I practice 100% exclusively criminal defense, exclusively in Hillsborough County. Why is that important? We believe in doing one thing, really well. I look at the legal world similarly to the medical world. Any kind of doctor is a doctor and a...
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence, Violent Crime, Speeding & Traffic Ticket
Jay Rooth grew up in St Petersburg, Florida and attended Tampa Jesuit High School. He then obtained his bachelors and Masters degree in Business from Stetson University and a JD from Barry University School of law. Jay Rooth started his career...
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Juvenile
I handle all DUI cases as well as DHSMV hearings.
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Speeding & Traffic Ticket
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.