Albert C. Hrdlicka, Esq. graduated from Swarthmore College in 1994 and Albany Law... more
Albert C. Hrdlicka, Esq. graduated from Swarthmore College in 1994 and Albany Law School in 1998. He was admitted to the New York State Bar in January 1999. He held a position as an Assistant District Attorney with the Ulster County District Attorneys Office and was a criminal law prosecutor for almost 13 years. He recently retired from that position and is now a criminal defense attorney handl... 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.