If you’ve been arrested or charged with a crime, you need the immediate assistance of a criminal defense lawyer. He/she can explain your rights in all stages of the legal process and help make the difference between a reduced plea bargain or dismissal and a jail sentence. You need someone fighting for your rights that […]
If you are pulled over in Ohio, there must be probable cause to stop, detain, or arrest you for an OVI. Without probable cause, the evidence, and the case against you may get dismissed. The police must have a reasonable suspicion or reasonable belief that you are engaged in a criminal activity before they can stop […]
Alcohol offenses are not limited to drunk driving or DUI. In Ohio, a person can be charged with a wide range of criminal offenses that involve alcohol especially when minors are involved. The sentencing can range from fines to time in jail.
It is a criminal offense in Ohio for anyone under 21 to purchase or […]
If you drink and drive, no matter how conservatively, there is a real possibility that you could be stopped, arrested and convicted of drunk driving. Many people do not realize how few drinks it takes to exceed the legal standard blood alcohol content (BAC). For the average sized person, three or four drinks could easily place […]
Weekend plans? Be sure you’ve got a designated driver or you use Lyft, Uber or a taxi service if you will be drinking. Even after one drink, you could register over the legal limit if you are pulled over and tested. Your best bet is to refrain from drinking and driving.
If you take the chance […]
As specified by the 5th amendment of the Constitution, any U.S. citizen who has been accused of a criminal offense has the right to have his or her case tried in front of a judge or jury. In addition, because you are innocent until proven guilty, the court must prove you are guilty—this is where […]
If you or someone you know is ever charged with driving while under the influence, you need the very best criminal defense attorney to protect your rights. Too many mistakes can be made by law enforcement at a traffic stop and a criminal defense attorney will be able to determine if the steps taken before […]