Four Tips To Ensure A Safe Night Out

If you are planning a night out with friends, you may decide to have a few alcoholic drinks. Maintain a high level of safety without skimping on the fun by following these recommendations. 1. Eat Before You Go Out Before heading out for drinks, imbibe in a delicious meal. Make sure it includes a mix of carbohydrates, protein, and fats. Having a full stomach causes the alcohol to be absorbed by your body at a slower rate. Read More 

Refuting Frequently Believed Myths About Criminal Defense Cases

The task of mounting a defense against criminal charges can be a very serious matter for anyone to handle. Unfortunately, there are many misconceptions regarding this process, and if you assume these notions are true, you may find it more difficult to successfully defend yourself against charges and accusations. To help you more effectively defend yourself, you should consider the realities behind the following commonly held misconceptions about criminal proceedings. Read More 

3 Things You Need To Know About Criminal Law To Protect Yourself

Getting in trouble with the law can be very scary. You might worry about your criminal record, your future, your financial security or all of the above. That is why it is important that you understand how to protect yourself if you are being questioned or arrested by the police. Here are some things you should know.   1. Don't Invite The Police In, Unless They Have A Warrant If the police come to your house to ask you questions you shouldn't invite them into your house. Read More 

Understanding DUI Penalties In Washington

A DUI is no small matter, and if you have been accused of driving under the influence, then you need to understand the laws of your state. Here are some of the laws and rules in Washington that will affect your case going forward: Multiple Offense Penalties The first thing that you need to understand is that the penalties will increase substantially if you were convicted of a DUI in the past. Read More 

Speaking Freely: What To Know About Attorney Client Privilege

Most people have heard that their communications with their attorneys are confidential. When events lead you to conversing with an attorney, you may begin to ask yourself exactly how private are your conversations and what you can safely say to your attorney. Attorney Client Privilege Simply put, nearly everything you say, write, email, demonstrate and convey in any manner to an attorney is considered private. No court or judge can compel that attorney to reveal those communications with anyone, at any time, with few exceptions. Read More