dependable mississippi dUI/DWI LAWYER


If you, your son or daughter, or anyone you want to protect has been charged with driving under the influence (DUI) in our part of South Mississippi, Michael J. Shemper, PLLC can help. Please do not underestimate the consequences or assume the outcome will be the same no matter what you do.

Put A Skilled Mississippi Drunk Driving Defense Attorney To Work For You


Under today's strict laws, even a basic, first-offense DUI — sometimes called DWI — is an extremely serious charge. Facing it without an experienced Mississippi DUI defense lawyer can lead to major regrets. Attorney Michael J. Shemper is an adept negotiator and dynamic trial lawyer you can trust, so contact our firm as soon as you possibly can.

a Dependeable source For USM And William Carey Students


Our law firm is a proven criminal defense resource for people in Hattiesburg and the surrounding area. Attorney Shemper has helped many college students at the University of Southern Mississippi, William Carey University and other schools. A substantial percentage of our clients are military service members stationed at Camp Shelby. You can count on us to understand your priorities and drive for the best possible results.

Results-Focused Representation For First-Time DUI Or Felony DUI Charges


Penalties for conviction on a misdemeanor drunk driving or drugged driving offense include a 120-day driver's license suspension, a substantial fine and possible jail time. This doesn't begin to address what you are facing if you have prior convictions, were involved in a car accident or certain other circumstances apply. For a felony DUI conviction, the devastating results could include:

  • A 12-month or longer jail sentence
  • Impoundment of your vehicle
  • Mandatory ignition interlock and/or loss of your driving privilege for years to come

It is essential to work with a local attorney
who knows the specific courts and processes in Forrest County, Lamar County, Jones County and surrounding areas. You need a lawyer who will listen to your concerns and clearly present your full range of legal options.

Call 601-545-7787 For A Free DUI Defense Consultation


When you contact Hattiesburg DUI/DWI attorney Michael J. Shemper, you can count on compassionate, knowledgeable guidance. As a part-time municipal prosecutor and veteran of numerous DUI cases, Mr. Shemper will analyze your case thoroughly and go the distance to protect your future.