Small Sample of Many DWI Successes
“I had over 20 drinks, officer”
Manhattan - My client admitted having over 20 drinks prior to being stopped – He had watery and bloodshot eyes - He was charged with DWI under 1192.3 -
Case eventually dismissed - all records sealed – no suspension, no fines, and no vehicle seizure action
Ran a Red Light
Queens - After running a red light, my client blew a 0.15 and spoke with slurred speech and had watery, bloodshot eyes -
all criminal charges were dropped - small fine - no jail time
Clubbing All Night
Manhattan – On the way home from a club on the west side, client stopped after making illegal U turn – admits clubbing all night and drinking several vodka & tonics – blew 0.12 –
all criminal charges dropped – no jail – car returned to client – case resolved quickly
Over Twice the Limit
Manhattan - A client was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated with a blood alcohol level of over 0.18 and charged with a misdemeanor which would have created a criminal record.
All criminal charges were dismissed, small fine.
New Years Eve and Over Twice the Limit
Westchester - Client was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated at 3am following New Year's Eve and as he was driving from Manhattan. With a blood alcohol level of over 0.19, he was charged with Aggravated DWI -
a charge which was successfully dropped.
Another DWI Success
Brooklyn - Client stopped after driving from a popular restaurant – admitted drinking alcohol to arresting officer -
all charges eventually dismissed - record sealed - no jail time, no fine, no suspension
DWI and Driver’s Side Door Full of Marijuana
Queens – After being stopped for talking on his cell phone, officer smelled marijuana smoke and subsequently searched car revealing a bag of marijuana in the driver’s side door – client admitted smoking marijuana -
all criminal charges dropped, small fine, no license suspension (#467)
Manhattan - Client, who had prior arrests, was observed with glassy and bloodshot eyes and slurred speech and admitted smoking marijuana and angel dust –
All Charges Dismissed – No fines, no suspension, and no vehicle forfeiture action
Queens - After being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and possessing a marijuana cigarette, this client reached out to me and during the first court appearance,
I successfully convinced the prosecutor to dismiss all criminal charges.
DWI / Narcotics
The Bronx - After a client was observed driving in an erratic manner and holding a bag with several hundred tablets of a controlled substance, he was charged with a serious felony which carried the risk of a state prison sentence.
Case reduced to a misdemeanor with a small fine.
New York - A client was prosecuted in New York for driving while intoxicated with minor children in her car. It was her second time facing DWI charges.
Case resolved with only a misdemeanor although she initially faced up to four years in state prison.
Brooklyn – Client stopped for driving 125 mph on his way to work – During traffic stop, officer smelled alcohol and allegedly slurring his speech – client admitted drinking -
all criminal charges dropped, small fine, short license suspension, brief alcohol program (#331)