Legal Guides for Criminal Defense
Written by attorney Jonathan Rands, almost 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
The Department of Licensing (DoL) or Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will seek to suspend your drivers license because you were arrested for DUI. There does not need to be a conviction.... more
Written by attorney Jeffrey Lustick, almost 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Have you been ticketed through a traffic enforcement camera? Here's how you can fight back! Use this checklist to see if how the photo
ticket you received will stand up in court.
Written by attorney Frank Polek, about 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
If you are faced with a search warrant for your business, it is highly important that you take steps to protect yourself and your business. This guide covers some of the actions you can... more
Written by attorney Moises Aguilar, about 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Brief Overview. DUI Checkpoints are flat-out illegal in 12 states. In Ingersoll v. Palmer, the California Supreme Court upheld the legality of sobriety checkpoints in California. The... more
Written by attorney David Nitka, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Everyone gets parking tickets. Now that cities are cash strapped they have turned to parking tickets as an effective means of generating revenue. Just because you got a ticket does not mean... more
Written by attorney Bruce Robinson, about 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
What to Do when you see the lights in the rear view mirror? When the police first activate their "emergency equipment" ie., the lights on their car, it is incumbent upon you, the driver,... more
Written by attorney Jasen Nielsen, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Before Arrest: Breath Test Is (Usually) Voluntary When performing a DUI investigation, many officers will attempt to get you to perform what is called a Preliminary Alcohol Screening (PAS)... more
Written by attorney Jessica Towne, about 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Produce your license and proof of insurance upon request The officer should ask to see your license and proof of insurance. Make sure you know where these items are and have them readily... more
Written by attorney Dominic L. Pang, over 5 years ago.
What is a CHINS? A CHINS action is a civil proceeding used by the juvenile court to get a child to conform his or her behavior to certain rules. CHINS stands for "child in need of... more
Written by attorney William C. Head, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
This guide describes best plan for not incriminating yourself once you have been arrested for DUI until the time that you post bail and beyond.