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Permalink to Charged with a DUI? There is hope.

Charged with a DUI? There is hope.

Just because you have been charged with a DUI, it’s not over.  In fact that is just the beginning. At The McShane Firm we fight and do whatever it takes to win your case.

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Ruling May Affect Thousands of Cases in Pennsylvania

A recent ruling in a case litigated by The McShane Firm affects thousands of DUI cases in Pennsylvania The McShane Firm has always stood for excellence in substantive DUI Defense.  We proudly use every possible legitimate and scientifically based avenue to defend the rights of the citizen accused. In accordance with our core values, the […]

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If you are arrested for a DUI in Harrisburg, make the right choice

Being arrested for a DUI can be very confusing— even scary.  For many people it is their first “run-in” with the law and they really don’t know where to start.  The worst part is, mistakes early on in your case can seal your fate and lead to an unnecessary conviction.  This is why it is […]

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Why You Should Consult with a DUI Lawyer (Even if You are Guilty)

Being charged with a DUI can be very confusing and scary.  There are many details to take into consideration before making an decision on how to proceed with your case.  If you make the wrong moves and are miscalculate, you could end up in jail and face a lengthy license suspension. As a PA DUI […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Represent Yourself in DUI Case

Abraham Lincoln once said – “He who represents himself has a fool for a client” Lincoln, an attorney himself, said it best and this is particularly the case with DUI. Pennsylvania DUI laws are complex and DUI evidence is highly technical.  Still, many citizens feel they can represent themselves.  This is not a wise decision. […]

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A DUI Arrest Can Happen Any Time of the Day

With summer in full swing, police in Pennsylvania are paroling day and night looking for DUI.  One of the problems this creates for the citizen accused is that it is hard to find proper legal advice in the middle of the night.  This can negatively impact their chances at a successful defense because getting the […]

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Justin McShane: The DUI Jedi!

Hi, I’m Justin McShane.  For those of you who don’t know me well I would like to tell you that I’m a fighter who is sworn to fight for the citizen accused. Law enforcement is a human endeavor and an error prone one at that.  The result is many people are falsely accused of DUI […]

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Permalink to 5 Questions to Ask a DUI Lawyer You Plan to Hire

5 Questions to Ask a DUI Lawyer You Plan to Hire

For many people who are charged with a DUI, this is their first encounter with the criminal justice system.  DUI cases are unique because they are highly technical and require scientific knowledge as well as legal expertise to defend properly.  This is why choosing the right lawyer is the single most important decision you can […]

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What Happens When You Choose the Wrong Lawyer

For a person charged with a DUI, selecting the right lawyer is the most important choice they can make. In my travels across Pennsylvania and across the country, I have noticed a huge difference in the approach that attorneys take in handling DUI cases: There is one group which rigorously prepares and defends DUI cases […]

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Defend Your Own DUI Charge for $10?!

I came across a site that advertised a “Complete Guide to Defending Your DUI” for $10.  I’m pretty sure that’s $10 too many. As we have discussed on this blog numerous times, DUI is a very complex field of law.  In many cases, there is no tangible physical evidence, only reports and police opinions.  To […]

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