The California DUI Process Inherently Involves the DMV

California DUI. If you have been arrested for DUI in California, it is imperative that you understand that the process ahead of you involves more than proceedings in the state’s criminal courts. The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will be a key player, as well. The … [Read more...]

An Overview of How DUI Charges Can Affect Your Driver’s License

There are a number of ways DUI charges can lead to a suspension of your driver's license in Sonoma County Mendocino County and Lake County California.  Most people are familiar with the fact that the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) must immediately suspend a person’s privilege … [Read more...]

Restricted Drivers License Option May Be Beneficial for Some Drivers Accused of DUI

A provision within California law allows drivers accused of DUI to receive a restricted drivers license which may offer these drivers the key to maintaining some normalcy in their lives and, perhaps more importantly, save their jobs. A DUI arrest can create massive upheaval in … [Read more...]

“DUI Schools” in California

Throughout California many courts order people convicted of DUI to complete a DUI education program, or “DUI school,” as part of the convicted person’s sentence.  The Santa Rosa DUI lawyers at our firm know that this educational option is often a helpful alternative to more … [Read more...]

Drunken joyride ends in wreck, guilty plea for teen DUI

A teenage boy from Novato pled guilty last week to a DUI-related charge as a result of an ill-fated ride that ended when he drove his mother’s SUV, carrying himself and five friends, into a ditch. The teen may qualify for a diversion program, pending a report by the probation … [Read more...]

Arrested for a DUI Celebrity Chef Strikes Plea Deal

A celebrity chef, arrested for a DUI, struck a plea bargain with Santa Barbara County prosecutors to resolve her recent  DUI arrest, which arose following an accident in which the chef crashed her SUV. In June of this year, TV chef Cat Cora, one of the stars of Food Network's … [Read more...]

Common Concerns About Your License After a Santa Rosa DUI

Many people are concerned about the status of their driver’s license after being arrested for a DUI. Our Santa Rosa DUI attorneys know that being arrested for a DUI can be a stressful process, and we are here to guide you through this situation. California has an “Admin Per … [Read more...]

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