Darren Todd Kavinoky’s Guides

Darren Todd Kavinoky

Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorney.

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  1. Seeking Relief from California Sex Offender Registration

    Written by attorney Darren Kavinoky, over 4 years ago.

    Under California law, individuals convicted of certain sex crimes are required to register as sex offenders. This requirement, which carries considerable social stigma, is for life, so it's understandable that individuals often seek relief from this obligation. Under certain circ...

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  2. How to educate your child about DUI

    Written by attorney Darren Kavinoky, over 4 years ago.

    Educate your child about DUI Of course, none of us want our children drinking and driving, but we all understand that we can't monitor every move of teenagers. Therefore, it's important to educate th

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  3. What to Do When Asked to Take a Field Sobriety Test

    Written by attorney Darren Kavinoky, almost 5 years ago.

    If you're pulled over by the police, follow the officer's instructions When you see those flashing red-and-blue lights in the rear-view mirror, find a place to pull over to the side of the road quick

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  4. How to Expunge a California Criminal Conviction

    Written by attorney Darren Kavinoky, about 5 years ago.

    Determine whether you were convicted of a felony or a misdemeanor Felonies can't be expunged in California, but you may be able to have a "wobbler" offense reduced from a felony to a misdemeanor, whi

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  5. What to Do When You're Asked to Take a Chemical Test After a California DUI Arrest

    Written by attorney Darren Kavinoky, over 5 years ago.

    Don't refuse a chemical test after your California DUI arrest Many drivers believe they can avoid the consequences of a California DUI arrest by refusing to take a blood or breath test, but the reper

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  6. What to Do if You're the Target of a California Domestic Violence Investigation

    Written by attorney Darren Kavinoky, over 5 years ago.

    Stay Silent There's a reason why police must read you your rights before questioning you in a criminal case - because everything you say CAN be used against you in court. This is why it's important t

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  7. How to Choose the Most Qualified DUI Lawyer

    Written by attorney Darren Kavinoky, over 5 years ago.

    Ask your prospective DUI lawyer about his or her record of success Your potential California DUI attorney should be able to tell you how many cases have had a successful outcome (while keeping in min

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  8. How to Handle a DUI Traffic Stop

    Written by attorney Darren Kavinoky, over 5 years ago.

    Pull over calmly and carefully When you see those flashing red and blue lights in your rear-view mirror, take a deep breath, activate your turn signal, and pull over to the right as soon as it's safe

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