My name is Michael Phillips, and in my 18+ years as an attorney I have dedicated my... more
My name is Michael Phillips, and in my 18+ years as an attorney I have dedicated my legal career to fighting for justice and fairness for "the little guy ". I take pride in the fact I have never represented insurance companies, big business, or prosecuted individuals so as to put them in jail. I am passionate about your case and committed to obtaining justice and results for you. To that end, ... view profile
As an experienced defense attorney, I have successfully represented clients... more
As an experienced defense attorney, I have successfully represented clients throughout Nevada, Placer and Sierra counties for diverse cases including Driving Under the Influence (DUI), Drug Possession/Sales, Domestic Violence, Vehicular Manslaughter and Sexual Assault. In addition, I have represented numerous clients in DMV Administrative Suspension Hearings, Probation and Parole Violation ... view profile
If you are suspected of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you may be arrested for DUI (driving under the influence). Depending on the state, the specific crime is also called DWI (driving while intoxicated), OUI (operating under the influence), or OWI (operating while intoxicated). A DUI conviction has serious consequences (for example, losing your driving privileges); but an experienced DUI attorney can often get the charges dropped or reduced, or may be able to negotiate lesser penalties depending on your circumstances and your past history.