I have been an attorney providing strong and compassionate representation to my... more
I have been an attorney providing strong and compassionate representation to my clients for over 17 years. I am licensed in Oregon, Washington, Utah and Hawaii, so chances are that if you need an attorney out west, I can help. My primary practice areas are Divorce/Family Law, Criminal Defense, DUII and Chapter 7 Bankruptcy. Although I am a former Deputy DA, most of my experience has bee... view profile
I have been practicing criminal law for over 25 years. I care about my clients, I... more
I have been practicing criminal law for over 25 years. I care about my clients, I work hard for them and I always tell them the truth. Sometimes the truth is hard to hear, but I won't do it any other way. In the last 5 years, I, along with my investigator, Eric Mason, have had some amazing wins. We were able to free a man wrongfully convicted of three murders (the case was featured on Da... view profile
Choosing the right legal representation is never easy, and it is usually at a time... more
Choosing the right legal representation is never easy, and it is usually at a time of crisis. I invite you to browse my site to get a feel for who I am and the type of work I do. My office is centrally located in a 1906 historic Salem home at 1415 Commercial St S. E. After I graduated in 1981 with both a law degree (JD) from Willamette Law and a Masters Degree in Busin... 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.