate with the prosecutor so you'll have the best chance of having the charges against you reduced.