Month: June 2019

Finding the Right DUI Lawyer

By sonickyouth

Driving under the influence is a criminal charge that many prosecutors do not take lightly. All states have implemented mandatory penalties for those found guilty, and judges are required to follow specific guidelines when determining appropriate punishment when a conviction has been reached. All defendants are required to have adequate legal counsel when cases are being negotiated to avoid taking a case to trial, and many times defendant legal counsel will be provided by a public defender assigned by the court when the defendant cannot afford an attorney. This situation rarely bodes well for the accused. Cases that involve borderline evidence could still be prosecuted as a strong case without an aggressive personal criminal defense attorney who will take serious interest in the issue. Nevada provides public defenders at both the state and county level, but the attorneys work for the state and local governments that will be prosecuting the … Read the rest