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 […]
How to Contact the DMV After a California DUI Arrest
Feb 17 , 2014
After a California DUI arrest, your license is typically confiscated and in its place, you receive a temporary license. The temporary license is a pink slip of paper. Having your license replaced by a thin sheet of paper can be a frustrating and confusing turn of events. The pink slip details the fact that your […]
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 […]