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Experienced Northern Maryland DUI Defense Lawyer

If you have been arrested for DUI/DWI, you need a serious criminal defense attorney who can represent you in court. A conviction for drunk driving can have serious consequences, including license revocation, a permanent mark on your record and even jail time. At the Law Office of Michael J. Onifer, III, P.A., in Elkton, Maryland, attorney Michael J. Onifer offers nearly 13 years of criminal law experience representing clients who have been accused of DUI or related DWI charges in Maryland. We know how Maryland drunk driving law affects you and we understand how prosecutors will build their case against you. We challenge every part of the prosecutions' case, from probable cause for the initial stop to field sobriety tests to the breath test results.

Contact us to discuss ways we can protect your rights

  • DUI / DWI defense
  • Traffic offenses
  • Vehicular assault, vehicular homicide
  • MVA hearings
  • Provisional suspended license
  • Refused breathalyzer test
  • Related drug possession charges

Contact us right away. It is important to speak with an experienced criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible after your arrest. If you have been arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) or driving while impaired (DWI), contacting an attorney quickly gives you time to build a stronger case.

At the Law Office of Michael J. Onifer, III, P.A., we start to work immediately to diligently prepare the strongest possible DUI defense. We can take aggressive action to preserve your rights and we never hesitate to fight for you in court.

We work hard to find ways to prevent a suspended license. There are often programs available that may help keep your record clean and keep you out of jail.

Our firm offers the experienced criminal defense you need, including knowing when to negotiate for an alternative to jail time, such as addiction counseling and other options that may reduce the charges or penalties against you.

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We handle everything about your drunk driving defense and MVA hearing

Contact us immediately if you have been charged with DUI in northern Maryland.

"I was charged with possession with intent to distribute heroin. I was arrested and my baby was taken to social services. It seems that my world was crashing down quickly. Mr. Onifer is my father's attorney and he agreed to represent me. He had me enroll in drug and alcohol therapy and I was able to get my child back. On my trial date he convinced the Judge to give me a probation before judgment verdict." --Alexandra Orem

"I was charged with second-degree assault and malicious destruction of property and Mr. Onifer was able to have both charges dismissed." --Michael Elliot
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Michael J. Onifer, III, PA
Attorney and Counselor at Law

147 E. Main St.
Elkton, MD 21921
Phone: 410-885-4032
Fax: 410-620-2401
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The Law Office of Michael J. Onifer III, P.A., provides legal advice and representation for individuals and families in Elkton, Maryland, and nearby communities throughout northeast Maryland, including Chestertown, Snow Hill, Ocean City, Centreville, Bel Air, Aberdeen and Havre de Grace, Maryland. The Law Office of Michael J. Onifer, III, P.A., also serves the legal needs of residents of Newark, New Jersey, and nearby communities throughout northern New Jersey.

Cecil County • Harford County • Worchester County • Queen Anne's County

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