Benjamin H. Hamlet devotes his practice exclusively to criminal defense in the state... more
Benjamin H. Hamlet devotes his practice exclusively to criminal defense in the state of Virginia, with a strong emphasis on the trial phase of legal advocacy. Benjamin H. Hamlet has extensive trial experience. He has handled over 4,000 criminal cases. During his career as a private criminal defense lawyer, he has successfully represented clients in a wide range of state and federal criminal c... view profile
I Graduated from Regent University in 2004. I specialize in Traffic and Criminal law.... more
I Graduated from Regent University in 2004. I specialize in Traffic and Criminal law. I have been practicing law in Virginia for over ten (10) years. I am a Christian Attorney, with the goal of making sure all my clients receive the BEST outcome for the charge they have.
If you are suspected of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you may be arrested for DUI (driving under the influence). Depending on the state, the specific crime is also called DWI (driving while intoxicated), OUI (operating under the influence), or OWI (operating while intoxicated). A DUI conviction has serious consequences (for example, losing your driving privileges); but an experienced DUI attorney can often get the charges dropped or reduced, or may be able to negotiate lesser penalties depending on your circumstances and your past history.