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New York DWI / DUI Defense Lawyer

People who call the Law Office of John C. Nelson for help fighting DWI charges soon discover the benefits of an aggressive Ellicottville NY DWI lawyer. A conviction for DWI (Driving While Intoxicated) in New York can have long-lasting and tough consequences for residents and visitors alike.

The Law Office of John C. Nelson

If you have been charged with DWI, it is essential that you obtain legal representation from an attorney who focuses on DWI cases. John dedicates his practice solely to DWI, Criminal and Traffic Defense, and his in-depth knowledge of these legal topics enables him to provide clients with the strong legal representation they need.

Ellicottville NY DWI Lawyer

Clients discover immediately that Attorney John Nelson is a strong ally who will stand up for their rights against any challenge. He is a skilled defense and DWI lawyer with a long record of wins. His local city experience, training and knowledge of local laws are attributes that clients need when they are facing DWI charges in New York State. The Law Office of John C. Nelson serves clients and visitors in Cattaraugus, Wyoming, Chautauqua, Allegany and Southern Erie Counties.

How A DWI Attorney Can Help

Having an experienced DWI Attorney for your criminal defense case is essential for best results. A blood alcohol level of 0.08% or higher for adults or 0.02% for those under 21 can result in a DWI conviction.

  • If convicted of a NY DWI, you may have your license revoked or suspended, face high fines and in some circumstances jail or prison time.
  • A conviction remains on your driver’s record and can restrict your freedom to drive in New York State or to Canada for up to ten years.
  • A DWI conviction will jeopardize your freedom to drive and may even result in jail time.
  • DWI is generally a misdemeanor, however, a second or third offense or a DWI with a child under 15 in the vehicle may be prosecuted as a felony charge, bringing your even more severe consequences and up to thousands of dollars in fines.
  • You may be restricted to a conditional driver’s license and/or subject to substance abuse treatment.

There is no time to waste if you charged with DWI. Contact the Law Office of John C. Nelson, in Ellicottville NY, for an immediate consultation about your case. He is always available to clients and willing to go the extra mile to get a win for them. Call Ellicottville NY DWI Lawyer, John Nelson at (716) 364-2569.



We have years of experience defending clients against traffic violations and DWI / DUI charges. For effective legal representation, contact Ellicottville NY DWI Lawyer defense attorney John C. Nelson today at (716) 364-2569 or email at john@jcnlawfirm.com.

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Call today: (716) 364-2569

Email: john@jcnlawfirm.com

We help people throughout New York state and are based in Ellicottville, NY. We serve the Cattaraugus County the Southern Erie County area, including Allegany County and all other cities and counties in New York. If you need to fight your charges professionally, we are available 7 days a week to help.

Ellicottville NY Traffic Lawyer

MONDAY – THURSDAY 8am ~ 11pm

FRIDAY – SUNDAY 11am ~ 11pm


8-10 Washington Street, Unit C1- PO Box 595
Ellicottville, NY 14731 – Cattaraugus County


2560 Walden Ave, Suite 110, Cheektowaga, NY 14225 – Erie County

(716) 364-2569
Ellicottville NY DWI Lawyer