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Do You Need Help With a DWI Charge?

Man Driving When charged with DWI, you might think that you have no legal option but to accept the prosecutor's plea arrangement and pay the penalties. The truth is that an experienced DWI defense attorney can help you avoid the worst of the serious consequences of a guilty plea.

It is important to remember that you are considered innocent until proven guilty. That means that the right DWI lawyer can suppress evidence, challenge probable cause, and work hard to dismiss your charges.

Get Help With DWI Charges From the Experienced and Decorated Law Professionals of Beaver Courie Proudly Providing DWI Defense Representation Since 1978

For over 35 years, the attorneys of Beaver Courie in Fayetteville and Raeford, North Carolina, have been helping people get the best possible outcome after facing drunk driving charges, license suspension or traffic violations. We are local attorneys working in the criminal justice system in courts throughout south central and eastern portions of North Carolina. Contact us to discuss your DWI charges. Over the years, we have helped numerous North Carolina residents, visitors, and military personnel stationed at Fort Bragg and other installations throughout the region. Our attorneys are successful because we believe that there is no substitute for integrity, honesty, and hard work on behalf of every client.

We take the toughest DWI and traffic offense cases, and we have a successful case history we are proud of.

Extensive Experience to Help you Keep Your Driver's License

Our DWI and traffic ticket defense division includes attorneys David T. Courie, Sr. Mark L. Hearp, and Cristina S. Quantock who provide more than 30 years of combined defense experience in DWI defense and related DMV drivers license hearings.

The firm has earned an AV Peer Review Rating* through Martindale-Hubbell, and several of our attorneys have been honored in respected publications. They have been included in the North Carolina "Super Lawyers" list, North Carolina's "Legal Elite," and "Best Lawyers in America."

Simply put, our reputation for excellence and our hands-on experience in court and at DMV hearings are your best assets when fighting a DWI charge involving issues such as:

  • Reasonable Suspicion by police to stop your vehicle
  • Field sobriety tests and refusal to perform them
  • Blood alcohol content (BAC) testing using Breathalyzers or Intoxilyzers
  • Resolution of criminal and administrative issues
  • Federal criminal defense for DWI on a military bases
Help Avoiding the Consequences of Drinking and Driving Charges

In addition to being embarrassing and often frightening, a DWI arrest carries serious consequences if you are convicted. Harsh fines, jail time, a suspended license and higher insurance premiums are a few of the realities. Unlike repeat DWI offenses within a seven year period, first offenses often do not involve jail time. Our experienced lawyers know the state laws and sentencing guidelines and how to effectively prepare your case, from investigation through trial.

DUI Help is Just a Phone Call Away

Contact our offices in Fayetteville or Raeford to start an aggressive defense of your DWI charge. Don't despair about what will happen next. We will provide a clear explanation of the process, why it is worth standing up to fight, and how we can help. You will always know that you have highly experienced DWI lawyers on your side.

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ReliabilityMr David Courie & team said what they was gone to do and got it done! If your looking for an outstanding lawyer, well look no further. I had a traffic ticket that had hindered/Crippled me but his team cleared me. Theirs just not enough words that I can express. But I thank God he lead me to Beaver Courie Law Firm. Michael
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Attorney You can TrustDavid is trustworthy and very knowledgeable. He goes above and beyond what is expected and he is very professional in his approach to helping his clients. He made us feel like we were family and he was truly looking out for our best interest. I highly recommend him as an attorney. Mark