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Statutory Rape (Dismissed) :: Murder (Reversed on Appeal, Mistrial, Client Freed on Time Served) :: Murder (Client Exonerated) :: Fraud by Public Official (Client Exonerated) :: Rape (Charge Reduced to Misdemeanor; Probation) :: Assault with Intent to Murder (Dismissed at Trial) :: Medicare Fraud and Abuse (Dismissed) :: Child Abuse Charge v. Police Official (Dismissed Before Trial) :: DUI Murder Charge (Reduced to Misdemeanor; Probation) :: Federal Indictment of Sheriff (Dismissed with Prejudice at Trial) :: Truck/Car Wreck Causing Quadriplegia (Multi-Million Dollar Settlement) :: Medicare Fraud and Abuse Investigation (Dismissed) :: Illegal Gambling Charges and Criminal Forfeiture (Dismissed and Property Returned) :: Theft of Property, 1st Degree (Dismissed) :: Assault (Dismissed) :: Capital Murder (Reduced to Manslaughter) :: Domestic Violence (Dismissed) :: Unlawful Possession of Marijuana; Public Intoxication (Dismissed) :: Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance (Dismissed) :: Domestic Violence (Dismissed) :: Domestic Violence; Harassment; Criminal Coercion (Dismissed) :: Driving Under the Influence (Dismissed) :: Criminal Trespassing; Disorderly Conduct (Dismissed) :: Trafficking Marijuana; Traffic Cocaine (Cases Dismissed) :: Failure to Register (Dismissed) :: Federal Unlawful Distribution of a Controlled Substance; 3 Counts (Acquittal-Dismissed with Prejudice) :: Federal Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substance-Crack Cocaine (Dismissed) :: Rape, 1st Degree (Dismissed) :: Public Intoxication (Dismissed) :: Theft of Property (Dismissed) :: Time Restrictions Employment; Minor Employed/Alcoholic Beverages Sold (Dismissed) :: Minor in Possession (Dismissed) :: Assault, 2nd Degree (Dismissed) :: Theft of Property (Dismissed) :: Driving Under the Influence (Dismissed) :: Sexual Abuse, 1st Degree (Amended to Misdemeanor Harassment) :: Attempted Rape 1st Degree, Sodomy 1st Degree, Attempted Burglary (Attempted Rape amended to Assault 3rd, Remaining cases Dismissed) :: Assault (Dismissed) :: Driving Under the Influence, 2nd Offense (Dismissed) :: Domestic Violence (Dismissed) :: Gambling Possession; Gambling Promoting; Criminal Forfeiture; Unlawful Possession of Firearm; Unlawful Possession of Marijuana and Unlawful Possession of Paraphernalia (All Felony Charges Dismissed; Unsupervised Probation on Misdemeanor Charges; Forfeiture Property Returned) :: Domestic Violence/Harassment (Dismissed) :: Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance (Dismissed) :: Theft of Property, 1st (Amended to the Misdemeanor charge of Theft of Property, 3rd) :: Interfering with Custody (Amended to the Misdemeanor charge of Obstruction of Government Operations) :: Unlawful Distribution of a Controlled Substance (Unsupervised Probation Granted; Dismissal of Unlawful Distribution of Marijuana and Possession of Paraphernalia) :: Theft of Property (Dismissed) :: Sexual Abuse of a Minor (Dismissed) :: Harassing Communications (Dismissed) :: Sexual Abuse, 1st Degree (Amended to Misdemeanor Harassment) :: Unlawful Possession of Marijuana (Dismissed) :: Capital Murder (Acquittal) :: Making Terrorist Threat; Domestic Violence 3rd (Dismissed on Plea to Public Intoxication) :: Child Abuse 1st Degree (No Billed) :: Harassment (Dismissed)

DUI Defense Attorneys in Birmingham

A conviction on a DUI charge has serious consequences. You face the prospect of a fine, the loss of your driver's license, increased insurance premiums and jail time. The good news for people who have been arrested is that successful defense of DUI charges is possible.

The Bloomston Firm, an experienced criminal defense law firm, defends the rights and freedom of people accused of drunk driving. A DUI defense attorney at our firm is prepared to explain DUI penalties and defend you at all stages of the criminal justice process, including a jury trial, if that is the best option for you based on your circumstances.

Call 205-212-9700 or send an e-mail for a free consultation.

First-time offenders who had a BAC of .15 or greater now face up to one year in jail and fines up to $4,200. Get the experienced defense help you need as soon as possible.

Successfully Defending a DUI Charge

The worst thing you can do is represent yourself against criminal charges or simply plead guilty. This will almost always produce a worse result than if you have experienced legal representation. The truth is, DUI cases can be won. Attorneys Attorneys at the firm know this to be a fact because they have succeeded in numerous difficult DUI cases.

In defending you, a criminal law attorney at The Bloomston Firm will thoroughly investigate the circumstances of your arrest. Did the police have probable cause to stop your vehicle? Did the officer have reason to believe you were over the legal limit? Were the field sobriety tests and the blood alcohol test conducted properly? These and other aspects of your case could form the basis for a successful defense of the charges you face from a:

One specific penalty you face is having an Ignition Interlock device installed in your car. You could face this penalty after your first DUI conviction if your BAC was .15 or greater, if someone was injured, if a child was in the vehicle or if you failed to provide a BAC sample.

Your Driver's License

In addition to the criminal charge, a DUI arrest begins an administrative process that could lead to the loss of your driver's license. A DUI defense attorney will represent you in the administrative hearing, and will establish some facts that may be of use in the criminal proceeding. It may not be possible to avoid a license suspension, but the firm will try to avoid this possibility and even negotiate a shorter suspension period.

You have 10 days from the date of your DUI arrest to request an administrative hearing. If you fail to request this hearing, your driver's license will be automatically suspended, simply because you have been charged.

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For a free initial consultation with a lawyer at our firm, call 205-212-9700 or send an e-mail.

Birmingham AL Criminal Defense Attorneys The Bloomston Firm

http://www.bloomstoncallaway.com 205-212-9700 The Bloomston Firm is a client-focused criminal defense law firm that gives their clients the personal treatment they need and deserve. Charged with a crime? Contact the Birmingham, Alabama lawyers.

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