It is hard to answer hypothetical questions. Furthermore we can not give you advice on how to break the law. I would suggest you read all the DUI questions so you can see how these cases operate. Take care
I think it is admirable your son checked into a program and I believe that will be a good reason for a judge to withdraw the warrant. A lawyer would have to withdraw the warrant and explain the reasons why he missed the court date. We would also be happy to answer any other questions you may have.
Honestly, you are facing some jail time on the DWLS off the DUI suspension and the violation of probation. I do not know how much and certainly a lawyer is going to try hard to avoid that scenario for you. Perhaps you have a defense to the DWLS charge. In some cases, a person had to drive out of duress or necessity or some other emergency situation. Please call our office if you have other questions.
You are always entitled to a second opinion. Do not assume your lawyer is bad because he can not get you a reckless. They are not offered in every case and if you feel uncomfortable accepting a plea consider going to trial. You should sit down and meet with your lawyer and go over your facts of your case. if you are still uncomfortable, go and meet someone else for a second opinion.
You are facing first time offender DUI penalties bc your first one was reduced to a reckless. So you are lucky you are not facing mandatory jail time. The good news is that your charge is very old so most prosecutors will not hold it against you. You are looking at DL suspension, community service hours, DUI school, Victim Impact or Awareness program, probation, among other penalties. if you retain experienced counsel and you have some legal defenses and therefore some leverage, a lawyer may be...
As my colleagues suggested, hire a local lawyer and see if they can try to get the warrant recalled. Barring a recall, you can arrange a turn in, get bonded out and hire a lawyer to fight the case for you.
it is hard to say. you need to sit down with your lawyer and have him or her explain to you why they can not get more to resolve case. Listen to the pros and cons and then determine what is right for you. we do not know enough about your case to offer you an opinion on value. I am sorry.