Monthly Archives: April 2012

Jurors to Avoid in Pierce County DUI Cases (Part 1)

Pierce County DUI Defense Lawyer This post is the first in a two-part series that discusses biases that you definitely don’t want your Pierce County DUI defense lawyer to have. It’s true that every DUI case is one of a … Continue reading

How to Find an “Ideal” Juror – Part 1

King County DUI Attorney Overall, the best juror for a DUI defendant is someone who: Drinks alcohol; Drives; and Is tolerant and nonjudgmental. In your case, the ideal juror will have these traits and other traits that relate to your … Continue reading

Pretext Stops – Part 3: Vehicle Equipment Violations

King County Defense Attorney This is the third part of my series on pretext stops. Here, we discuss the “vehicle equipment violation” reason for pulling over a driver. Sometimes, that is a legitimate reason for a stop; other times, it … Continue reading

Pretext Stops – Part 1: What is a “Pretext” Stop?

South King County DUI Attorney As long as an officer stops a driver for a legitimate reason, such as erratic driving, it does not matter that the officer’s real reason for stopping the driver was to search the car for … Continue reading

Preparing to Meet with Your King County DUI Attorney: Part 2

South King County DUI Defense Lawyer Preparing to Meet with Your King County DUI Attorney: Part 2 In a previous post, I discussed how to prepare for you initial meeting with a South King County DUI defense lawyer. That post … Continue reading

Time-Sensitive Evidence in Your King County DUI Case

South King County DUI Defense Attorney If you hire a South King County DUI defense attorney to handle your DUI charges, your attorney will need to gather information and organize the evidence in your case. Some evidence may be time-sensitive … Continue reading

What information will be helpful to my King County DUI lawyer in preparing my defense?

South King County DUI Lawyer In order to successfully defend you against a DUI charge, your South King County DUI lawyer will need to obtain all the evidence relevant to your case – helpful and harmful. In most cases, your South … Continue reading

Formal discovery requests in a DUI case involving blood or urine testing

King County Criminal Defense Lawyer In every DUI case involving blood or urine testing, your King County criminal defense lawyer will need to make formal discovery requests to obtain evidence necessary for your defense. These discovery requests often focus on … Continue reading

Your King County DUI lawyer will gather information by means of formal “discovery”

King County Defense Lawyer To prepare for negotiations or court proceedings in a DUI case, your King County defense lawyer will need to obtain relevant information and evidence. This can be done by means of an independent investigation and/or by … Continue reading

Strategies for Interacting with the Prosecution

King County Criminal Lawyer As an experienced King County criminal lawyer, I know how important it is to keep my eye on the prosecutor. The outcome of your DUI charges may depend, in part, on the prosecutor assigned to handle … Continue reading