I am a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law and a former Deputy... more
I am a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law and a former Deputy Commonwealth's Attorney (Prosecutor) in Virginia. I am committed to fighting for the rights of my clients so that they can get the best possible result for their cases. I have tried thousands of Virginia criminal cases and have appeared in Davidson, Williamson, Hickman, Rutherford, Lewis, and Maury Counties as a cr... 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.