OurLos Angeles DUI lawyerswelcome you. The Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor is atop-rated(AV) firm of DUI defense attorneys with a national reputation. The firm has specialized in DUI and DMV defense exclusively since 1979, and continues to represent only clients charged with drunk driving or facing DUI license suspensions. If you have been arrested inLos Angeles Countyfor DUI, each experienced DUI attorneyin our four conveniently locatedLos Angeles offices is highly qualified to defend you in your criminal case and at the DMV license suspension hearing. Each Los Angeles DUI lawyer specializes in DUI defense exclusively.
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The penalties for a DUI conviction in California will depend upon the specific circumstances of your arrest, including your actual blood alcohol concentration and whether this is your first, second, third or subsequent DUI conviction. Enhanced penalties await a person charged with a multiple DUI,felony DUIwith injury orvehicular manslaughter DUI.
The DUI attorneys at Kestenbaum, Eisner & Gorin, LLP have experience will all types of DUI charges and penalties. We will do whatever we can to help you receive alternative or lessened sentencing or have your DUI charges dropped altogether. We have included a DUI penalty chart for your convenience, so you can see what approximate charges you may be facing.
What sets us apart from other Southern California DUI defense firms is that we give our clients personal and professional attention. When you contact our offices for an evaluation regarding your DUI case, you will speak directly with an experienced DUI defense attorney. We encourage you to come in for a free consultation and meet the DUI lawyer who will personally represent you in court. Our experienced DUI trial attorneys will personally litigate your case in court, rather than brand new lawyers or contract attorneys whom you never personally meet. The internet has numerous law firms claiming expertise, but very few of these “DUI experts” actually go to court and handle your case. You deserve to know who will be your attorney before you got to court.
In California, if you are driving with a blood alcohol concentration of .08% or above, or have drugs in your system, you may be charged with a DUI in court. A DUI is a criminal offense which is charged as either a felony or a misdemeanor crime. If you, or someone you care about, have been arrested for drunk driving, it is important to immediately contact a Los Angeles DUI attorney. A misdemeanor charge of DUI, or driving under the influence, is a serious offense which can result in fines, alcohol school, probation, community service, and jail time – even for a first time offense. Afelony DUI chargemay be filed in criminal court as a result ofbodily injury or deathresulting from a traffic collision. This offense carries the possibility of a severe state prison sentence. We understand that a DUI arrest may have devastating results, and we work aggressively to dismiss or reduce all related misdemeanor and felony charges including Possession of Illegal Drugs,Driving on a Suspended License,Hit & Run, and Reckless Driving.
If you have been arrested for DUI / Drunk Driving, be sure to hire lawyers who are successful and experienced in defending DUI / Drunk Driving cases. Some attorneys only dabble in DUI / Drunk Driving law and are not equipped to handle the complicated legal and scientific nature of most DUI / Drunk Driving cases. An experienced DUI / Drunk Driving defense attorney can identify police mistakes, unreliable breath, blood, and urine tests, and other legal issues that often make the difference between successful and unsuccessful results in DUI / Drunk Driving cases.
At the Law Offices of Top Gun DUI Defense Attorney® Myles L. Berman, we concentrate in DUI / Drunk Driving cases, so our team of lawyers working throughout Southern California, including Los Angeles, Orange, Ventura, Riverside, San Bernardino, Santa Barbara, and San Diego counties, are well-versed in the many complexities of DUI / Drunk Driving law.
California DUI Statistics
There are nearly 200,000 DUI arrests made each year in the state of California.
The majority of those arrested for DUI in California are male.
Almost four out of five people arrested for DUI in California are convicted of Drunk Driving.
Southern California DUI Checkpoints™
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At the Law Offices of Top Gun DUI Defense Attorney® Myles L. Berman, ourexperienced team of DUI / Drunk Driving defense lawyers,serving clients throughout Los Angeles, Orange County, Ventura, Riverside, San Bernardino, Santa Barbara, San Diego, and other Southern California communities, are dedicated to aggressively defending people arrested for DUI. Myles L. Berman has earned a national reputation for successfully representing DUI / Drunk Driving clients and is considered to be among the best DUI / Drunk Driving defense attorneys throughout Southern California, including Los Angeles, Orange County, Ventura, Riverside, San Bernardino, Santa Barbara, and San Diego. With vast experience and resources in the area of DUI / Drunk Driving defense, Myles L. Berman and his team of talented lawyers represent each DUI / Drunk Driving client care and attention you expect.
Clients appreciate the comprehensive and supportive legal representation they receive from the dedicated staff and team of attorneys at the Law Offices of Top Gun DUI Defense Attorney® Myles L. Berman. Our DUI / Drunk Driving lawyers have successfully represented clients throughout Southern California, including Los Angeles, Orange County, Ventura, Riverside, San Bernardino, Santa Barbara, and San Diego, in cases ranging from first-time DUI / Drunk Driving offenses to repeat DUI / Drunk Driving offenses as well as felony DUI / Drunk Driving cases that can carry significant penalties, including jail or prison time.
The DUI Defense Lawyers at Kestenbaum Eisner & Gorin LLP understand firsthand the problems of proof prosecutors frequently encounter in proving DUI charges, because they have personal experience prosecuting DUI cases as former lawyers for the Office of the Los Angeles City Attorney and the Office of the Los Angeles County District Attorney. Our attorneys have worked as DUI prosecutors in the courts ofVan Nuys,San Fernando,Santa Clarita Valley-Newhall,LAX Airport 11701 S. La Cienaga,Metro 1945 S. Hill Street,Burbank,Glendale, andPasadena, and have maintained professional relationships with local prosecutors and judicial officers. We know where the prosecution’s problems often lie, and work closely with our clients to uncover them. We have law offices throughout Southern California, and our main office is across the street from Van Nuys jail and courthouse.
The Los Angeles DUI attorneys at Kestenbaum Eisner & Gorin LLP specialize in the aggressive defense of DUI - Driving Under the Influence charges resulting from drunk driving arrests throughout Southern California. Our attorneys are Former Senior Los Angeles Prosecutors with more than 50 years experience litigating DUI charges in court and at DMV hearings. Our DUI defense firm has been recognized as a Top 5% U.S Law Firm year after year, receiving a “Preeminent” rating from Martindale-Hubbell, a nationally-recognized lawyers’ review company. We specialize in defending DUI cases in Los Angeles Superior Courts including in the San Fernando Valley, the Santa Clarita Valley, Pasadena, Metro Court on 1945 S. Hill Street and throughout Southern California.