Most of us know that it is illegal to drink and drive, but the laws prohibiting intoxicated driving can be confusing. The laws governing driving under the influence in Atlanta have several quirks many people may be surprised to learn. To begin with, there is not only one DUI charge- there are multiple types of charges, based on a variety of circumstances particular to each individual arrest. "Over the legal limit" can even mean different things for different drivers, such as those under the age of 21 and those operating with a commercial driver's license. This section will give you a good overview of the laws you should be aware of if you or a loved one is facing DUI charges in Atlanta. However, please do not feel that you need to understand every aspect of the laws. If you are facing charges for driving under the influence and are unsure of where to start, please call me. We will discuss the particulars of your case and give you a clear picture of how these laws might impact your future.