You’ve recently been stopped by the police and accused of DWI. A million thoughts are probably racing through your head.

  • What do I do now?
  • Will I lose my license?
  • What about my insurance?
  • Who should I talk to?

Our 5-step list will walk you through what to do after a DWI charge in North Carolina. Follow these steps and you’ll be well-prepared to make the right decisions for your DWI case.

5 Things To Do After DWI Stop

Write Down Everything Immediately After a DWI Stop

DWI cases are won and lost with their details. So write down everything you remember from your DWI stop, no matter how insignificant. Do it now. Your memory will fade over time, and important details that could help win your case could be lost. Here are some questions to jog your memory:

  • When and where were you stopped?
  • What reason did the officer give for your stop?
  • What sort of tests did they do? (Eye-tracking, walk and turn, one leg stand?)
  • Was a