Most drunk driving cases begin with a similar story. You decide to have a few drinks, but you don’t think you really feel “drunk.” You decide to get behind the wheel, even though a part of you knows that maybe you shouldn’t. The next thing you know, you hear the sirens and you’re looking for […]
Arrested for DUI in California: What Should I Do?
Mar 18 , 2015
Ask a DUI Lawyer: How Do I Answer Questions from the Police?
May 30 , 2014
I’m here to help people out of difficult situations. But you can help me help you, if you avoid common pitfalls that I see every day. One of the most frustrating examples is when my DUI clients make a bad situation worse with what I call a “lying admission.” It’s a double whammy. The better […]
What Can the Court Do After a California DUI Conviction?
Jan 30 , 2014
QUESTION: “What the #$%^% is the court going to do to me if I am convicted of a California DUI Conviction? I’ve been reading a lot of scary stuff online and I want to know what’s in store for me. What kind of penalties can the court impose upon me?” ANSWER: Classes, fines, Mothers Against Drunk […]
How Many Drinks Before it is Illegal to Drive in California
Dec 10 , 2013
One of the reasons that so many people are arrested for DUI in California is because it is often hard to know whether or not you are over the legal limit. The chart below offers a rough guide, but it is very difficult to know whether you are over the legal limit when you have […]
California DUI: First Time Penalties
Oct 11 , 2013
When you are arrested for a California DUI (Driving Under the Influence), it’s common to have a lot of questions regarding what sort of possible punishments you are facing. This post will reveal what kind of penalties you may face for a first offense DUI in California. Of course, every case is different –the answer depends […]