Getting Sound Advice

Getting Sound Advice

  • What Resisting Arrest Means To A DUI Charge

    Getting pulled over and then arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) are serious matters. Things could go from bad to worse, though, if the circumstances of the arrest involved certain aggravating factors. Some of the below can lead to enhanced penalties and a compounding of counts and charges. Read on to find out more about what an aggravated DUI charge due to resisting arrest means. The Surprise Charge: Resisting Arrest

  • Disclosure Tips For Home Sellers

    If you are preparing to sell the home you own, there are some things that you must be aware of and understand. Certain mistakes made along the way can potentially cost you the sale of your home, or even leave you facing legal charges of fraud and misrepresentation. Here are some of the material issues that you legally have to disclose to any potential buyer as part of the deal.

  • Getting A DWI Taken Off Of Your Record

    Having a pristine driving and criminal record can help you in a lot of situations. Many careers that involve driving will require you to have a clean driving record with no violations for a certain number of years prior to applying for the job. Most jobs will do a background check before offering you a position. Most jobs will hire applicants that have no criminal history. If you have a DWI on your record from some time ago, you may find that this is holding you back from jobs and other interests.

  • Why Foreigners In The U.S. Should Be Extra Careful With Criminal Charges

    As a foreigner facing criminal charges in the U.S., you have more to lose compared to a criminal suspect who is a citizen of the country. This means you can't afford any misstep in your legal defense. Here are a few examples of complications you may face as a result of your foreigner status: You May Be Barred From Leaving the Country As a criminal suspect, you may be barred from leaving the country until your case is resolved.

  • 4 Things to Do if a Family Member Is Arrested on Drug Charges

    No one wants a family member getting arrested on drug charges, but it is a reality that happens too often. Sometimes people are falsely accused of this criminal act. Authorities may try to persuade the family members of accused individuals to testify against them. The following are a few things you should do if your loved one is accused. Determine if they have a bond and if they are dependable. Some people who get drug charges are able to get temporary releases on bond.

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    Getting Sound Advice

    When I was younger, I had a hard time following the rules. I got in with a bad group of friends, and I found myself in juvenile detention more than a few times. When I was sixteen, a teacher sat me down and explained where my life was leading. That teacher was the first person that believed in me, and I decided not to let him down. That day, I decided to change my life, and I did. Because of his sound advice, I was able to finish high school, get into a great college, and become a criminal attorney. I understand the uphill battle that troubled youth face, and I want to use this website to teach other people what they need to do to turn things around.