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A DUI charge is a serious matter. Whether it’s your first offense or your third offense, you need information and help and you need them fast. Here is your one-stop source for Oregon DUI lawyers, Oregon DUI laws, and what a Oregon DUI attorney can do for you.

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Oregon DUI Convictions:   

First Offense: 

Jail:  Imprisonment of a minimum of 48 hours, up to 1 year. 

Fine:  Range from $1,000 to $10,000.

License Revocation:   1 year. 

Ignition Interlock Device (IID):  After 1 year license revocation, an IID must be installed on your vehicle for 1 year at your expense.

 

Second Offense: 

Jail:  Imprisonment of up to 1 year in jail.

Fine:  Range from $1,500 to $10,000.

License Revocation:  3 years.

Ignition Interlock Device (IID):  After 3 year license revocation, an IID must be installed on your vehicle for 2 years at your expense.

 

Third Offense:  Classified as a felony.

Jail:  Imprisonment of up to 5 years in jail.

Fine:  Range from $2,000 to $10,000.

License Revocation:  Permanent. 

 

Oregon BAC Per Se: 0.08%

BAC Zero Tolerance: 0.02%

Commercial Driver BAC Per Se While Operating a Commercial Vehicle:  0.04%

Oregon Implied Consent Law/Test Refusal Consequences: Yes. If you refuse an alcohol test, your license will be suspended from 90 days to 3 years.