Why Do Innocent People Need Attorneys? – Part 1

WHY DO INNOCENT PEOPLE NEED ATTORNEYS?   BECAUSE THE POLICE THINK THEY ARE GUILTY  - Part 1 - This blog aims to be more informative than controversial, but in my work defending the accused, I meet clients who are implicated and often charged with serious offenses...

Serial Podcast: Listener as Juror

During this weekend's NOLA roadtrip, my girlfriend and I decided to get addicted to a podcast called Serial.  The show was put out via podcast on a weekly basis for twelve weeks in late 2014, hosted by This American Life's more-than-impressive Sarah Koenig. We were...

Motion to Quash for Prescription

The GI Joe cartoon I watched as a kid always ended with the phrase "And knowing is half the battle . . ."  When I first began practicing law in 2006, I figured that after a few years (maybe 5 or 6), I would know enough to get by.  I "get by" just fine, but I am...

Underage DWI

The GI Joe cartoon I watched as a kid always ended with the phrase "And knowing is half the battle."  When I first began practicing law in 2006, I figured that after a few years, I would know enough to get by.  I get by just fine, but I am astounded by how much I...