Joseph J. Higgins, III, is a Massachusetts Drunk Driving Lawyer who focuses his... more
Joseph J. Higgins, III, is a Massachusetts Drunk Driving Lawyer who focuses his practice on defending individuals charged with Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs (OUI, DWI, DUI) and other related motor vehicle offenses. Mr. Higgins is a graduate of Connecticut College and Suffolk University Law School. While in law school, Mr. Higgins was an intern for the Honorable Regina L. Q... 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.