I just realized that I have a bench warrant for my arrest for failing to appear in court for a DUI. When I surrender myself to the court what's gonna happen? Can I pay bail and get out of jail or am I stuck there till I see a judge?
Theres alot of variables here and you should consult and retain an attorney to go with you. If you missed a routine progress report that is one thing. If you simply never showed up at all on the case that is another.See question
Is having the need to get a better job enough? I'm stuck with a minimum paying job but will complete my bachelor's soon and have been accepted to a top tier school for my masters? I have never been arrested before and have had no violations while ...
Sounds viable. And worth taking a shot. There is never a guarantee however your motion will be granted. Hire someone experienced and go for it.See question
I am currently represented by the alternate public defenders office, nothing gets done. The other day I was in the office and as the attorneys were looking for my paperwork they uncovered a piece of mail addressed to an employee of theirs that is ...
Look, its very simple, if you are concerned about your representation get new representation. The APD is underpaid and overworked and they dont have the time for just YOU. If you can swing it youd be better served with private counsel. Many of us on AVVO offer free consults, call around.See question
I have been a great job opportunity and i need to get all kinds of certifications. Some of the certifications requirements are not to have any open cases.
If you still owe restitution you would still be on probation. If that is what you mean by open then the answer is yes. Pay it, and a lawyer can help you close your case.See question
There is a report on stalking, harassment, and criminal threats. The police shows up and charges him for stalking and harassment, but a witness does not testify. How does the court take action?
Not sure this question is very clear perhaps add more facts.See question
I have a pending federal case pending against me and I have been cast for the show twice. The first season I was cast I had a warrant because of a failure to appear in court so they didn't allow me to film. I flew home to clear up this issue now p...
This sounds more like something you need to speak to an agent about. In all likelihood the productions companies insurance may have a problem with you have criminal cases. Its very common in Tv. Perhaps hire someone to handle both your criminal cases and interface with the production company.See question
First off, we're in California and she's currently 18 and I'm 20. Will authorities be able to pursue criminal charges if her parents choose to do so since she was underage by just a few months when we first began dating? They have her phone and th...
Yes it is very possible. And as the other lawyers indicated you should hire counsel asap to anything possible to head this off. Many of us on AVVO offer free consults call some of us.See question
What are the chances of going to jail
If the prior case was not filed them NO it is not a 2nd DUI. That alone lessens ur chance of jail. If there are other aggravating facts like an accident maybe. Hire counsel either waySee question
I was driving without a license and didn't show up to court because I simply forgot and now have a bench warrant . Will I be arrested and do jail time ?
If that is all u have and u walk in with an attorney u SHOULD be fine but dont delay.See question
What should I do
You need to add more facts. You dont indicate why ur licesnse is currently suspended. Many of on AVVO offer free consults call aroundSee question