Lake Oswego DUI Lawyers
On the banks of the Willamette River, Lake Oswego is located in the Northwest corner of Clackamas County. Small portions of Lake Oswego are located in Multnomah County as well. It is ideally located close to Oregon’s major metropolitan areas – 45 minutes north of Salem and 8 miles south of Portland. The town center of Lake Oswego is on the shore of a private 405-acre lake of the same name.
Oswego Lake, the town was founded in 1847 and incorporated as Oswego in 1910. The city was the hub of Oregon’s 19th century iron industry and is now an affluent suburb of Portland. Lake Oswego is mainly residential and the local public schools rate among the best in the state. Some of the city’s most famous residents include LaMarcus Aldridge and Art Alexakis.
If you were arrested for a DUI (also referred to as DUII) in Lake Oswego, most likely you were given a citation to appear in the Lake Oswego Municipal Court which is also the location of the Lake Oswego City Hall as well as the Lake Oswego Police Department (https://www.ci.oswego.or.us/police ). There is only one courtroom which is located on the first floor of the building.
380 A Avenue 1st Floor
Lake Oswego, OR 97034
If you did not receive a citation, but instead were booked into the Clackamas County Jail, you should have received a release agreement with your court date at the Clackamas County Courthouse. The Clackamas County Courthouse is located at: 807 Main Street Oregon City, Oregon 97045.
Whether you are scheduled to appear in Lake Oswego Municipal Court or Clackamas County Court, you’ll need a skilled DUI attorney so that you know all of your options before you show up in court. Although Lake Oswego Municipal Court has a deserved reputation as one of the fairest courts in the state, they still take DUI arrests very seriously and it’s important to know what you may be facing. Even if you believe your charges are mistaken or in error, or even if you think that conviction is your only option, do not make decisions that can adversely affect your future before getting advice and assistance of an attorney who understands the ins and outs of the criminal justice system in Lake Oswego.
You must appear at your first court appearance or a bench warrant will be issued for your arrest. In Lake Oswego, if you hire an attorney experienced in Oregon DUI law before your arraignment your Reynolds Defense Attorney may be able to appear on your behalf. Be sure to speak with a DUI lawyer to confirm that this is possible for your case.
Call Reynolds Defense Firm For Your Free DUI Consultation If you or someone you believe in needs help with a DUI arrest in Lake Oswego, or else ware in Clackamas County—please contact Reynolds Defense Firm at (503) 223-3422, or use our online form on this website for your free initial consultation. We have over 35 years of combined experience with DUI arrests throughout the Portland Metropolitan area including Lake Oswego Municipal Court. We can help relieve some of your stress by answering any questions about the DUI process in Lake Oswego.
An arrest can be overwhelming. We understand. Give us a call today at (503) 223-3422 and let’s work together to figure out the next steps that work best for you.