Facing an Underage DUI in Arizona: What You Need to Know if You’re Under 21

Arizona has a zero-tolerance policy for driving under the influence (DUI) when you’re under 21. If you get pulled over with any amount of alcohol in your system, you can be charged with an underage DUI—and you will need to work with an experienced DUI defense lawyer to avoid unnecessary penalties. But, as an underage [...]

By |2024-05-02T08:37:38-04:00April 1st, 2024|DUI Defense|

DUI Charges & Foreign Citizens in Arizona: 5 Things You Need to Know

If you are a foreign citizen living in Arizona, getting arrested for DUI could have significant consequences for your immigration status. Drunk driving convictions can trigger deportation (or “removal”) proceedings in many cases—and, if you get deported for a DUI, you could find it extremely difficult to return to the United States in the future. [...]

By |2024-05-02T08:42:50-04:00March 1st, 2024|DUI Defense|

DUI Charges Against Doctors and Nurses in Arizona: What You Need to Know

If you are a doctor, nurse, or other licensed medical professional in Arizona, getting arrested for DUI can have significant consequences for your career. Simply being charged with DUI triggers an obligation to report your arrest to your licensing board, and DUI charges could lead to disciplinary action regardless of the outcome of your criminal [...]

By |2024-05-02T08:52:51-04:00February 1st, 2024|DUI Defense|

5 Reasons Not to Plead Guilty to a DUI Charge in Arizona

If you are facing a DUI charge, you might be thinking about pleading guilty. This might seem like the easiest way to deal with your situation—especially if you got caught driving drunk. But, pleading guilty to a DUI in Arizona can prove to be a very costly mistake. When you plead guilty, this puts a [...]

By |2024-03-22T02:41:14-04:00January 29th, 2024|DUI Defense|

DUI charges in Arizona: What You Need to Know After a DUI Arrest in Arizona

Each year, we publish many free resources for individuals facing DUI charges in Arizona. While these resources are not a substitute for personalized legal advice, they are intended to help you begin to understand what you need to know after a drunk driving arrest. Drunk driving charges carry substantial penalties in Arizona, so you must [...]

By |2024-03-29T08:10:49-04:00December 27th, 2023|DUI Defense|

Not to Ignore Your Arizona DUI During the Holiday Season

7 Reasons Not to Ignore Your Arizona DUI During the Holiday Season If you get a DUI during the holiday season, it can be tempting to ignore it. Why meet with a lawyer and go to court when you could be spending time with your friends and family? The holiday season only comes once a [...]

By |2024-03-22T02:46:14-04:00December 1st, 2023|DUI Defense|

10 Reasons Not to Try to Handle Your Arizona DUI Case On Your Own

If you are facing a driving under the influence (DUI) charge in Arizona, you have an important decision to make: Should you hire a lawyer to represent you? For most people, this question comes down to cost. It costs money to hire a lawyer, and paying a lawyer’s legal fees might not seem worth it [...]

By |2024-03-15T09:21:32-04:00July 1st, 2023|DUI Defense|

Can You Be Convicted of DUI in Arizona if the Police Don’t Have Your BAC?

If you got pulled over for drunk driving and refused the breath test, you may have been surprised when the officer arrested you for driving under the influence (DUI). Without evidence of your blood alcohol concentration (BAC), how could the officer establish probable cause for a DUI arrest? Even more importantly, how will prosecutors be [...]

By |2024-02-08T06:08:25-05:00June 1st, 2023|DUI Defense|

What Happens When You Cause a DUI Accident in Arizona?

Arizona has some of the harshest DUI penalties in the country. But, if you cause a serious or fatal accident while driving under the influence, the consequences of your arrest can be far more severe. Causing injury or death while driving under the influence is a felony offense, and a conviction can lead to [...]

By |2024-03-15T09:22:49-04:00May 1st, 2023|DUI Defense|

Can You Still Fight a DUI if You Admitted to Drinking in Arizona?

When the police pull you over on suspicion of drunk driving, there are a lot of mistakes you can make on the side of the road. One of these mistakes is admitting that you have been drinking. But, how costly is this mistake really—and can you still fight your DUI if you admitted to drinking [...]

By |2023-04-19T17:54:38-04:00April 1st, 2023|DUI Defense|