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I am an Illinois driver who was arrested in Ames, Iowa on July 5, 2014 for an owi. I was pulled over for speeding, but I knew that once the officer came to the window that I was going to be in trouble. I can honestly say I have never been so scared in my 39 years of life! Because I refused to take the breathalyzer I was arrested and spent the night in jail. I have never been in trouble and didn't know what to do. On Monday morning I made some phone calls to local attorneys in my home town, only to be told that I would need to hire an attorney closer to Ames, Iowa. After one conversation with Matt, I knew he was the attorney for me! I was so mad at myself for getting myself in this situation, and didn't really know what was going to happen, but Matt made me feel comfortable and explained everything that was going to happen even before I hired him! He kept me informed of everything that was going on with my case. Three months after my arrest we went to trial. It really seemed crazy to go to trial for this, but it seemed like nothing was working for me. I was a nervous wreck weeks leading up to my trial date. If I was found guilty I would've had to do 2 days in jail and I would have a criminal record! I really felt like I was in a "no win" situation. Turns out I was worried for nothing! Matt got my case dismissed and I have no criminal record! I would without hesitation recommend Matt to anyone that is in a similar situation!
In February I was arrested for an OWI and contacted Matt after being referred to him by multiple people. I blew .196 and had put myself in a very difficult spot. He was very honest with me throughout the entire process. Matt was able to get the .196 thrown out and I accepted a plea deal for reckless driving and was able to get my license back immediately. Matt is the top representation you will find and is worth every penny.
I hired Matt Lindholm in February of 2014 for a 1st OWI and my case was deferred by May 2014. From the first meeting with him I could tell he was the guy that I could trust and would get me the most favorable outcome from the awful situation I was in. He was prompt, respectful, nonjudgemental and straight to the point. He never promised me anything he couldn't deliver! He looked into every avenue of my case and left no stone unturned. I only had to attend one hearing throughout this whole ordeal and it was where I received the deferred judgement. Matt always had time for all of my emails, calls and questions. This was a very scary situation for me and Matt helped ease my nerves and worries. Matt is an expert and highly qualified for OWI cases. He was worth every penny and I would highly, without a doubt, recommend him
Mr. Lindholm recently got the charges in my DUI /OWI case dismissed as if it had never happened. After viewing the tapes of my arrest he filed a motion to suppress the evidence for violating my rights. While we were waiting for the court date Matthew also filed a motion with the DOT to keep me driving.
I am very impressed with Matthews knowledge of the legal system. I feel Matthew's case law knowledge and his experience was very vital to my case. He was very professional and very informative and I am ever so grateful for what he has done for me.
I WOULD DEFINITELY RECOMMEND MATTHEW LINDHOLM!
Matt represented me when I was charged with an OWI. He was informative of the processes with the state and the DOT and handled everything so I didn't have to take time off of work. Within 3 months, my OWI was dismissed and cleared off my record and my driving privileges were returned. I was able to drive for the 3 months it took to have my license back. Matt handled everything very professionally and he is very knowledgeable. I would recommend him highly.
Well if you are reading this your probably in the same boat I was in not long ago.... ok, after calling and calling numerous lawyers offices without answer, I came across Mr. Lindholm, his office answered right away, and I was scheduled for a meeting the same day, prior to the meeting I didn’t know what to expect, I was at a new personal low, spending the prior night in jail didn’t help either, also the thought that I might be terminated from my job kept cycling through my head as well, at the meeting I was treated with the upmost respect, Mr. Lindholm listened to my case and diligently took notes, he felt I had grounds to fight the DUI, which what I was exactly looking for in an attorney, so I hired him, after leaving his office, some of the burden of the weight was lifted off of my shoulders, even more was lifted when the previously contacted attorneys finally had the time to call back, but before any meeting they were sure to inform me of their fees up front, which made me see what their real priority was, anyways, he let me know what to expect, and always let me know if I needed to appear, or what our next move should be. Mr. Lindholm experience and professionalism shined through during the suppression trial, he left no stone unturned, and his due diligence moved boulders, which led to a dismissal of the case against me, but don’t take my word for it, just meet him, and you will be happy you hired him as well, I hope this review helps someone, because I am more than grateful for what this man did for me, I hope he can do it for you as well
Matt helped me cleared my OWI charges and I was able to get my license back. He is very knowledgeable of drunk driving law and very helpful throughout the process. I highly recommend him as your lawyer if you ever get into this type of situation.
Matt just finished a unreasonable search and seizure case for me with quick and positive resolution. He handled the case with diligence and intelligence. He has good communication and good follow-through. I recommend him highly.
I had spoken with several attorneys about my case before deciding to hire Matt Lindholm. As I was out of state, I was impressed with the time he spent with me on the phone answering my questions. He was able to resolve my case satisfactorily without me having to fly back to Iowa. I would definitely recommend him as an attorney.
After being charged with a DUI in March, I contacted Matt Lindholm to help resolve my case. Matt is very knowledgeable about the legal system and coherently guided me through the legal and IDOT processes while taking care of all necessary paperwork. Matt was assertive and direct while handling my case and performed a thorough investigation. His hard work and dedication resulted in a reduced of the charges to simple misdemeanor crimes. The DUI was removed from my driving record and my license was reinstated. I am beyond grateful for Matt's services and would absolutely recommend him to anyone needing legal help.