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How Your DUI Case Can Be Evaluated

Posted by Blackie Burak | Mar 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

Are you curious to how an attorney evaluates your DUI case? A Walnut Creek DUI lawyer provides all the information you need to know.

Once you complete your initial interview, your case will be evaluated by your DUI attorney to see which of the following options is best suited:

  • Trial
  • Plea Negotiation

Your attorney will evaluate the information provided by the state and figure out the strengths and weaknesses of their case. Your attorney will try to figure out if the state can prove each element of the case. When analyzing the state's evidence, your attorney will consider the following:

  • Field sobriety tests
  • Officer's reports
  • State's witnesses
  • Chemical evidence
  • Your own prior criminal record

In general, the state will attempt to prove beyond a reasonable doubt everything you have been charged with regarding your DUI offense. Your attorney will try to determine your demeanor, appearance, your cooperation and conduct.

Once your attorney has evaluated the case of the state, your attorney will then analyze your case and all of its strengths and weaknesses. Your attorney will analyze the following:

  • Expert witnesses
  • Lay witnesses
  • Available defenses
  • Case law
  • Relevant state statues
  • Potential penalties you may face

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Blackie Burak

Attorney Blackie Burak has nearly 40 years of successful criminal defense experience. He effectively uses this experience to mount an aggressive defense against even the most complex DUI / DWI charges. His keen focus on this area is based on his cutting-edge knowledge, skills and courtroom techni...


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