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Dalton Law Office, PLLC
Vancouver, WA DUI Defense

Helpful and Informative Links

The following links are to help you find general information and resources relating to the courts, the legal system, and specifically relating to DUI charges.  


These links are provided only as a courtesy. The presence of these links on this website DOES NOT constitute legal advice, nor does the Law Office of Nicole T. Dalton, PLLC make any specific or general endorsement or guarantee regarding the information that may be found on the websites associated with the links herein.

Clark County Information | Clark County Courts

This link will take you to the Clark County Courts home page.  Links can be found on this site for the daily court docket and other information.  For the docket click on District Court for misdemeanors or on Superior Court for Felonies.  The City of Vancouver currently holds most court matters in the Clark County District Court.

Clark County Jail Roster  | List of Inmates in the Clark County Jail

Alternative Sentencing | Clark County Therapeutic Specialty Courts


Alcohol and Drug Abuse Resources | Certified Treatment Providers


If you have been charged with Driving Under the Influence or a similar offense, getting an alcohol or drug dependency evaluation may be helpful or required in handling the criminal charge.  Clark County provides a list of agencies whose evaluations are accepted by the courts.  A skilled DUI attorney will help you determine your goals and needs and provide a recommendation for an appropriate, certified provider.

Washington State Courts | Online Information

The Washington Courts website provides various tools for the public, information on court procedures, forms, and links to the Washington courts of appeals.


Washington Legislature | Statutes and Laws


U.S. Supreme Court | Court Website and Links to Decisions


The Columbian | Vancouver News


Cowlitz County and Lower Columbia River | The Daily News

Battleground, Ridgefield, LaCenter, Camas, Washougal Courts  | Contact Info

Cowlitz County Courts | Links to District and Superior Courts



Washington Department of Licensing | DOL Hearing Request

If you blew over the legal limit of .08, refused to blow, or had a DUI blood sample taken, you may be subject to mandatory license suspension or revocation.  You can assert your rights and fight the suspension and to do so, you will need to request a hearing through the Department of Licensing.  An skilled DUI attorney can fight  the DOL action for you.


Washington State DUI Penalties | DUI Sentencing Grid

This grid shows the minimum and maximum penalties applicable to first and subsequent DUI offenses.  The applicable penalties vary according to BAC level and history.  Depending on the circumstances, an experienced DUI attorney may be able to obtain a plea bargain for a lesser sentence or charge.


Washington Department of Licensing | IID License Information

CAN I DRIVE EVEN IF SUSPENDED? Under most circumstances, drivers facing suspensions or revocations due to blowing over the legal limit or due to a DUI conviction will be eligible to drive during the period of suspension or revocation, under certain conditions.  The “Ignition Interlock License” is a special license available for drivers who install the devices that measure breath alcohol and meet other conditions.