DUI

Repeat DUIs: what you need to know

Most states have DUI laws that allow for different levels of punishment depending on whether an offense is someone’s first, second or third offense. Alabama is stringent when it comes to its laws addressing repeated violations. While DUIs are common and often...

Common mistakes people make after a DUI arrest

A casual night out with friends can become a life-changing experience, particularly if you are pulled over for driving under the influence. Regardless of your condition, you are likely not at your best when the siren blares and the lights flash in your rear window....

What happens if you are suspected of drunk driving

The siren and flashing lights from a police car is the first sign of trouble. Confusion and uncertainty reign supreme. A night out with friends celebrating the holiday season suddenly turns into being pulled over and arrested for DUI. Several components make up a...

Will I lose my license after a DUI arrest?

When the police pull you over, it can be an extremely stressful situation – especially if they accuse you of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. If this happens to you, you’ll probably wonder what kinds of consequences you might face if the...

3 common mistakes people make after a DUI arrest

A drunk driving conviction can have far-reaching effects. However, if you have been charged, you may be able to prevent a conviction and avoid the associated penalties by taking proper steps after the arrest. People charged with DUI commonly make mistakes that result...

What does an aggressive defense do for a DUI charge?

When police arrest you for drunk driving, your mind may be filled with questions and concerns. You worry not only about paying the fines and fees associated with a DUI, but if you’ll have to serve time in jail and suffer long-term consequences for having a drunk...

What good does an aggressive defense do in a DUI charge?

Jail time, vehicle impoundment, hefty fines, license suspension and community service. These are short- and long-term consequences of driving under the influence (DUI) convictions. Seeking legal aid is a must if you believe the charge is unjust or the penalties are...