When it comes to criminal defense, there are advantages to being a native. I am... more
When it comes to criminal defense, there are advantages to being a native. I am Declo born-and-bread. I completed my undergraduate studides at West Chester University, where I also played football, and earned my Juris Doctorate at Widener University. As a Delco native and established criminal lawyer, I am intimately familiar with the workings of the criminal court system here. By inter... 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.