Received an Open Container Citation in Tuscaloosa, AL?

As your criminal defense attorney, I'll work toward a positive outcome

In Alabama, it's illegal for anyone in a vehicle to have alcohol in an open container. This includes passengers as well as drivers. If you've received an open container or beverage citation, get in touch with a criminal defense attorney in Tuscaloosa, AL. Michael J. Upton, Attorney at Law is on your side.

I'm Michael J. Upton, your dedicated criminal defense attorney. I'll not only work with you to find a solution, but I'll also...

  • Listen attentively as you tell your side of the story
  • Answer your questions in a timely manner
  • Represent you in court so you won't have to miss class or work
Let's discuss your case in confidence. Call or text 205-799-3800 now to schedule a consultation.

Feel confident choosing Michael J. Upton, Attorney at Law

Feel confident choosing Michael J. Upton, Attorney at Law

Hiring an open container defense attorney can feel overwhelming. But after turning to Michael J. Upton, Attorney at Law, you'll get peace of mind.

Here's how I can make the process easier for you:

  • Is this your first citation? It's normal to be nervous about your hearing. As your Tuscaloosa criminal law attorney, I'll make sure you know what to expect.
  • What kind of container did you have? There are some exceptions to open container laws, including sealed restaurant wine and open containers in motorhomes, campers and car trunks.
  • Are you under the age of 21? I'll explain how the youthful offender process works in Alabama and why it could help your case.
  • Do you have a busy schedule? Whether you're a college student or working professional in Tuscaloosa, AL, you can text me anytime at 205-799-3800.
You'll appreciate having an open container defense attorney on your side. Contact me today.