Author: Manuel Barba

DUI Defense Attorney Manuel J. Barba has been awarded the prestigious Forensic Lawyer-Scientist designation by the Chemistry and Law division of the American Chemical Society (ACS-CHAL), and is the ONLY DUI Defense Attorney in the Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Riverside, and Imperial County areas with this designation, which gives him the necessary knowledge and expertise to defend you or someone you may know.  For more information on the Law Offices of Manuel J. Barba, you can visit their website or call 866-442-2722 for a free consultation.

What is a DUI conviction?

A DUI conviction means that you’ve been found guilty of either DUI, driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or you’ve been found guilty of driving with a .08 or more blood alcohol concentration. Either you plead guilty, meaning you decided to throw in the towel and be done with it, or a jury found that there was enough evidence that the government had proved your guilt beyond reasonable doubt. Continue reading “What is a DUI conviction?”

Can you get a DUI dropped?

People often ask how can they get DUI dropped. They’ve been arrested and now they want it to disappear. There’s only one way to get it dropped, and that’s to fight it. Remember you were arrested because an officer stopped you, and felt that he had developed the probable cause necessary to place you under arrest. Now you’re in a position where you have to defend your case. Continue reading “Can you get a DUI dropped?”