TEMPE DUI AND CRIMINAL ATTORNEY
FORMER POLICE OFFICER AND PROSECUTOR
Given the ever growing population, location of Arizona State University and number of bars and restaurants in the downtown area, the City of Tempe Police Department and Prosecutor's Office aggressively enforces and prosecutes crimes including DUI, drug possession, domestic violence and property offenses. If arrested for a misdemeanor offense and ordered to appear in the Tempe Municipal Court, you risk the possibility of:
- Suspension of Your Driving Privileges
- Vehicle Impound
- Mandatory Education or Counseling
Call (480) 833-8613 For a Free Consultation
During the last twenty years, my practice has been solely devoted to representing people accused of DUI, felony and misdemeanor offenses. Prior to opening my firm, I gained valuable experience as a police officer and detective and as a DUI and felony prosecutor with the Maricopa County Attorney's Office. My extensive experience as a police officer and prosecutor allows me to quickly identify issues which are important to your defense and obtain the most favorable outcome for you. I have been able to negotiate substantial reductions in charges, have litigated a number of motions aimed at having evidence suppressed or cases dismissed and have conducted jury trials throughout the state while defending thousands of individuals charged with DUI, misdemeanor crimes and violent offenses.
Tempe DUI Defense
There are a number of questions you will have after being charged with DUI in the Tempe Municipal Court. These may include, but are not limited to:
- Will I be required to serve time in jail?
- Will I lose my driver's license?
- How can I get my vehicle out of impound?
- How will a DUI affect my job?
- What are the fines and fees?
I have represented hundreds of individuals charged with DUI, Extreme DUI and Super Extreme DUI in the Tempe City Court. Given my experience and familiarity with the Tempe Court and prosecutors, I can provide you with the assistance necessary to navigate through all of the difficulties associated with a DUI charge and obtain the most favorable result possible. There are many issues which must be thoroughly examined when defending against a DUI charge.
Click here for more information related to defending DUI charges, to see a list of my recent DUI victories or to view frequently asked questions related to a DUI charge in Arizona.
Tempe Criminal Defense
Although the Tempe City Court's jurisdiction is limited to misdemeanor offenses, a conviction could still result in severe penalties and long lasting effects upon your future. Specifically, convictions can involve:
- Six months jail
- Three years probation
- Fines totaling $2,500 plus mandatory surcharges
- Loss of your right to own a firearm
- Loss of a fingerprint clearance card
- Mandatory counseling programs
Over the last twenty years, I have assisted many people who have been arrested in Tempe and charged with offenses involving:
and various other offenses. I have been successful in obtaining favorable results for my clients and have often secured a complete dismissal their charges or a significant reduction in the penalties they would have otherwise suffered.
Charged with a Felony? (480) 833-8613
As a former police detective, felony prosecutor and experienced criminal defense attorney, I know the criminal justice system, how prosecutors and police officers think and how to attack a case from all angles. I have represented thousands of people from all walks of life who have been charged with serious offenses and have expertise in achieving a dismissal of the charges, negotiating favorable agreements and conducting jury trials in all types of criminal cases.
If you have been arrested or charged with any felony in Maricopa or Pinal County, call for immediate help. I routinely represent individuals charged with:
- Assault and Aggravated Assault
- Auto Theft
- Child Abuse
- Child Molestation
- Child Pornography
- Criminal Trespass
- Disorderly Conduct
- Domestic Violence
- Drug Possession and Sales
- Marijuana Offenses
- Probation Violations
- Sexual Offenses
- Vehicular Manslaughter
- Weapons Offenses
Click here to read about our recent criminal defense successes stories
Call (480) 833-8613 for Help with Your Tempe DUI or Criminal Case
Tempe City Court
140 East 5th Street
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 350-8271
Fax: (480) 350-8581