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Could a Mistake Ruin My Case While My OUI Is Pending?

Posted on : May 6, 2021
When you’re pulled over for drunk driving, your credibility will be put to the test in court. If you plead not guilty and claim that you weren’t intoxicated or impaired at the time of your arrest, it can come down to whether you appear trustworthy, responsible, and unlikely to reoffend.  It’s important to ensure your [Read More]

Can An OUI Lawyer Still Help Me If I Plead Guilty?

Posted on : April 2, 2021
Were you stopped on the suspicion of operating your vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs? Your life can change in an instant. It’s important to thoroughly evaluate your case with the help of an experienced drunk driving attorney before you make any decisions on how to proceed with your case. Here’s what you [Read More]

How Do I Fight a Failed Field Sobriety Test?

Posted on : March 16, 2021
Whether or not you were under the influence of alcohol or drugs when you were pulled over, if you fail a field sobriety test, you can be fairly confident you’ll be arrested and charged with OUI. Here’s how you can fight against field sobriety failures and what to do to get help navigating the complicated [Read More]

What Will Happen If I’m Pulled Over for OUI and I Have a Child In My Vehicle?

Posted on : February 10, 2021
The penalties for driving while intoxicated in Massachusetts are harsh, but they become even more serious when a child is involved. If you were charged with OUI of drugs or alcohol and you had a child passenger in your car, you face life-changing penalties.  Here’s what you need to know about getting pulled over for [Read More]

How Do Police Officers Decide to Arrest Someone for OUI?

Posted on : January 20, 2021
Law enforcement officers cannot make an arrest without sufficient evidence that someone has committed a crime. In the case of OUI, the officer must be reasonably sure that you are inebriated and unsafe to drive your vehicle.  Before deciding to take you into custody for operating your vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol, [Read More]

What Should I Know Before Hiring an OUI Lawyer?

Posted on : December 31, 2020
Hampden Criminal Defense
Hiring An OUI Lawyer In Hampden Were you arrested for operating your vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol? Here’s what you should know prior to hiring an OUI attorney.  1. Time Is Of the Essence  One of the most important things to know after being arrested for operating your vehicle under the influence [Read More]

Common Criminal Offenses

Posted on : December 6, 2020
Top 5 Most Common Criminal Offense in the United States A statistic by the FBI revealed that property crime is the most prevalent crime in the United States, with property crime reported every three seconds and violent crime every 22 seconds. Property crimes are the most reported crimes contrary to the general belief that violent [Read More]

What Are the Top Ways to Avoid a Holiday OUI Charge in Massachusetts?

Posted on : November 15, 2020
Indulging in a few alcoholic beverages during the holiday season is a tradition for many Massachusetts residents. However, this also translates into an uptick in OUI stops and arrests made by law enforcement officers.  If you plan on consuming alcohol this holiday season, it’s important to be proactive about avoiding driving while intoxicated and to [Read More]

What Indicators of Operating Under the Influence Do Police Check For?

Posted on : October 15, 2020
If a police officer wants to pull a citizen over on the suspicion of drunk driving, they must first have probable cause or good reason to believe you’re guilty of a crime. Here are some things that law enforcement officers are trained to look for when determining if a driver is operating under the influence [Read More]

What Are 4 Ways I Can Fight an OUI Charge in Massachusetts?

Posted on : September 30, 2020
OUI Defenses In Massachusetts If you were charged with operating under the influence of drugs or alcohol (OUI) in Massachusetts, you may be facing very serious criminal penalties if convicted. You may think the police have a slam-dunk case, but here are four proven defense strategies an attorney can use to help you fight the [Read More]