October 12, 2020

What to Expect in Jail After a DUI Arrest

You don’t get to control anything. And nobody is going to care how you review your stay on Yelp. When you think of life’s unpleasantries to avoid, you think of Yoko Ono concerts, root canals, and dinners with that couple that only wants to talk about […]
September 28, 2020

What is Probation for a DUI Like?

Remember getting grounded by your parents as a kid? They may have been preparing you for the court system.  Once you and your St. Augustine DUI attorney emerge from court, you’ll most likely have probation as a part of your sentence. These are restrictions the court […]
September 14, 2020

Pleading and Plea Bargaining in a DUI Case

Pleading and Plea Bargaining in a DUI Case Courts are highly motivated to make a deal with you. You and your St. Augustine DUI Attorney just have to figure out if it’s the best deal possible.  Do you have a grand vision of your DUI case […]
August 17, 2020

What to Look for in a St. Augustine DUI Attorney

What to Look for in a St. Augustine DUI Attorney Anyone who’s been convicted of DUI and gotten a harsh sentence will gladly tell you; it really, really matters who your lawyer is. You probably think the time to look for and choose a qualified St. […]
August 3, 2020

Will My DUI Case Get Thrown Out if the Police Don’t Tell Me My Miranda Rights?

Yeah, you see them read on TV all the time, but there are many subtleties to those Miranda rights. It’s every drunk driver’s fantasy. You were guilty as you could be, but what a stroke of luck, the officer forgot to read you your Miranda rights […]
August 3, 2020

Should You Represent Yourself in Your DUI Case?

“Gee, it looks easy and even downright fun when people represent themselves in court on sitcoms, so why can’t I do it in real life?” Well now that you’ve been busted, you have a choice to make. Do you really need a good St. Augustine DUI […]
August 3, 2020

How to Answer an Officer’s Questions During a DUI Stop

Remember all the anxiety that pop quizzes gave you in school? This one’s worse. In all likelihood, if you ever get pulled over for suspicion of driving under the influence, your St. Augustine DUI attorney won’t be in the car with you. That means you’ll need […]
July 6, 2020

How Can I Defend Myself Against a DUI?

A good St. Augustine DUI lawyer can explore multiple ways to avoid a conviction You may not especially care how you avoid a DUI conviction, as long it’s avoided. But be prepared to work with your DUI attorney to identify the best, most relevant defense possible […]
June 22, 2020

Can the Police Search My Car During a DUI Stop?

Learn how much officers can “look around” if you’re stopped in St. Augustine for DUI It doesn’t matter if you practically “live” in your car. Your car is neither your home nor your castle. Any good St. Augustine DUI attorney will tell you about a little […]
May 22, 2020

You Might Get Busted for DUI If…

When you get pulled over, the officer is doing a lot more looking and assessing than talking. Fans of comedian Jeff Foxworthy are probably quite familiar with his “You Might Be a Redneck If…” routine. It’s quite a laundry list of telltale signs that you are […]
May 11, 2020

Will I Lose My License if I Refuse a Breathalyzer During a St. Augustine DUI Stop?

Florida law presents a tough choice for those who don’t want to submit to a roadside test. There you are on the side of the road, blue lights flashing behind you. An officer has pulled you over for cause and wants you to agree to a […]
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