The most common misdemeanors our office sees are DUI (Driving under Influence) and DWP (Driving without Privileges). These two charges are often related. Often, those charged with a DUI don’t know their rights and may not realize they’ve been wrongfully charged or are receiving an aggravated sentence. George Patterson analyzes every aspect of your case to make sure you’re not being unfairly charged. He also helps you take the steps to show the courts you’re cooperative, which can help achieve a more favorable outcome for you.
Craig Durham is licensed to practice law in the state and federal courts of Idaho, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, the Supreme Court of the United States, and the state and federal courts of Kansas. Mr. Durham's practice focuses on civil rights litigation and all phases of criminal and DUI defense, from trials to appeals to post-conviction matters. Previously, Mr. Durham was a staff attorney at the United States District Court in Boise for ten years, where he worked closely with federal judges in death penalty and prisoner civil rights cases. He has also been a trial and appellate public defender. He knows the best ways to defend his clients facing a DUI charge because he has made DUI defense a focus of his practice.
James Ball specializes in criminal cases including driving under the influence (DUI) cases, representing juvenile offenders, and appeals to both the Idaho appellate courts and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. He strives to maintain the highest ethical standards while providing the absolute best representation for his clients. A poorly defended DUI can result in an extended license suspension or an unfortunate stay in the county jail. All of these results can be easily avoided in many of the cases. Additionally, for first time offenders there is a mechanism by which I can ask the court to dismiss your case after the completion of your probation. This would allow a person to truthfully reveal that they have never been convicted of DUI.
Gerald Bublitz is dedicated to defending the rights, driver's licenses, and driving records of individuals who have been charged with DUI. Oftentimes, individuals assume there is nothing they can do to fight their DUI charges. By hiring an experienced and knowledgeable criminal defense attorney in Boise, you may be able to get your DUI charges reduced or dropped altogether. When an individual retains our representation, he takes a moment to thoroughly understand your situation. Mr. Bublitz recognizes that no two individuals are going through the same experience, and he ensures each and every client is provided with the level of personalized attention and devotion they deserve.
For nearly four decades, David Nevin has served members of his committee by bringing justice and freedom to his clients. He has represented clients from all walks of life, including some of the highest profile cases in the state. As a founding member of the Nevin, Benjamin, McKay & Bartlett, LLP firm, he focuses on criminal defense, including DUI cases, and represents clients throughout Idaho. His strong work ethic, capable support staff and technical expertise allows him to take on virtually any case. If you were charged with a DUI, you need an experienced attorney and David Nevin has a reputation of winning. Not only does he strive to vindicate his clients' rights, but he will also meet the highest level of commitment to ethical behavior.
Scott McKay practices criminal defense and civil litigation in Idaho and in courts throughout the United States. He has a wide breadth of litigation and trial experience and has successfully represented clients in a number of significant cases. Mr. McKay also works on complex criminal cases, including DUI defenses, and has successfully represented plaintiffs and defendants alike in a variety of contexts and courts. DUI laws are complicated and can be confusing. Scott McKay knows how to fight against a DUI conviction and will keep you informed throughout the process. Don't suffer the consequences of a DUI without knowing your rights. Contact Attorney Scott McKay and get to work on your DUI defense.
Mark H. Manweiler has over 32 years of experience in litigation, with a success rate of over ninety percent in his jury trials. Mark focuses on criminal law, including DUI defense, in both state and federal courts. Mark has extensive experience in all areas of criminal law and is a recognized authority on tort claims against governmental entities and civil claims for sexual abuse. He has an AV Preeminent Martindale-Hubbel rating and was elected to Outstanding Lawyers of America in 2003, Best Lawyers in America in 2010 and Corporate Counsel Magazine's Top Lawyers in 2011. Mr. Manweiler has a passion for law and has grown a reputation in DUI defense. If you were charged with a DUI, contact Mark Manweiler for your DUI defense.
If you have been charged with drunk driving, you need to take action quickly to prevent your charges from having a long-term negative impact on your life. Mr. Kormanik provides experienced, dedicated DUI defense and he will work to fight drunk driving charges or to minimize the penalties as much as possible. DUI charges are often the first time clients have ever been in trouble with the law. For others, if may be a second or third offense involving very serious potential penalties. Mr. Kormanik understands that your reputation, profession and future may be at stake. He will take your charges as seriously as you do. Contact John R. Kormanik to meet and discuss your DUI defense.
Michael Bartlett is a partner in the firm and a past President of the Idaho Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. His primary focus is criminal defense, including DUI cases. Mr. Bartlett defends clients charged with all manner of offenses from misdemeanors to the most significant and complex felonies. While he has represented a number of high profile clients, Mr. Bartlett knows every client and case is important. Mr. Bartlett is listed in Mountain States Super Lawyers Magazine and has been identified in the publication as a Rising Star. He is listed in Best Lawyers in America for Criminal Defense and DUI litigation. If you have been charged with a DUI, you need Michael J. Bartlett on your side to fight for your freedom and your rights.
We have searched to find attorneys / lawyers who are experienced with DWI law and who know how to deal with the affects of being arrested for DWI. These top-rated attorneys focus a significant portion of their practices to defending those accused of DWI or DUI and they understand that the consequences of a DWI conviction can destroy reputations, families, careers, and finances. They have dedicated themselves to helping people who are in danger of losing much of what they have worked for.
These top rated attorneys are continually learning and staying abreast of the latest changes in DWI laws in the state of Idaho and have demonstrated an ability to navigate through a courtroom. When you have an attorney who is experienced you will feel more confident and more calm than when you are dealing with someone who is a general practice attorney who takes any and all cases.
Attorneys chosen to be in the top list must show they devote a significant portion of their practice to DWI defense. Lawyers chosen to be a part of Best DWI Lawyers are experts in their field and we choose who will be rated with Best DWI Lawyers. If one of our top rated attorneys receives a complaint and does not respond to it in a satisfactory manner we can and do remove them from the site.