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Should You Refuse a Breathalyzer

Getting pulled over is always a stressful experience. If you add to the fact you think you may have had a little too much to drink, then it’s even worse. As a criminal defense attorney in Columbus that focuses on DUI law and defense, the question frequently pops up: “Should I refuse to take the breathalyzer… read more

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

DUI Child Endangerment Laws in Ohio

In the Ohio court system, an operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI) sentence can be enhanced to a DUI plus child endangerment charges if a minor is in the vehicle. With these escalated charges comes a more severe sentencing. Child endangerment is an act that Ohio state law takes seriously, in an attempt to help… 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