Criminal Defense Attorney, Dawn Allison has devoted her legal career exclusively to... more
Criminal Defense Attorney, Dawn Allison has devoted her legal career exclusively to the practice of criminal law. She is passionate about the law and every defendant's constitutional rights. For those very reasons her work is respected by judges, clients, prosecutors, and other defense attorneys. She is well known for helping people in tough situations and her ability to achieve favorable r... 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.