I began my law career as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable John M. Patterson, Judge (Governor, 1959-63) at the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals where I wrote approximately 150 unpublished memorandum and numerous opinions. This was an extrao...
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Violent Crime, Criminal Defense, Appeals
Adam Parker is a former prosecutor now engaged in private practice. His practice is devoted solely to litigation, focusing primarily on criminal defense, personal injury, and other civil litigation.
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Litigation, Personal Injury
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.