Do they know the basics? First and foremost, does the OVI lawyer know the current Ohio OVI law? Don't be afraid to ask an attorney you are interviewing when Ohio's OVI laws were last changed, modifi
Local Counsel Benefits Local counsel can be beneficial, but is not essential! The biggest benefit to local counsel is that they will know all of the little habits or pet peeves of the judge and pros
To fight or Not to Fight You're sitting in court with the attorney that you hired when you had a job. The prosecutor is wanting to convict you for the OVI that you don't believe you should have been
What's the first step? For an Ohio OVI defense attorney, the first step is trying to determine if there is any independent or objective evidence to show that the defendant was not actually impaired.
What Should I do at my arraignment? At arraignment (the initial court appearance), if you haven't already spoken with a competent OVI lawyer, ask the court for a continuance to get an attorney. Your
Warmer weather Springtime in Ohio means a number of things: 1) Those who have been inside all winter are anxious to get out. Often this leads to drinking at some of the local pubs with outside seat
Why fix it if it isn't broken For decades, Ohio law enforcement has utilized two different breath testing devices, the BAC Datamaster and the Intoxilyzer 5000. While each device has different models
Do I need a Top Gun? The difficulty of your case may dictate what type (the level of expertise) of attorney you hire. If you are facing loss of job, incarceration or there is some other factor that
Things to Know about your Ohio OVI/DUI Attorney before you sign a retainer/fee agreement.
This guide offers a couple easy and relatively inexpensive suggestions to help you avoid getting charged with a DUI/OVI.