Important Information for CDL Drivers Facing DUI Charges

For a Pennsylvania commercial driver (CDL holder), a DUI can jeopardize your career and livelihood. This is a very serious matter that can affect your future in a very profound way. This is why you need to get the right information and guidance. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions by our CDL…

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How PA treats truck drivers unfairly

Commercial truck drivers are hardworking people.  Most of them are extremely professional and keep a pristine driving record.  Just like all of us, they are human beings and can mistakes.  Unfortunately, a mistake for them is treated much harsher than a mistake for an average driver. When a CDL holder gets a DUI, even if…

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How a DUI Can Affect Licensed Professionals

While many people may think that a DUI is irrelevant to their professional license, the reality is that a DUI conviction can have long term, unexpected consequences for one’s career and reputation.  Some licenses may be revoked or suspended. Also future professional license applicants may also be ineligible from obtaining a new license.  In many cases,…

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In PA, Truckers Can Get Lifetime CDL Ban for 2nd DUI Conviction Even in Personal Car

Earlier this month, the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania held that it was right and proper for PennDOT to impose a lifetime CDL ban for all CDL holders regardless if the DUIs happened off company time and in their own car with no injuries or accidents in the facts of the case. When it comes to…

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Many CDL drivers choose the PA DUI lawyers at The McShane Firm to protect their careers.

PA DUI Attorney Defends CDL Case

The PA DUI Attorneys at The McShane Firm are trained to handle all types of DUI cases including complicated CDL cases.  I have blogged about Pennsylvania CDL DUI laws and penalties in the past.  Under Pennsylvania DUI Law, CDL drivers face the stiffest penalties even if the DUI occurred in their personal non-commercial vehicle, and…

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The McShane Firm is the largest DUI law firm in PA and can help you decide whether or not the ARD program is right for you

Pennsylvania DUI Law Review: ARD

Pennsylvania DUI Law Review: Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition (ARD) There are a number of options available to a person accused of a DUI in PA.  One of the goals of this blog is to educate the public about their rights and the pertinent legal options under Pennsylvania DUI law.  If you are charged with a DUI…

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