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DUI and Your License

DUI and Your License

Q: I was arrested for a Driving Under the Influence (DUI). I took a breath test. I was told I was above the legal limit and they took my license. What should I do? I need to drive for work. A: Assuming this incident occurred in Nevada and you have a Nevada license: In case(…)

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Changes being implemented in Justice Court Traffic

Changes being implemented in Justice Court Traffic

The Las Vegas Justice Court is implementing new Traffic Division policies. Apparently, traffic school is going to become more of a requirement, rather than an exception. The Court will not require you to attend traffic school if you received a 1-point citation (e.g., speeding 1-10 mph over the speed limit) and you have not had a moving(…)

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Latinos and Criminal Law

Latinos and Criminal Law

I have handled thousands of criminal defense and personal injury cases throughout my 20 year Las Vegas legal career. Numerous clients have informed me of the treatment they have received, which is not in par with the treatment non-Latino client’s receive. For example, clients have complaints of excessive abuse by officers. One told me the(…)

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