Underage drinking charges can pose a significant threat to your future. A criminal conviction on your record can impact your ability to find a job after graduating from college or even getting into college.
Understand Your Rights
You have rights after being arrested for underage drinking. Attorney Jason V. Wolfrey of Magee, Goldstein, Lasky and Sayers PC is a former prosecutor who is committed to protecting your rights.
He frequently represents individuals in Blacksburg and Christiansburg, and college students from Virginia Tech and Radford University who are facing underage drinking, public consumption and other drinking-related charges. Mr. Wolfrey understands the serious nature of these charges and what options may be available in your case to get the charges dismissed or reduced.
Penalties For Underage Drinking In Virginia
Individuals under the age of 21 who purchase, possess or consume alcohol may face the following penalties:
- Minimum fine of $500 up to $2,500
- Up to 12 months in jail
- Mandatory suspension of driver’s license for a minimum of six months up to one year
You need a lawyer — and not just any lawyer. Every case is unique and needs to be carefully evaluated by someone who knows what they are doing. Mr. Wolfrey is an experienced criminal defense attorney who knows what’s at stake and how to find a favorable outcome in your case.
Contact Jason V. Wolfrey To Protect Your Future
Do not wait to contact a lawyer if you or your child has been arrested for underage drinking. Call 540-518-4415 or contact the firm online to schedule a consultation with no obligations. The law firm can use Skype to discuss criminal cases with students and their parents upon request.