To win back your driving privileges, proving to the Michigan Secretary of State hearing officers that your alcohol problem is under control and likely to remain under control is imperative. But sometimes that isn’t enough. I have been to several license restoration hearings where a client has demonstrated by the
On Day 4 of Serious Science for Serious Lawyers we are scheduled to work until 9pm so we started an hour late. That gave me a great opportunity to get in a mountain bile ride. I rode the Blue Sky Trail of Horse Tooth Mountain good for 22 miles and
Today is day three of NCDD’s Serious Science for Serious Lawyers in Fort Collins Colorado. There are a select group of 20 DUI attorneys from all over the country to learn the science of chemical testing in drunk driving cases and how to use it effectively in court for our
I am in Fort Collins Colorado as a faculty member for NCDD’s Serious Science for Serious Lawyers. Today is Tuesday, day two and we were introduced to two more Ph.D to teach us. Dr. Patricia Sulik and Dr. Robert Lantz, both from Rocky Mountain Labs. They both have Ph.D.s in
Because of my work with the Trial Lawyer’s College and my ACS Forensic Lawyer-Scientist Designation I was asked and accepted a position on the faculty of NCDD’s first blood-alcohol trail advocacy seminar located in Fort Collins Colorado. It’s called Serious Science for Serious Lawyers and is an intense and rich
Michigan DUI Lawyer There are two main chemical tests to determine the amount of alcohol in a driver for evidence in drunk driving cases. They are a breath alcohol test or a blood alcohol analysis. The arresting police officer usually makes that decision unless a driver refuses a breath test.
The strongest evidence in almost every DUI case is a chemical test. It could be a breath alcohol test on a Datamaster or a blood test analyzed by the Michigan State Police Forensic Science Department. To receive the best possible defense to a DUI charge the defense attorney must possess
SENATE BILL 207 – POLICE AND PROSECUTORS PLEASED THAT ‘ROADSIDE’ TESTS ARE RELABELED – NOW ADMISSIBLE IN COURT Michigan Senate Bill 207 – What Is It? Senators Rick Jones (R – 24th District) and Tonya Schuitmaker (R – 26th District) have amended legislation through the Michigan Senate ready for Governor
Why Does Choosing And ‘Being’ In Recovery Mean So Much Toward Getting Your Michigan Driver’s License Restored?
Michigan Driver's License Restoration Attorneys Why Is Everyone Else So Interested In This Prisoner’s Dilemma? Working in a criminal defense firm where we specialize in drunk driving, drug, and license restoration hearings cases, we have the opportunity and privilege to work with clients who are good people that have in
This morning I received a voice message from an old client thanking me for the work I did for him. 18 months ago I talked a judge into giving him the opportunity to keep a drug conviction off his record. I recall it was not easy but the judge reluctantly