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Category: DUI Defense

Getting a DUI is undoubtedly an incredibly stressful and life-altering event. While there is no shortage of legal advice and anecdotes going around regarding drunk driving cas…
Getting a DUI is undoubtedly an incredibly stressful and life-altering event. While there is no shortage of legal advice and anecdotes going around regarding drunk driving cases, one thing is for sure: hiring an attorney is essential in order to come out … https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/08/five-ways-attorney-can-help-your-dui-case/


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Category: Criminal Defense

En el estado de California si usted es descubierto conduciendo con un nivel de alcohol en sangre (BAC) que es 0.08% o más, usted será arrestado por conducir bajo de la influen…
Cuando estas enfrentando un DUI, debes tener en cuenta las graves consecuencias que haber sido acusado de un DUI conlleva. Un abogado defensor de DUI puede ayudar a proteger su licencia. Estas son algunas de las consecuencias por conducir bajo la influenc… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/07/fresno-defensa-de-conducir-borracho-las-consecuencias-de-conducir-bajo-la-influencia/


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Category: DUI Defense

A DUI charge is merely an accusation. It doesn't become official until the judge renders you guilty and sentences you time in jail, a fine, DUI classes and probation.. Until th…
A DUI charge is merely an accusation. It doesn't become official until the judge renders you guilty and sentences you time in jail, a fine, DUI classes and probation.. Until then, you have time to contact a reliable DUI defense attorney so that he can cal… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/02/your-drunk-driving-charge-doesnt-have-be-conviction/


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Category: DUI Defense

Often when a person is arrested for driving under the influence, they undergo more than one test for intoxication. However, what if those tests gave different results? What if one…
Often when a person is arrested for driving under the influence, they undergo more than one test for intoxication. However, what if those tests gave different results? What if one was below the legal limit while another was above? https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/08/what-happens-if-two-alcohol-tests-give-different-results-dui-case/


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Category: DUI Defense

Often if you are caught driving under the influence, you think you are done with before you even get into a court room. While the more drunk driving charges you have on the record,…
Often if you are caught driving under the influence, you think you are done with before you even get into a court room. While the more drunk driving charges you have on the record, the worse your case will be in court, you should never give up and just pl… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/07/drunk-driving-charge-doesnt-mean-your-guilty-dui/


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Category: DUI Defense

It's late at night, and you're driving home from a dinner party. The event was a smashing success. You may or may not have downed a few glasses of wine as you enjoyed the post-meal…
If you get charged with a DUI, the way you conducted yourself during the stop can influence the outcome of your case. Here's what to do when pulled over for DUI... https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/05/fresno-dui-attorney-what-do-when-pulled-over-dui/


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Category: DUI Defense

Because the charges in California for an driving under the influence (DUI) conviction are so steep—those convicted face a large fine, possible prison terms, and possible suspension…
Because the charges in California for an driving under the influence (DUI) conviction are so steep - those convicted face a large fine, possible prison terms, and possible suspension or revocation of their license - defendants often ask about methods to p… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/03/fresno-drunk-driving-defense-can-you-plead-down-wet-reckless/


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Category: DUI Defense

Drunk Driving defense stays apace of the law to protect your rights. A recent case turned the world of DUI defenses upside down. It is common knowledge that an individual suspected…
Drunk Driving defense stays apace of the law to protect your rights. A recent case turned the world of DUI defenses upside down. It is common knowledge that an individual suspected of being under the influence while driving must submit to a breathalyzer, … https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2016/09/fresno-drunk-driving-defense-invokes-new-constitutional-law-protect-dui-clients/


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Category: DUI Defense

A recent article from the Orange County Register reminds people of an important legal difficulty they may run into if they're arrested for a DUI offense. Even if you aren't con…
A recent article from the Orange County Register reminds people of an important legal difficulty they may run into if they're arrested for a DUI offense. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2014/09/drunk-driving-attorney-fresno-reminds-you-about-how-you-can-lose-your-license-even-without-dui-conviction/


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Category: DUI Defense

A recent list of the 10 worst cities in the US for DUI fatalities included four California cities: San Bernardino, Riverside, Fresno, and Sacramento. DUI crashes can claim the …
DUI crashes can claim the lives of drivers, passengers, and pedestrians. For example, a teenager recently passed away when an allegedly intoxicated driver crashed headlong into his vehicle. A recent list of the 10 worst cities in the US for DUI fatalities… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2014/08/drunk-driving-attorney-fresno-what-charges-could-you-face-fatal-dui-crash/


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Category: DUI Defense

A Fresno woman recently went on trial for DUI murder. What were some of the key details of her case? Why might prosecutors have charged her with murder? Most people don't know …
Most people don't know that a DUI incident resulting in someone's death may lead to murder charges. People assume that vehicular or gross vehicular manslaughter are the most serious charges possible in such a situation. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2014/07/fresno-dui-attorney-looks-recent-watson-murder-case/


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Category: DUI Defense

Ask 100 people the first thing they think of when they hear “driving under the influence” and 99 will probably say “alcohol.”  But in California and many other states, you can be …
Ask 100 people the first thing they think of when they hear “driving under the influence” and 99 will probably say “alcohol.” But in California and many other states, you can be prosecuted for having legally-obtained prescription drugs in your system. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2014/07/fresno-dui-attorney-dui-also-about-legally-obtained-prescription-drugs/


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Category: DUI Defense

With the summer upon us, police forces across California are increasing their patrols to catch traffic violators and drunk drivers. Increased patrol equals increased tickets and r…
With the summer upon us, police forces across California are increasing their patrols to catch traffic violators and drunk drivers. Increased patrol equals increased tickets and revenue for California police departments. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2014/07/busted-during-summer-saturation-patrol-fresno-dui-attorney-can-help-you/


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Category: Case Results

Sometimes, with the hectic life of being a courtroom attorney, I don't get a ton of time to post some of the great results we've been getting for our clients.  But I thought I'd t…
This blog article discusses some recent victories obtained by Fresno Criminal and DUI Attorney Michael E. Mitchell. We highlight some of the awesome results we've obtained for our clients in Fresno and in the surrounding counties. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2014/06/recent-victories-our-clients/


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Category: Traffic Crimes

It's been all over the news here in Fresno, and perhaps it's time a Fresno criminal lawyer talks about it and gives expert interpretation. It was a tragic event that deserves t…
It's been all over the news here in Fresno, and perhaps it's time a Fresno criminal lawyer talks about it and gives expert interpretation. It was a tragic event that deserves to be chronicled, in a situation that is difficult for everyone involved. In lat… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2014/03/fresno-criminal-lawyer-comments-fatal-fresno-drunk-driving-collision/


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