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Monthly Archives: October 2017

What Should You Do if You are Stopped for DUI?

What Should You Do if You are Stopped for DUI? You are driving at night when you tense up seeing police lights in your rear view window.  You know you’ve had a drink, maybe two.  And if you’re pulled over by an officer, most stops follow a familiar routine.  You know that you will beContinue Reading

Fighting Officer’s Observations of DUI Defendants

Fighting Officer’s Observations of DUI Defendants How can you go up against a trained officer in your DUI case?  In DUI cases, particularly situations where a trial might be to your benefit, many lawyers don’t go after police officers.  Especially attorneys that don’t normally practice DUI cases, often don’t even bother to contradict an officer’s specific observations of theContinue Reading

Challenging Breath and Blood Tests in a DUI

Challenging Breath and Blood Tests in a DUI at Trial Many people charged with a DUI, and even many lawyers that are not familiar with DUI defenses, don’t know that you can even challenge a breath or blood test in a case. Our Orange County DUI Lawyers do in every case, but often, part ofContinue Reading

Personal Injury: Car Accidents and Proving Fault

Understanding the factors that determine who is to blame for a car, motorcycle, or bicycle accident can be key in filing your personal injury claims. As with any type of accident, finding fault in a traffic accident is a matter of deciding who was careless or “negligent.” In most cases, common sense will prevail, butContinue Reading

Prepare to Meet Your Lawyer: The Uncomfortable Estate Planning Questions

For many, estate planning feels uncomfortable it forces us to acknowledge human limits; that we may become incapacitated mentally or physically; who gets what after we pass away; and what provisions we want taken for end of life care. Facing mortality is one of the hardest things we must do in life, but meeting withContinue Reading