DUI Lawyer Columbus

BAC and How it Impairs Drivers

While alcohol might affect you and everyone else around you differently, if you have enough in your system, it could result in tragic consequences. The fact is, even if you don’t get into a deadly accident — the likelihood of which is much higher when you’re under the influence — you could still be charged… read more

A Breakdown of Ohio OVI/DUI Laws

Getting charged with an OVI or DUI can be an overwhelming and complicated experience as an individual. Whether it’s your first offense or you’ve had previous offenses, it’s still just as difficult to navigate the complicated legal process of these types of charges. In today’s blog post, we’ll provide you with a short and sweet… read more

Are DUI Sobriety Checkpoints Legal?

What exactly are the legalities behind DUI sobriety checkpoints? How is this an OK strategy for law enforcement to implement, and what does the Supreme Court have to say about this tactic used to catch drunk drivers? In today’s blog post, you’ll learn the answer to these questions and more, as sobriety checkpoints are legal… read more

DUIs – Beyond Alcohol

Alcohol is the main culprit of most DUI cases, but that doesn’t mean it’s the only substance that can land you the middle of a DUI case. In fact, according to data from Mothers Against Drunk Driving, about 18 percent of all motor vehicle driver deaths include drugs other than alcohol. In this blog post,… read more

When to Hire a DUI Lawyer for Your DUI Defense

Driving under the influence is considered a crime in every state, and if you find yourself in the midst of a DUI charge, you might find yourself wondering when you’ll need the help of a qualified and experienced DUI lawyer in Columbus. We’ll discuss the benefits of hiring a Columbus DUI lawyer for your DUI… read more

Your Guide to Field Sobriety Tests

It’s never a good idea to drink and drive, but sometimes, we understand you can get caught in an unwanted situation that you ultimately end up regretting. Nobody is perfect, and we all make mistakes — some of which are bigger than others. If you are being charged with a DUI or OVI, our DUI… read more

What’s the Difference Between a Revoked License and Suspended License?

Revoked License vs Suspended License Across the United States, one thing remains the same in every state — a revoked license is the permanent seizure of driving privileges while license suspension is a temporary punishment. What varies across the nation is what qualifies for a suspended vs revoked driver’s license. While each state’s department of… read more

Underage Drinking Laws in Ohio: What You Need to Know

The legal drinking age in Ohio is the same as the national consumption age, 21. If a minor is drinking, buying, or possess an alcoholic beverage (even a closed container), they may be arrested and charged with a host of offenses. Underage drinking is a serious crime in Ohio; simply possessing alcohol while underage is… read more

How Blood Alcohol Content Impairs Driving

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there is a predictable influence that a person’s blood alcohol content (BAC) will have on their driving ability. The CDC research is based on a 160 pound man and the amount of drinks (described as one 12 oz beer, one 1.5 oz shot, or one… read more

Can You Afford an OVI?

It’s no secret that getting an OVI can be expensive. You’ve probably seen all the recent ad campaigns discouraging drinking and driving by using the cost of being found guilty of Operating a Vehicle while Impaired (OVI), Ohio’s version of Driving While Intoxicated (DUI). Have you been wondering how accurate these ads are or just… read more