If you have been arrested for a Riverside County DUI, you probably think you are facing a cut-and-dried plea of guilty. That is frequently not true, as this 75-page website helps explain.
In many instances these cases can be successfully resolved by a knowledgeable and experienced Riverside DUI attorney.
Yes, you and your lawyer will face several tough challenges in trying to obtain a favorable deal from our local prosecutors:
1. Jurors do not like drunk drivers.
2. Most jurors respect and believe police officers.
3. The DUI legal process is slanted to the prosecution’s side.
4. The prosecutor has chemical evidence indicating your guilt.
Because the prosecutor has a strong hand and knows it, an intelligent and sophisticated defense is needed to bring some balance to the plea negotiations. If you have a high-quality case, a trial may be your best choice.
We have been handling DUI cases in Riverside County and the rest of Southern California since 1984, and have learned much about obtaining favorable deals, outright dismissals, and winning verdicts for clients. This extensive website will introduce you to some of that knowledge.
When you first tell us the story of your arrest for a Southern California or Riverside County DUI, we will be mentally thumbing through a lengthy catalog of available defenses to see which fit best. Most DUI defenses fall into these 10 categories:
The decision whether or not to go to trial should not be made until the case has been thoroughly investigated. After we have all the facts, we will evaluate:
After we have completed our investigation, we will give you our candid assessment of your odds of success at trial. We can give you a preliminary assessment of your case at the initial interview.
Prior to our initial interview, it will be helpful if you spend some time reviewing this website. Its 75 pages are loaded with usable information and detailed answers. We especially recommend:
We are happy to personally answer any questions that remain after you review our website, or to assess your Southern California or Riverside County DUI case without cost or obligation. To begin the process, you may complete the short Case Evaluation Form to your right or contact us at:
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