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Overcoming Underage Drinking Charges With Rittgers Rittgers & Nakajima

At Rittgers Rittgers & Nakajima, we know that underage drinking charges can have a strong negative impact on a young person’s future. With more than 30 years of strong presence in Oxford and Butler counties in Ohio and an office in Kentucky, our firm consists of a formidable team of attorneys with more than 200 combined years of trial experience.

We have a proven track record of defending people in high-profile cases, including some that have reached the Ohio Supreme Court. Our lawyers are recognized for their high-quality representation and have received top ratings for their proficiency in criminal defense. We will take the time to understand your story and work tirelessly to advocate for your interests.

What Are The Penalties For Underage Drinking In Oxford, Ohio?

An underage drinking conviction in Oxford and elsewhere in Ohio can lead to severe consequences for you as a college student and young adult, such as:

  • Suspension or expulsion from college
  • Revocation of your degree
  • Mandatory disciplinary hearings.

It can tarnish your record and livelihood now and in the future with:

  • A record of violations of the code of conduct
  • The loss of financial aid or athletic scholarships
  • Impaired employment opportunities during your college career as well as afterward

Miami University has a strict policy against underage drinking, with escalating repercussions for multiple offenses. In this landscape, it’s crucial to be aware of options, such as diversion programs, that can serve as an alternative to conviction and help maintain your clean record.

How Can An Ohio Underage Drinking Lawyer Help Me?

Facing underage drinking charges can be daunting, but you don’t have to go through this challenge alone. Our Ohio criminal defense lawyers have a history of helping young people mitigate the impact of these charges. At Rittgers Rittgers & Nakajima, we stand up for your rights in front of prosecutors, judges and juries, and we’re prepared to represent you in university-level hearings when necessary. Our approach is to ensure that your voice is heard and that your case is presented with the utmost attention to detail.

Our strengths in criminal defense are particularly beneficial for college students and minors facing alcohol-related charges. From driving violations to OVI arrests and other alcohol-related crimes, our Ohio underage drinking defense attorneys are equipped with the knowledge and experience to seek the most favorable available outcomes for those whom we represent.

Begin Your Defense Today

If you or someone you know is facing underage drinking charges, it’s essential to act quickly to protect your future. Contact Rittgers Rittgers & Nakajima today to discuss your case with a knowledgeable Ohio criminal defense lawyer. Our team is ready to provide the guidance and representation you need during this challenging time.

Reach us by email or by phone at 513-496-0134. We’re here to help you get back on the path to a bright future.

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