Most of my practice focuses on the defense of drinking drivers. Many folks think... more
Most of my practice focuses on the defense of drinking drivers. Many folks think there are no good defenses to a dui charge. They could not be more wrong. Enforcement has gotten tougher over the years and more and more people with very little alcohol in their system are getting charged with DUI. The worst thing anyone charged with DUI can do is to just walk into a courtroom and plead guilty. I ... view profile
On March 1, 2014, I resigned as General Counsel for the GA Department of Driver... more
On March 1, 2014, I resigned as General Counsel for the GA Department of Driver Services to move to private practice as a Senior Associate with William C. Head, PC, an Atlanta litigation firm headed by William C. (Bubba) Head. In the last 13 years before joining Bubba Head's firm, I was General Counsel for the Georgia DDS. Prior to that, I was an assistant District Attorney, prosecuting felonie... view profile
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.