Attorney Karyn T. Missimer is regarded by her colleagues and judges as thorough and... more
Attorney Karyn T. Missimer is regarded by her colleagues and judges as thorough and detail-oriented. Attorney Missimer graduated from Marquette University Law School in 2006, where she received the highest class grade in Legal Research and Writing. She also earned the distinction of being the only first-year law student to ever argue onto Moot Court. Further, she received the Pro Bono Society H... view profile
Has conducted both jury and bench Trials Certified by the State Public Defender to... more
Has conducted both jury and bench Trials Certified by the State Public Defender to take misdemeanor and felony appointments. Certified by the State Public Defender to take all level Criminal Appeals, including the most serious category of Class A - E felonies. Has clerked for the Eastern District of Milwaukee Federal Trial Court in Milwaukee, WI, and the Arizona Court of Appeals in Phoenix, ... view profile
Law was my second career, I became a lawyer to help people who were accused of... more
Law was my second career, I became a lawyer to help people who were accused of criminal wrongdoing, knowing that innocent people get charged and sent to prison often, but also sometimes good people make mistakes, and those mistakes should not define their lives. As a law student I helped start the Michigan Innocence Project, and was one of two students to serve on the Innocence Board for the St... 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.