I graduated from the University of San Diego, with honors, obtaining a Bachelor's... more
I graduated from the University of San Diego, with honors, obtaining a Bachelor's Degree in both Economics and English Literature. I received my Juris Doctorate from the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. Following law school, I was a Deputy Prosecutor for the City of Long Beach, where I handled DUI and misdemeanor offenses. I left Long Beach to accept a position... 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.