Van Nuys Courthouse, Los Angeles County, Client: R.R.
Client charged with two counts of DUI and one count of driving without
a license. Client was a new resident to California and had not yet received
her CA license. She faced 180 days jail and $5000 in fines, 5 years probation,
3 month alcohol program. Result: DUI charges dismissed, Exhibition of
speed, 24 months probation, $1200 fine, no jail, no alcohol program.
Santa Clarita Courthouse, Los Angeles County, Client: M.H.
Client charged with two counts of DUI. He was involved in a solo traffic
collision in a canyon road on a wet night. His offer was to plead to the
DUI, get 5 years probation, 3 month alcohol program, $2,500 in fines,
20 days community labor for CalTrans, MADD program, and 5 months of IID
in his car. Client wanted to join the Air-Force. We discovered that the
blood test being used by the prosecution was not even our client's
blood!! Result: Dry reckless (no mention of alcohol), $150 base fine,
2 years informal probation. No classes, no labor, no IID, no MADD, and
severely reduced fines.
Ventura Courthouse, Ventura County, Client: J.M.
Client charged with a second offense DUI (while on probation for 1st offense
also in Ventura County). Result: Case dismissed! No probation violation!
Needless to say, the client was ecstatic!
Westminster Court, Orange County, Client: A.H.
Client discovered a 6 year-old bench warrant from old DUI case after getting
denied for a new job based on a felony warrant appearing on a background
search. She faced 180 days jail and a probation violation. Result: No
probation violation, probation terminated, case closed, no adverse action
to client, and the court entered into the minutes a "nunc pro tunc"
order that means it is as if the violation never occurred. Client advised
the potential employer and was subsequently offered the job.
Metropolitan Courthouse, Los Angeles County, Client: R.Y.
Client was charged with two counts of DUI. He had bad FST's and a relatively
high blood alcohol reading. We found that the cop had completely messed
up the FST's. Result: Both DUI charges dismissed and client received
an Exhibition of Speed. The fine was reduced by more than half, no alcohol
classes, no IID, no MADD classes