I was born and raised in Orangeburg, South Carolina and am 45 years old. I received... more
I was born and raised in Orangeburg, South Carolina and am 45 years old. I received a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Clemson University in 1991. In 1994, I obtained a Juris Doctor from the University of South Carolihna School of Law. From 1994 through 1999, I lived and worked in Nacogdoches, Texas. While there, I served as an Assistant District Attorney (state prosecutor) for five years. In ... view profile
David M. Smith is a native of South Carolina and has lived here the majority of his... more
David M. Smith is a native of South Carolina and has lived here the majority of his life. While spending 5 years in North Carolina gathering valuable professional experience, he knew it was only a matter of time before he would move back to the state he considers home, South Carolina. Mr. Smith received his B.A. in Visual Arts from Francis Marion University where he double-majored in Graphic De... 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.