FAQ: DUI And Criminal Defense

I WAS RECENTLY ARRESTED FOR DUI, AND I AM WORRIED A DRIVER’S LICENSE SUSPENSION WILL CAUSE ME TO LOSE MY JOB. HOW LONG CAN I DRIVE? WHAT SHOULD I DO?

– – – – – As an attorney handling DUI (driving under the influence) charges for over 30 years, I’ve found many clients have legitimate concerns that a suspension will keep them from getting to work or school. My recommendation: take quick legal action. Here are some general, first-offense guidelines: 1. When arrested, the cop […]

BUSINESS PURPOSE ONLY (BPO) DRIVER’S LICENSES: WHEN CAN I APPLY FOR A BPO HARDSHIP LICENSE?

– – – – – Florida permits application for a hardship, Business Purpose Only (BPO) license after a first-time DUI conviction. To qualify for a BPO license, an offender may be required to successfully complete “DUI School” or any other mandatory substance abuse evaluation(s). Generally, a first-time DUI offender must abstain from driving for 30 […]

WHAT ARE THE INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS POST-DUI AND WHAT IS THE COST?

– – – – – This is an important question and one that can affect the 3 to 5 years of your life. In addition, it is another good reason to hire the best and most experienced DUI lawyer in your county. Here is the information: Premiums. Whether we’re talking about a first (1st) or […]