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Patrick T. Donovan

Patrick Donovan’s Legal Cases

36 total

  • OUI 5th

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Date:
    Sep 17, 2010
    Outcome:
    NOT GUILTY
    Description:
    Client was charged with 5th offense OUI after being found asleep at the wheel at a red light. Strong odor of alcohol, glassy eyes and he was unsteady on his feet.
  • Operating Under the Influence

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Outcome:
    Case Dismissed
    Description:
    Client is stopped at sobriety checkpoint. The officer smells alchol, client slurrs his words, and fails 3 sobriety tests.
  • Assault and Battery

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2008
    Outcome:
    NOT GUILTY
    Description:
    Victim claims client assaulted her at work. Video showed victim walking out of the building normally moments after the incident happened.
  • OUI Drugs

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Outcome:
    2009
    Description:
    Client is charged with Operating Under the Influence of Drugs (OUI/Drugs) after the police received a call for an erratic driver. The police saw the car cross over the double yellow lines several times. The driver tried to take a turn into a field. The police stopped the car, and notices the driver was disheveled, his pupils were dilated and he had trouble speaking. The Client failed the field sobriety tests the officer gave him. Client admitted to taking drugs and an almost pill bottle was found in the car.
  • OUI 2nd Offesnse

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty
    Description:
    Client is charged with Operating Under the Influence 2nd Offense. Police stop client at 11:30 after they see the car travel over a double yellow line. The police officer observes an odor of alcohol coming from the driver. The client states he knows he is over the limit. Client fails two field sobriety tests
  • Operating Under the Influence

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty
    Description:
    Massachusetts State Police observe the client driving 30 mph over the speed limit at 3 am. The State Trooper sees the client fail to stop for a traffic light. The client is pulled over and the trooper observes the client's eyes to be glassy and bloodshot, his speech was slurred. He is asked to get out of the car and he was unsteady on his feet. Client was charged with Operating Under the Influence
  • Operating Under the Influence

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty
    Description:
    Client is stopped on at about 11 pm on a holiday night. He is observed to be swerving in and out of the breakdown lane. He is stopped and fails three field sobriety tests. He has two bottles of Vodka in the car, one that is open. He fails the breathalyzer test with a score of .12. He is charged with Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol
  • Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty
    Description:
    Client drives off the road and gets stuck in a homeowners bushes. She admits drinking has an odor of alcohol coming from her breath. She is charged with Operating Under the Influence.
  • Operating Under the Influence

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty
    Description:
    A police officer driving by the client observes her hitting snow banks on the side of the road at around 2 a.m. She is pulled over and fails three field sobriety tests including the Preliminary Breath Test with a score of .14. She is arrested for Operating Under the Influence
  • Operating Under the Influence

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty
    Description:
    Client is stopped at a sobriety checkpoint or roadblock. Client admits to drinking, has blood shot eyes and smells of alcohol. Client fumbles for his license and does not produce his registration. Client fails two field sobriety tests. Client is charged with Operating Under the Influence.