November 29, 2018

After you are arrested for Driving Under the Influence, what do you do?

Not many people know that there are two worlds when dealing with a DUI: A license world and a criminal world. One often influences the other, which, in turn, can influence your decisions. 

Under Georgia law, when you are arrested for a suspected DUI, not only do you go to jail, but, in most cases, the your license is confiscated by the arresting officer. It is at the officer's discretion to confiscate a license for testing over .08 Blood Alcohol Content or refusing all testing. If the officer chooses, they may confiscate your license and hand you a yellow "DS-1205" form. Th 1205 form explains your license suspension and options to appeal a suspension. 

Once you bond out of jail, the next s...

November 2, 2016

The American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys has recognized the exceptional performance of Georgia’s DUI Attorney James Houston Washburn as 2016 10 Best DUI Attorney for Client Satisfaction.  
The American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys is a third-party attorney rating organization that publishes an annual list of the Top 10 DUI attorneys in each state. Attorneys who are selected to the "10 Best" list must pass AIDUIA's rigorous selection process, which is based on client and/or peer nominations, thorough research, and AIDUIA’s independent evaluation.  AIDUIA's annual list was created to be used as a resource for clients during the attorney selection process.  
One of the most significant aspects of the selection process involves attorneys' relationships and reputatio...

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