I have spent many years as a Prosecuting Attorney for several small cities in... more
I have spent many years as a Prosecuting Attorney for several small cities in Western Washington. During that time I have also served as an instructor in Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Constitutional Law, and Court Room Procedure and Testimony for many Police Agencies. Let me use that knowledge and experiance gained as a Prosecutor to DEFEND you from over zealous police and young inexper... 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.