I am a former police officer with a degree in Criminal Justice. I left law... more
I am a former police officer with a degree in Criminal Justice. I left law enforcement to pursue a law degree. While in law school I worked for the Tulsa County District Attorney's Office as a licensed legal intern. As a LLI I was assigned to the Major Crimes team where I conducted preliminary hearings on major crimes in Tulsa County. In 2007, I left the D.A.s office and partnered with Clint W... 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.