At my Portland, Oregon law firm I have represented individuals and corporations in... more
At my Portland, Oregon law firm I have represented individuals and corporations in all types of civil litigation, usually on the defense side, for more than 10 years. I specialize in construction defect litigation and am often hired by insurance companies to defend building contractors in lawsuits. I also defend insured litigants in wrongful death, personal injury auto, premises liability and... view profile
Steve Yarosh is an immigration lawyer and criminal defense attorney with a broad... more
Steve Yarosh is an immigration lawyer and criminal defense attorney with a broad background in civil rights law. He served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney and federal prosecutor in Washington, D.C., and was a lead trial attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice in the Waco, Texas case involving David Koresh and the Branch Davidians. Prior to that, Steve represented the City of Chicago for a... 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.