Des Moines OWI Defense Attorney

OWI / DUI Defense Lawyers Serving Des Moines, and All of Polk County Iowa

Des Moines Criminal Defense Lawyer

Polk County Courthouse 222 Fifth Avenue • Des Moines, IA 50309

If you have been arrested and charged with an OWI in Iowa you only have ten days to appeal the automatic suspension of your driver’s license. The prospect of losing your license can be devastating. Our Des Monies OWI defense lawyers can help. Defending yourself against an operating while intoxicated (OWI) charge can be an overwhelming and frightening process.

When you need an experienced OWI / DUI defense attorney to make things right again, Hanna & Ruud, LLC, Attorneys at Law. Call 309-736-9000 us to schedule your free initial consultation.

Thorough, Aggressive OWI / DUI Defense That Gets Results

We are committed to practiced, thorough and aggressive defense. From obtaining the police reports, arrest records and any squad car or booking video in your case, we will thoroughly investigate every aspect of your case.

Probable cause is one of the most important factors in your Iowa drunk driving defense and the details of you case can make a significant difference. We investigate the many factors that led to the arrest to determine the possible defenses available to you:

  • Was the stop of the vehicle legal?
  • Was the stop unnecessarily prolonged?
  • Were your rights as a defendant violated in any way?
  • Was your right to communicate with counsel denied?
  • Were the field sobriety tests performed properly?
  • Did the officer have authority to invoke implied consent?
  • Did the officer administer the breath test correctly and was the breath testing machine working properly?


Experienced, Calculated, Scientific OWI / DUI Defense

Des Moines DUI attorneys Steve Hanna and Rebecca Rugerro have extensive experience working with people charged with operating while intoxicated (OWI / DUI). Attorney Steve Hanna is a member of the National College for DUI Defense and National Association or Criminal Defense Lawyer, and has extensively researched topic of OWI / DUI and has received the same training that officers receive when they administer field sobriety tests.

Contact a Polk County Iowa DUI Lawyer

Drunk driving is a criminal offense and can cause the loss of a driving privileges. To protect your future, contact an OWI defense lawyer now. Call 309-736-9000 schedule your free initial consultation. Attorneys are available 24 hours a day seven days a week. We accept Cash, Check, Visa, MasterCard and Discover, and American Express.

Contact Hanna & Ruud, LLC Today

Hanna & Ruud, LLC Attorneys at Law has a long track record of helping clients with legal issues in the Quad Cities area. Our Illinois and and Iowa criminal defense attorneys are ready to put our legal knowledge and experience to work for local citizens and visitors who encounter legal problems in Rock Island, Henry, Scott, Whiteside, Mercer, Clinton and surrounding counties in Illinois and Iowa. Licensed in Illinois, Iowa, and Federal Courts. 

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