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For anyone facing the embarrassing, and potentially career ending charges that come with a DUI, I would highly recommend Mr. Boyle. From the start Mr. Boyle was up front with me about his approach to the case and the results that he was seeking. I was charged with a DUI High BAC which carries a stout set of punishments, which can include suspension of your license (a career ending punishment for me) and so I began my search for a lawyer. I chose Mr. Boyle with the Barone Defense Firm based on his great reputation and reviews. I am extremely glad I chose to hire Mr. Boyle, he was able to get my charges reduced down the an Impared Driving charge with comes with no suspension of a license and only a restriction for 90 days.
I hired Mr. Boyle after receiving a DUI, I blew a .08 and it was a second offense. Mr. Boyle never gave up the fight of attempting to settle outside of court even after we went all the way through an entire jury selection. He kept in contact with me the whole time so I knew what was happening and when. The end result was much more amazing than I had even thought. The prosecutor finally took into account all mr. Boyle's findings and we settled with wreck less driving instead of the DUI. He was very knowledgeable and helpful. Would certainly recommend him to anyone looking for help in this area.
Long Story short, I've used Mike twice now and both times I've been more than satisfied. This last time, he was able to get all charges removed or reduced and we were even able to enter a plea and pay fines without ever entering the courtroom.
I highly recommend Mike. He's a great Lawyer and he's a great person to have in your corner.
My husband was recently involved in a car accident and we were frantically looking for a lawyer. After meeting with a few that were already impossible to get a hold of and that didn't seem to care, we found Mr.Boyle. He was kind enough to consult with us at a hospital that's over 2 hours away from his office. He was able to offer us peace of mind about our situation while being realistic. He prepared us for all possible outcomes and kept us well informed. He took the time to get to know our family and our situation and tailored our defense accordingly. I honestly couldn't imagine how this situation would have gone if we had gone with someone else. Even though our accident happened far from where he's located, he was familiar with the court our case was being held in. Our trial went seamlessly and sentencing was in our favor considering all of the factors that were involved. I would highly recommend Mr.Boyle to anyone in a difficult situation because I'm convinced that he can make the impossible happen!
I CONTACTED MIKE AFTER I PICKED UP A 3RD OWI OFFENSE AND THE 2ND ONE IN 2 YEARS... NEEDLESS TO SAY I WAS A LITTLE WORRIED ABOUT THIS AND MY JOB. HE WAS VERY PROFESSIONAL AND KEPT ME INFORMED OF ALL THE DETAILS OF MY CASE, HIS STAFF WAS AMAZING AS WELL. THEY KEPT ME IN THE LOOP OF WHAT WAS GOING ON ALSO. IN THE END I RECEIVED MINIMAL JAIL TIME/WORK RELEASE AND WAS ABLE TO SAVE MY JOB OF 20 YEARS. THIS WAS AN EYE OPENER TO SAY THE LEAST. MIKE AND I TALKED ABOUT IT THROUGH THE TRIAL. HE IS A ATTORNEY THAT CARES AND WANTS TO SEE A PERSON CHANGE THERE LIFE IN THE END AFTER ALL THE COURT STUFF IS DONE. I WOULD RECOMMEND HIM TO ANYONE THAT IS GOING THROUGH A SIMILAR SITUATION. AS FREAKED OUT AS I WAS, IT CHANGED ME IN SO MANY WAYS, THANKS MIKE!!!
My husband has used Mr. Boyle twice for DUI’s in a two year period (2011-2013).
On both occasions my husband had high BAC levels and could have been prosecuted under the Michigan “Super Drunk” law. Mr. Boyle was able to get him off these charges not once, but both times! The second offense was prosecuted as “impaired” and my husband wasn’t even sentenced to any jail time.
Mr. Boyle was not only supportive to my husband during these difficult times, but was also genuinely concerned about my feelings and well being. He always got back to me/us whenever we had questions or needed advice. He is extremely knowledgeable in his field. Mr. Boyle helped us out during a very difficult period in our lives. My husband and I highly recommend Mr. Boyle and his expertise!
Mike Boyle helped me get through a difficult time in my life. He was professional, knowledgeable, and caring. Coming to Michigan from out of town was not an easy thing to do, but Mike made sure he kept me focused and guided me through the entire process. His confidence gave me confidence and that in itself made a difference.
I met Mike Boyle at a bad time in my life, just after receiving a OWI ticket. Things looked pretty bleak.
Thanks to Mike's fine work, I am quite pleased with the way everything turned out. I was very impressed with the way he handled every aspect, as well as his wealth of knowledge.
Michael Boyle is an exceptional attorney. He excelled at defending me and understanding me as his client. Most importantly, he educated me as to the dangers and destructiveness of driving while under the influence. I will never, ever drink any alcohol and get behind the wheel of a vehicle and drive. People can get injured, maimed for life and killed. And, you can be a victim of your own OWI. Mike emphasizes this to his clients.
The human costs are most important--but the financial costs-- medical expenses, the cost of interrupted or lost careers and property damage are exorbitant, locally in Michigan and for our nation.
Michael emphasizes these important truths to you as his client. But, Michael is an empathetic individual. He recognizes the stress that OWI clients go through. He is always available to answer questions ( of which I had many) and he is meticulously our your side to defend you. Call him with a question and he will telephone back. He is concerned for his clients, on a personal level, and he is very skilled. But, he never forgets the educational side. He never wants you to commit the same offense again. He is proactive about that as he should be.
Because of his expertise as a defense lawyer, I would never hesitate to hire him again. Because of his emphasis on educating the client, I know he hopes ( and he is correct) that he will never have to defend me again on a OWI charge. Maybe some other legal work-- for which I would hire him again anytime.
So, if you are arrested for an OWI in Michigan, Michael Boyle is, in my opinion, the only lawyer to hire. Don't hesitate. He is the best. Finding the best OWI lawyer if you ever, unfortunately, find yourself in that position is not always an easy choice. I have just done your homework for you. Hire Michael Boyle of the Barone Defense Firm.
NOT GUILTY! My husband was charged with three counts of felony DUI. He faced both large fines and extensive jail time for an accident with injuries that he was falsely accused of causing. He researched the internet for the best legal representation in Michigan for DUI charges. He subsequently called Barone Defense Firm, and was contacted by Mike Boyle, attorney extraordinaire. My husband instantly connected with Mike, not only because of his extreme professionalism, but due to his warm, compassionate, calm, and caring manner. Mike is an attorney that actually listens when you are telling your side of the story. Incomparably educated in all aspects of DUI law, he walked us through all phases of the trial process one step at a time. Not only does Mike have exceptional communication skills, updating us with the information we needed as it became available, he gave up many hours of his own personal time to meet with us as the trial approached. We were both highly impressed with Mike's superb courtroom abilities. Even with witness testimonies changing at the trial, Mike was able to change his defense tactics on the fly. Not only do we owe Mike a debt of gratitude, with my husband being found not guilty of all charges, we now have an awesome new friend. Thank you, Mike, for a job well done. You will always being in our thoughts and prayers.