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Month: April 2017

What Penalties am I Facing for a DUI with Injuries in Florida?

People have been drinking alcohol with friends, family and their coworkers for thousands of years. It wasn’t until recently when the automobile became an American staple, that drinking became such a dangerous endeavor. On foot, the only one that you’re likely to harm while under the influence is yourself, unless you’re operating heavy machinery. Once you climb behind the wheel,…

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What Is a Pre-File Investigation?

Do you have reason to believe that you are currently being investigated by the police or one of their trained detectives? If your answer is “yes,” surely something led you to that conclusion. Perhaps the police have been asking around about you, or perhaps a detective left his card at your house while you were out. Or, perhaps your friends…

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Can a Miami DUI Affect Immigration & Travel?

Miami is one of the most ethnically diverse cities in South Florida, let alone the nation, and that’s one of the beauties of our great city. Thousands of Miami’s residents came from countries, such as Cuba, Nicaragua, Honduras, Venezuela, Haiti, and Jamaica looking for a better life, and they found it. Being such a culturally-rich city, many of the people…

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Can a DUI Conviction Affect Child Custody?

If you were recently arrested for DUI and child custody is an issue, you may be wondering if a DUI conviction could have an impact on child custody, and understandably so! Are you worried that if your children’s other parent learns of your DUI, that they will use this as an opportunity to gain custody? Unfortunately, a DUI conviction can…

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Do I Have to Disclose My DUI on Job Applications?

If you are facing driving under the influence (DUI) charges in Miami-Dade County or anywhere else in Florida and you are in the market for a new job, or anticipate job hunting in the future, you may be wondering, “What are the requirements for disclosing DUIs on job applications?” Since I get asked this question frequently, I decided to dedicate…

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Will I Get Kicked Out of the Military for a DUI?

DUI in the Military The military has many rewards such as the GI Bill, tuition benefits, advanced technical and specialty training, tax-free housing, world travel, a military pension, healthcare, and of course the pride and honor of serving our country to name a few. When you serve in the military, you learn self-discipline, respect, and you demonstrate your honor and…

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Is My Name Going to be in the Paper After a DUI Arrest?

Other people’s misfortunes are always a source of interest. That’s why newspapers continue to publish a “police blotter” of DUI arrests. It sells papers. Newspapers themselves have dwindled in popularity as electronic sources of information have grown in popularity over the past two decades. Editors face less space in the print edition, lower ad revenues, less newsroom resources, less staff…

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