What Does Entering A Nolo Contendere Plea In Mean?

September 26, 2019

Criminal defense guide to entering a nolo contendere plea, based on US law:- The time has come for you to enter a plea after being charged with a criminal offense. You may realize that pleading not guilty won’t fit the crime and pleading guilty can add consequences that you are not ready to face. You […]

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Looking for information about a wrongful death lawsuit? Read here

September 24, 2019

Any kind of personal injury claim can be a distressing time for everyone involved. But a wrongful death case? Utterly devastating. If you and your family are going through the loss of a loved one due to the negligence or the deliberate actions of someone else, then you might be wondering – aside from the […]

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Why it always makes sense to use a solicitor for motoring offences

May 23, 2019

It’s human nature that we are fallible and make mistakes and the consequences can be serious when those mistakes happen behind the wheel. Of course, everyone knows the risks associated with speeding, or driving while distracted. The proliferation of cameras on the UK’s roads today means that your lapse of judgement is unlikely to have […]

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Thieves Want your Car – One Piece at a Time

March 3, 2019

Today’s car thieves rarely hot-wire a vehicle and drive it out of the parking lot; instead, they steal its parts to sell piece by piece. Stealing an automobile is a bit more difficult today than it was in the past. Modern technology in anti-theft equipment has made it harder than ever for would-be thieves to […]

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5 Tips to Help You Find a Criminal Lawyer

February 23, 2019

Life is unpredictable– filled with hills and valleys, choice and consequence. Facing the very real threat of criminal charges can be overwhelming. At times like these, it’s hard to even know where to start. If you think you may need a defense lawyer, consult DDSG Criminal Law’s tips below. #1: From minor to major. Criminal […]

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Drunk Driving: The Holiday Doom

June 10, 2018

Holidays involve festivity, cheer, celebrations, dancing and inevitably – drinking. With Christmas and New Year around the corner, the instances of drunk driving are expected to shoot up, and by the law of proportion the control and punitive measures of the law enforcement agencies as well. The natural instinct and argument says holidays are the […]

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What Are the Responsibilities of a Well Organized Criminal Defense Lawyer?

May 15, 2017

Based on law in Florida & generally. If you are facing criminal charges for the first time, it can be a very confusing process. You may not understand everything that is going on and you are likely worried about what you can expect in the future. Hiring a criminal defense lawyer is an essential starting […]

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The Death of Brian Nelson – A Death Row Inmate

May 3, 2017

(Post from 2014): The death of Brian Nelson is a paradox that defines the word.  Brian Nelson is a former client of mine who was sentenced to death after being convicted by a Will County, Illinois jury of the brutal multiple murder of his former girlfriend, her brother, father and father’s girlfriend. Brian was convicted of entering […]

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Cold Fact – Law is Local

April 19, 2017

“Its not what you know, its who you know” is a saying all have heard.  I am sure it applies to many apsects of life, but none more critical than for someone entering the  justice system charged with a criminal offense.  The vast majority of “criminal defendants” are not the perceived hardened criminal.  Most are […]

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Top Ten Items You Cannot Use While Driving In Austin

April 15, 2017

Austin, Texas has an unofficial motto of “Keep Austin Weird.” A symbol of how weird Austin has become is the City’s ordinance regarding distracted driving. The City of Austin may have the most restrictive ordinance regarding distracted driving in the nation. Austin prohibits the use of all electronic hand-held devices while operating a vehicle or […]

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