Nicholas Howie graduated Cum Laude from Westfield State College with a BA in... more
Nicholas Howie graduated Cum Laude from Westfield State College with a BA in Political Science and a BS in Criminal Justice. Attorney Howie was a member of the National Criminal Justice Honor Society, the National Political Science Honor Society and a member of the WSC Law Club. Attorney Howie attended Massachusetts School of Law in Andover where he received his Juris Doctorate. Attorney Howi... 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.