MIPs and Fake IDs
East Lansing Minor In Possession (MIP) & Driving Under The Influence (DUI) Lawyers
Skilled Criminal Defense for MIP, DUI, and Fake ID Charges in Michigan
When you've been charged with possessing alcohol while underage or using a fake ID in Michigan, it can be difficult to know where to turn. You were out having a fun night with your roommate, and the next thing you know, you're sitting in a cell and charged with multiple crimes. At Bailey, Smith & Bailey, P.C., we understand how terrifying it can be to watch your future disappear before your eyes, especially for a simple crime like carrying a fake ID or drinking underage - and we want to help.
Be Sure to Protect Your Rights
If you've been arrested, it's essential that you know precisely what you're being held for. Avoid answering any questions, and make sure that you're able to call an attorney. If you've only been charged with possessing a fake ID, you don't want to answer additional inquiries that may or may not add additional charges. College students make mistakes all the time -- don't make things worse by speaking when it's not necessary. Instead, call one of our skilled criminal defense attorneys and let us do the talking for you. We're highly familiar with the Michigan criminal defense system and how it works, and we'll work to keep your family's future as bright as possible.
Work with an Attorney
All too frequently, families attempt to go to court for minor in possession or false identification charges without the assistance of a criminal defense attorney. Often, this doesn't turn out well. Your son or daughter has made a mistake that could wind up blemishing their record and impacting post-graduation opportunities. Instead of risking their entire future on the chance that you can defend them, or that you may get a lenient judge, it makes more sense to hire a skilled criminal lawyer.
Our criminal attorneys can work with your family to determine the details of the case, and then assist you as move through the judicial process. We’ll put together a formidable defense so that your son or daughter's future is not set-back by one youthful transgression. Our years of professional knowledge can help you obtain the results that you need once you enter the courtroom to handle the case.
At Bailey, Smith & Bailey, P.C., we have a track record of success in representing our clients. If you’ve been caught with a fake ID or got charged with an MIP (Minor In Possession) and need professional legal representation, contact us as soon as possible. We service Okemos MI, Lansing MI, Ann Arbor MI, Kalamazoo MI, Mt. Pleasant MI, and the surrounding areas.