I have exclusively practiced criminal law since 2005. I have a thorough... more
I have exclusively practiced criminal law since 2005. I have a thorough understanding of criminal law and the court process. I have been lead counsel in over 100 criminal jury and bench trials, as well as first appearance/preliminary hearings, arraignments, and motion to suppress hearings. My extensive experience has made me into a highly skilled trial attorney and these skills are proven... 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.