The Law Office of Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. is a New Orleans criminal defense law... more
The Law Office of Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. is a New Orleans criminal defense law firm. We have successfully represented clients in Orleans, Jefferson, Lafayette, Plaquemines, St. John, St. Tammany and St. Charles Parishes. Our firm’s mission is to provide you with exceptional, personalized and professional service. We understand that facing any type of criminal charge can be the most stress... view profile
Stephen D. Hbert earned his undergraduate and law degrees from Loyola University-New... more
Stephen D. Hbert earned his undergraduate and law degrees from Loyola University-New Orleans. Thereafter, Stephen began a distinctive legal career as a law clerk to Honorable Marc T. Amy at the Louisiana Third Circuit Court of Appeal. Once his tenure with Judge Amy ended, Stephen returned to New Orleans to work as an Assistant District Attorney. Stephen gained invaluable experience while... 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.