Understanding VA Open Container Laws

You may not realize that states, including Virginia, have been incentivized since 1998 to enact open container laws. States that do not enact open container laws lose a portion of their federal highway construction funding. What Are Open Container Laws? Open container...

Causing injury in a drunk driving accident

Most Virginians have a basic understanding of the laws related to driving under the influence. A conviction for DUI will lead to various penalties, including the possibility of jail time, fines, a driver’s license suspension and more. The circumstances and...

What if I face a commercial driver DUI?

Commercial drivers in Virginia and across the U.S. have a responsibility to remain sober when they are on the road. Since they drive for a living, it can be problematic if they drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Law enforcement treats these violations...

Common defenses against DUI charges

Everyone who is accused of a crime deserves a defense, and that includes people who have been accused of drunk driving. With the help of a skilled defense lawyer, you can defend yourself against DUI charges, and protect your license, your freedom and your future.There...