Some criminal defense attorneys limit their practices to traffic and licensing issues. During your search, you should inquire about their experience in this area. It is also important for the attorney to be familiar with the court that you are going in front of. Good luck.
The most serious crime charged is aggravated assault. There are different subsection, but they are all felonies. The most serious carries a maximum penalty of 20 years in jail and a $25,000 fine. Your husband needs an experienced criminal defense attorney. If he cannot afford a private lawyer, he should apply for a public defender.
If there is a defense and an acquittal then there will be no licensing consequences. A plea or a conviction will result in a jail sentence and a license suspension. Therefore, you need a criminal defense attorney with expertise in DUI cases. Good luck.
It's not clear by your question whether you are being cited for driving with a DUI related suspension. Your lawyer has the most intimate knowledge of your case. Change lawyers if you have list confidence.
There is a statute that permits retailers to bring suit to recover the cost of investigating retail thefts that occur in their stores. I advise all my clients that receive the same letter you received to NOT send any money. I have never seen a suit filed to recover damages but I guess there could be a first.
This is your second DUI in a 10 year period and could possibly looking at 90 days in jail. Therefore, it is imperative that you retain a criminal defense attorney with expertise in DUI cases. Good luck
If you plead guilty or are found guilty of this chage, there is an automatic 90 day license suspension. There are other options, therefore, you should retain a criminal defense attorney who will represent your interests in court and attempt to resolve the case without a conviction. Good luck.