Breath Test Case Reduced-Barrow Co.

Melanie McCorkle Ellwanger

Practice Area:DUI / DWI

Outcome:DUI reduced to Reckless Driving

Description:Client was charged with DUI after nearly striking a police officer at a foggy roadblock. Client risked losing his pilot's license if he had a DUI on his record. Breath test showed a .088 blood alcohol level. Melanie was hired one week before trial. She met with the police officers and prosecuting attorney for hours. Client;s charge was subsequently reduced and his pilot's license was saved.