Category: DUI

Do You Lose Your License Immediately After a DUI Charge in San Jose?

Rabin Nabizadeh
October 10, 2023

Driving under the influence (DUI) is a major offense in San Jose. If you’ve been arrested for a DUI, you might be worried about the future of your driver’s license. Following a DUI arrest, you might be wondering what to do next. Knowing your rights and the next steps can significantly impact the outcome of […]

How To Beat a DUI in California

Rabin Nabizadeh
May 18, 2023

Being charged with a DUI in California is a serious matter. If you get convicted of a DUI, you spend time in jail, have your license suspended or revoked, and face significant fines and other penalties. A DUI conviction will also appear on your records, which might make it hard for you to secure housing […]

How To Defense Against a DUI in California

Rabin Nabizadeh
May 17, 2023

Driving under the influence has been a serious problem across the country for a long time, and it is good news that drunk driving rates have fallen significantly, particularly given the advent of ride-sharing apps. Unfortunately, there are still situations where drunk driving does occur, and everyone must understand their options if they are charged […]

How Much Does a DUI Cost in California?

Rabin Nabizadeh
May 16, 2023

Everyone needs to ensure they drive safely when they get behind the wheel of a car, which means they are not intoxicated. Even though it is good news that drunk driving rates have fallen significantly during the past few decades, it is also true that driving under the influence still happens. If you are convicted […]

First DUI Offense in California

Rabin Nabizadeh
April 11, 2023

If you find yourself charged with a DUI in California, you understand that the penalties for a conviction can be severe. At Summit Defense, we can provide a solid legal defense if you have been charged with driving under the influence. If you operate a motor vehicle while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, […]

How Much Is a DUI in California?

Rabin Nabizadeh
October 5, 2022

A little night out with your friends is fine. A little sip of party bourbon won’t cause anyone any trouble. However, when all that little moments of sipping drinks add up, it could end up in a disaster. Dealing with a DUI conviction is not easy, and it could even cost you thousands of penalty […]

What Happens at the DMV Hearing for DUI?

Rabin Nabizadeh
August 31, 2022

A DUI criminal charge is a heavy indictment requiring several hearings, court appearances, and permissions, including one with the DMV. Even if you are not officially found guilty of a DUI, the DMV in California can suspend your license. You can challenge this license suspension by asking the DMV to hold an administrative proceeding. Given […]

Is Resisting Arrest a Felony?

Rabin Nabizadeh
August 22, 2022

When state law enforcement suspects someone of a crime and decides to arrest them, they may attempt to resist. But is resisting arrest a felony? In general, yes, it is a crime to suppress an arrest. Resisting an arrest is a form of obstruction of justice, a serious offense. The penalty for resisting arrest varies […]

What Can I Expect After Being Arrested for a DUI in California?

Rabin Nabizadeh
April 7, 2022
A DUI charge is a severe criminal offense in California. DUI arrests take away a massive part of your driving privilege and could tarnish your reputation. Prior DUI convictions can inflict further damage to your career opportunities, driving rights, and immigration status. This blog will go over what you must expect when facing DUI charges. [...]

How Long Does a DUI Stay on Your Record in California?

Rabin Nabizadeh
April 7, 2022
DUI cases may stay on your criminal record forever. The United States sees DUI as a serious traffic crime punishable with grave penalties. Fighting your way through a DUI case is a challenging task. But, it doesn't mean you can't do anything about it. There are legal options available for you, depending on the nature [...]