To limit the power of the new federal government, the Founding Fathers added the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. This measure prohibits federal officers from conducting unreasonable searches and seizures. As an offshoot, courts developed the reasonable suspicion requirement. Officers must have specific, articulable facts of criminal activity before […]

If you’ve never been arrested for a DUI before, you’re probably wondering whether or not you need to hire a DUI attorney. Oftentimes we get this question when a client comes to us with no prior record. Since prosecutors will typically offer a first-offense plea deal, it can be hard […]