I feel very fortunate that I get to help people at such crucial times in their lives.... more
I feel very fortunate that I get to help people at such crucial times in their lives. There is nothing more fulfilling than hearing the words "Not Guilty" spoken by the jury foreperson. Or, to see a client's beaming smile when we get an order dismissing a case that we've been working on for a while. I started as a professional musician, getting a music degree at UNT. However, I realized tha... view profile
I began my career as an attorney in San Antonio, Texas working primarily as a... more
I began my career as an attorney in San Antonio, Texas working primarily as a criminal defense attorney while also handling civil disputes. In May of 2006, I joined the Denton County Criminal District Attorneys Office. I started at the DAs office working in the Family Violence division, prosecuting mainly Assault Family Violence cases. I was promoted to Chief Prosecutor of County Criminal Court... 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.