Legal Guides for DUI
Written by attorney Lance Miyatovich, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Request a Hearing You must request a hearing date for a DOL hearing within 20 days from the date of your arrest. to fight the administration suspension. A failure to request this hearing... more
Written by attorney Sharon Chirichillo, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
For starters to protect yourself, your loved ones
and others, you should never drive any vehicle when you have consumed any
amount of alcohol. Most people know that
the law states you are... more
Written by attorney Sharon Chirichillo, over 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
The traffic stop
law requires that there must be an actual traffic violation or a specific, stated
suspicion of a crime for you to be stopped by an officer. Being stopped for the... more
Written by attorney Mark Deniz, over 1 year ago.
As a prosecutor over the years I recognized more and more DUIs were a result of DUI checkpoints. The utilization of DUI or sobriety checkpoints has proliferated in the last few years due in... more
Written by attorney Michael Kraut, about 1 month ago.
A common question that many DUI defendants have is what effect a DUI conviction will have on a person’s immigration or citizenship status. There are situations where a DUI charge can pose... more
Written by attorney Carina Castaneda, about 1 month ago.
A new client just called me about being arrested for a DUI from a checkpoint. Yes, as we know the holidays mean festivities and parties more likely than not include alcoholic beverages.... more
Written by attorney Jonathan Portner, about 2 months ago.
Penalties resulting from DUI offenses become harsher with each subsequent conviction. DUI is a misdemeanor in Maryland Keep in mind that if you want to avoid a suspension of your driver's... more
Written by attorney Andrew Cherin, 2 months ago.
This is a guide to calm the nerves of a person facing a DUI and inform them of the steps of a typical DUI case. This guide will take you from the initial court appearance to trial and all... more
Written by attorney Steven Townsend, 3 months ago.
Some of your friends or loved ones may advise you to represent yourself in court if this is your first offense, or to retain an attorney who does not concentrate their practice in DUI.... more
Written by attorney Michael Kraut, 4 months ago.
Under the law, all drivers in the State of California (whether they have valid California driver's licenses or not) are deemed to have given implied consent to submit to chemical testing... more