While an Arizona DUI carries serious potential penalties, a percentage of those charged with the offense are not convicted. Some cases are dismissed, others are downgraded to lesser charges (for example, reckless driving), and some result in not guilty verdicts. So being charged does not necessarily spell doom. Of course, your chances of being among those who are not convicted is a function in large part of finding the right attorney for your defense.
An experienced Arizona DUI attorney will examine the case from the outset, conduct any additional investigation required, in some cases hire an expert witness on your behalf, and take all the necessary steps to insure that your rights are protected. Possible defenses could be established by: