The Consequences Of Not Installing An Ignition Interlock After a Court Mandate

The Consequences Of Not Installing An Ignition Interlock After a Court Mandate The Importance Of Following All The Rules Regarding An Ignition Interlock Device If you’ve been convicted of a DUI in Arizona, one of your penalties may be a court directive to install an [...]

June 9th, 2022|DUI|

When Does a DUI Become a Felony In Arizona? How To Protect Your Rights

When Does a DUI Become a Felony In Arizona? How To Protect Your Rights Understanding The DUI Laws In Arizona Most DUIs in Arizona are misdemeanor violations, but that doesn’t mean a significant number can be charged as felonies. All DUIs in Arizona are related [...]

May 31st, 2022|DUI|

What If I Wasn’t Read My Miranda Rights? Will My Charges Be Dismissed?

What If I Wasn't Read My Miranda Rights? Will My Charges Be Dismissed? What Happens If The Police Do Not Read My Miranda Rights In a DUI Case? You've seen it on television shows and movies: When the police make an arrest, they are required [...]

April 20th, 2022|DUI|

How an Arizona DUI Conviction Can Influence Child Custody Arrangements

How an Arizona DUI Conviction Can Influence Child Custody Arrangements DUI and Custody Agreements.  Can DUI Charges Affect A Child Custody Case? There is a correlation between DUI and Custody Agreements.  Being convicted of driving under the influence can lead to serious legal consequences in [...]

July 5th, 2021|DUI, Family Law|

Will Recreational Marijuana Legalization Impact DUIs in Arizona?

Will Recreational Marijuana Legalization Impact DUIs in Arizona? Marijuana Legalization and DUI Law Arizona is one of many states that have legalized the use of marijuana recreationally, not just for medicinal purposes. That means that if you have marijuana in your possession, you will not [...]

June 30th, 2021|DUI|

How Reliable Are Field Sobriety Tests When Looking For DUI Offenders?

How Reliable Are Field Sobriety Tests When Looking For DUI Offenders? Why You Can't Trust On Field Sobriety Tests To Determine If You're Driving Under The Influence If you are pulled over on suspicion of drinking under the influence, the officer is likely to do [...]

May 26th, 2021|DUI|

Can You Trust the Validity of Breathalyzer Results in Arizona?

Can You Trust the Validity of Breathalyzer Results in Arizona? Hiring a DUI Defense Attorney To Challenge The Credibility Of a Breathalyzer Test If you are pulled over on suspicion of driving under the influence, the police officer is likely to give you a breathalyzer [...]

April 19th, 2021|DUI|

How Repeat DUI Offenses Are Gaining Increased Penalties In Arizona

How Repeat DUI Offenses Are Gaining Increased Penalties In Arizona Mesa's Leading DUI Attorneys Explain The Rising Penalties Of Multiple DUI Offenses If you are charged with driving under the influence, you need to hire the best Mesa DUI defense attorney you can find to [...]

March 10th, 2021|DUI|

The Loose Court Terms: “Operating” a Vehicle Under the Influence

The Loose Court Terms: “Operating” a Vehicle Under the Influence Avoid Conviction By Understanding DUI Laws In Arizona Usually, if someone is arrested and charged with driving under the influence, they were pulled over while they were actually driving. But that’s not always the case. [...]

December 28th, 2020|DUI|

Sleepy Driving and Drunk Driving: Are they Equally as Dangerous?

Sleepy Driving and Drunk Driving: Are they Equally as Dangerous? There has been an increase in conversation about drowsy driving and how dangerous it is. Between that and distracted driving (like texting while driving), we keep hearing about the risks they pose and how they [...]

September 1st, 2020|DUI|

Explaining Ignition Interlock Requirements in Arizona

Explaining Ignition Interlock Requirements in Arizona If you are convicted of driving under the influence in Arizona, you will have to install an ignition interlock device in your vehicle, at your own expense, after your 90-day license suspension. The device is connected to your vehicle’s [...]

April 10th, 2020|DUI|

6 Things Drunk Drivers Do that Make their Arrest More Complicated

6 Things Drunk Drivers Do that Make their Arrest More Complicated Getting stopped on suspicion of drinking and driving is a precarious situation. Anything you do during and after that stop can have a big impact on whether you are charged or ultimately convicted. If [...]

April 3rd, 2020|DUI|

The Arizona DUI Guide: Understanding “Impaired to the Slightest Degree”

The Arizona DUI Guide: Understanding “Impaired to the Slightest Degree” You know that you can be arrested if you are caught driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol. But you have likely gone to dinner or drinks with friends, had a glass of [...]

February 25th, 2020|DUI|

Driving under the Influence vs. Using a Cellphone: Which is More Dangerous?

Driving under the Influence vs. Using a Cellphone: Which is More Dangerous? We’ve all been guilty of answering the phone while we’re driving – or even of making a call or two ourselves. When you’re on a long drive or you’re stuck in traffic, talking [...]

October 9th, 2019|DUI|