1. What to Do When You Are Under Arrest

    When the red and blue lights are flashing and you find yourself face to face with law enforcement, it could be for a variety of reasons. Perhaps you are being detained for questioning or you were witness to a crime, or perhaps you are being charged with a crime yourself. However it comes to be that you find yourself under arrest, there are a few things that you can do to make the process better an…Read More

  2. Tips For Your First Court Hearing

    Getting charged and heading to court due to a DUI can result in nerves, uncertainty, confusion, and fear. If this is the first time you have been charged with driving under the influence, chances are you don’t know the legal proceedings that will follow. First and foremost, if you have found yourself in this situation, it’s essential to the outcome of your case that you hire a DUI lawyer. The …Read More

  3. Avoid A DUI This Holiday Season

    During the holiday season, driving under the influence arrests increase. And it makes sense too, since there are many events and parties with alcohol around the Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Eve timeline. Unfortunately, these situations can result in jail time, and worse, a loss of life. That’s why it’s important to be mindful of how much you drink as well as avoiding getting behind t…Read More

  4. How Social Media Can Hurt Your Criminal Defense Case

    Have you ever met someone, be it a potential new mate, friend, babysitter, or coworker, and to find out more about this new person, you peruse their social media account to get to know more about them? We have all heard about employers who do the same thing to get a feel for the character of potential new employees. Well, law enforcement and lawyers do the same thing when they are building a case …Read More

  5. Why You Should Hire A Private Attorney Instead Of A Public Defender

    Have you found yourself in a situation where you need to hire legal representation to work on behalf of you? Perhaps you are facing some criminal charges or were caught drinking and driving and got charged with a DUI. Either way, there are immense benefits to hiring a DUI or criminal defense attorney to represent you and work on your case. In criminal cases there are two types of legal representat…Read More

  6. What Is A Federal DUI And What Does It Entail?

    Being caught drinking and driving, or driving while under the influence, is an intimidating process. You may feel a variety of emotions, like guilt and , shame or embarrassment (maybe outrage if you’re innocent). And trying to come to terms with your decision to get behind the wheel while intoxicated can leave you feeling confused about how the following legal proceedings are going to impact you…Read More

  7. What Happens If You Get A DUI With A Child In The Vehicle

    Driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol is never a good idea. You’re not only putting your own life at risk, but you’re putting the lives of other drivers and pedestrians in danger. And if you have any passengers in the car, including children, you are putting their lives at extreme risk. If you get caught driving drunk with minors in your vehicle, the charges and penalties you f…Read More

  8. What Are Your Lawyer’s Responsibilities?

    When you hire a lawyer, chances are you’re in a situation where you need the guidance and assistance of a legal professional. Perhaps you have found yourself facing some criminal charges, or you were caught driving while under the influence, and have chosen to work alongside an attorney throughout the duration of the legal battle. The reason you hired a lawyer was because you wanted to increase …Read More

  9. Can Snapchat Be Used Against You In A Court Case?

    In a previous blog post, we discussed how social media can affect you in court and how it can actually be used against you in a DUI case. While it is easy to assume that our social media usage is for our eyes only and that it isn’t accessible by law enforcement, this isn’t the case whatsoever. In certain scenarios, your social media usage can be used as strong evidence against you. While it ca…Read More

  10. The Benefits Of Hiring A Criminal Defense Lawyer

    Finding yourself in a criminal situation and facing criminal charges can be a stressful, intimidating experience, to say the least. In a situation like this, you may be feeling a variety of emotions, including confusion, fear, guilt, and distress (and outrage if you face false charges and are innocent) as you wonder what the next steps are in the legal process are. We believe that everyone has the…Read More