Tag Archives: Taking DUI Cases to Trial

Permalink to DRIVING THROUGH THE DUI PROCESS  Part 6 of 6: The Trial

DRIVING THROUGH THE DUI PROCESS Part 6 of 6: The Trial

The day you have been waiting for — the Trial. Understanding the Pennsylvania DUI court procedures can be complex, but with the right attorney, it can be managed to give you a better outcome. In this 6-part big series, we have outlined the legal process. Of course, having an experienced DUI attorney will not only […]

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I Got a DUI Over Labor Day Weekend- What Should I Do Now?

Labor Day is supposed to be the last celebration of the summer. Too bad the cops rained on your parade. Every year many Pennsylvania drivers get arrested for DUI during the Labor Day long weekend and every year those of them who choose  The McShane Firm walk away satisfied with their choice. Make the right […]

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Permalink to The Difference Between a DUI Professional and a Wannabe

The Difference Between a DUI Professional and a Wannabe

Robert Frost once said: A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer. Choosing the right lawyer is a decision that can have a profound effect on the outcome of your case.  A good lawyer will do everything they can to protect your rights while a bad lawyer can lead […]

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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 What Happens When You Choose the Wrong Lawyer

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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Permalink to Suspended Before a DUI Conviction- Is this Even Constitutional?

Suspended Before a DUI Conviction- Is this Even Constitutional?

According to local reports, a judge in Northampton County Pennsylvania has suspended the driver’s license of some of those suspected for DUI, even before the matter has been resolved in court: Policy of taking licenses before a DUI conviction draws critics The Salisbury Township woman insisted she was innocent of allegations she had driven drunk, […]

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Permalink to A DUI Attorney with Guts

A DUI Attorney with Guts

DUI is not a minor criminal offense.  The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has attached very heavy penalties to DUI charges which means even a first offense can lead to jail time, hefty fines and a lengthy license suspension.  On top of all of that, your insurance premiums will increase and you may lose out on job […]

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Why The McShane Firm?

If you were one of the many Pennsylvania drivers who were arrested for DUI over the holidays, then this is probably a very confusing time for you.  The fact of the matter is, many people arrested for DUI have no previous criminal history and this is their first experience with the criminal justice system.  As […]

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Attorney Dorward Brilliantly Defends PA DUI Case

At The McShane Firm, we pride ourselves on having the the hardest working, most dedicated DUI Attorneys in Pennsylvania.  Recently, Attorney Shawn Dorward secured a total not guilty verdict in a DUI case for a client he had been defending for almost two years.  Most importantly, Attorney Dorward was able to secure a “not guilty” […]

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What is Court Like?

People who have never had any legal trouble always wonder what is court like? Well, nothing in life is fair and the justice system is no different, especially when you are dealing with a DUI.  When you step into court to fight a DUI charge, you are up against a strong, experienced gang of professionals […]

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