Consequences for a teen for a DUI in California

Posted on: November 20th, 2014 by Christopher
For a teen driver, there are several different ways one could be charged in court and DMV for drinking and driving with various difference penalties and punishments.

How a DUI Affects a Teen’s Auto Insurance Rates

Posted on: November 20th, 2014 by Christopher
Recently I was fortunate enough to provide some expert advice on the subject of how a DUI can affect the auto insurance rate for a teen. To read my remarks, please see: If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting! Please give me a call for a […]

What do you do when ordered out of the car after being stopped by the police for DUI?

Posted on: August 28th, 2014 by Christopher
Once you get past the questioning phase (hopefully without having made any admissions), you will inevitably be asked (or simply told) to do “field sobriety tests” (“FST’s”). These are the physical tests you perform so that an officer can see how intoxicated you are. ... [ Y]ou should NEVER do any of these tests!

What would you do if stopped by the police after drinking?

Posted on: July 11th, 2014 by Christopher
As a DUI attorney, people often ask me, “What would you do if, after having been drinking, you were stopped by a police officer?”   I’ve often envisioned what I would do I was stopped after drinking. If that happened, hypothetically, I would handle it like this.*   *(Keep in mind that every stop, circumstance […]

DUI Hit and Run California Penalty Sentencing

Posted on: October 6th, 2013 by Christopher
The DUI hit and run California penalty sentencing is dependent on the judge’s discretion.

DUI Manslaughter Charge in CA

Posted on: October 6th, 2013 by Christopher
A person is arrested for a DUI manslaughter charge in CA does not mean that they are guilty. Having a competent and trusted attorney will pay dividends in the defense of your case.

How long will a DUI affect my Insurance Premiums?

Posted on: October 6th, 2013 by Christopher
There is no exact answer to how long a DUI will affect a person’s insurance premiums and it depends to the severity of the crime.

If I Get pulled Over for DUI Should I blow into Breathalyzer

Posted on: October 6th, 2013 by Christopher
Clearly, the answer to the question if I get pulled over for DUI should I blow into breathalyzer is both complicated and controversial.

How Long Does the DA have to File DUI Charges in California

Posted on: October 6th, 2013 by Christopher
The answer to how long does the DA have to file DUI charges in California is not “forever.”

OC Register DUI Checkpoints

Posted on: September 28th, 2013 by Christopher
Learn about OC register DUI checkpoints in California.