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 If you have a drunk driving DUI case in South Florida, including the
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                                 Richard Essen
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    Richard Essen is a graduate of the University of Miami and its Law
    School. He was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1963 and has since
    been admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and New York.

    He is also admitted to practice before the United States Supreme
    Court, the Second, Eleventh, and District of Columbia Courts of
    Appeals and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

    He has lectured extensively before various Bar associations, law
    schools and criminal defense lawyers' associations.

    Mr. Essen is the author and subject of a video program, "The Defense
    of Drunk Driving Cases: An... Approach". He authored "Defense of
    Drunk Driving Practice Guide".

    Mr. Essen has written a bi-monthly column, "Essen's Notebook," for
    the DWI Journal since 1987, and is also on the Editorial Board of that
    national publication. He is the author of "Cross-Examination of the
    Arresting Officer in Drunk Driving Cases," in Cross-Examination: The
    Litigator's Puzzle, Shepard's/McGraw-Hill, 1990 (Aron, Duffy, and
    Rosner, eds.); DUI and Other Traffic Offenses, Chapter 6, Florida Bar
    CLE Committee, ed.; "Double Jeopardy:...," Vol.10, No.7 DWI Journal,
    July 1995; "Jury Selection Techniques" (co-author), Vol.9, No.8 DWI
    Journal, August 1994; "Challenging Low Sample Volume Results on


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    the Intoxilyzer 5000" (co-author), Vol.9, No.4 DWI Journal, April
    1994; "Cross-Examining the Arresting Officer: Model Questions
    Regarding Defendant's Driving Pattern" (co-author), Vol.9, No.2 DWI
    Journal, February 1994: "Initial Case Analysis" (co-author), Vol.8,
    No.12 DWI Journal, December 1993; "The Confrontation Clause and
    the Absent Officer (co-author), Vol.8, No.10 DWI Journal, October
    1993; "Double Jeopardy: Deja Vu All Over Again?" (co-author), Vol.8,
    No.2 DWI Journal, February 1993; "Ain't That A Shame?" Vol.9, No.10
    DWI Journal, October 1994; "Investigation-A Little Used Tool" (co-
    author), Vol.7, No.10 DWI Journal, October 1992; "Obtaining Post-
    Conviction Relief On Grounds That Counsel Was Ineffective" (co-
    author), Vol.7, No.7 DWI Journal, July 1992, "Grounds for Withdrawal
    of Plea After Group Advisory of Rights" (co-author), Vol.7, No.5 DWI
    Journal, May 1992, "The Little Engine That Couldn't (A Saga of DWI
    Cases Involving Non-Moving Vehicles)" (co-author), Vol.7, No.3 DWI
    Journal, March 1992; "Constitutional Speedy Trial" (co-author), Vol.7,
    No. 1 DWI Journal, January 1992; "Extra-Jurisdictional Arrests by
    Police Officers," Vol.6, No.11 DWI Journal, November 1991; "Florida
    Courts May Leave You Breathless" (co-author), Vol.6, No.9 DWI
    Journal, September 1991; "A Road Map of the Terra Incognita of
    Appellate Practice" (co-author), Vol.6, No.7 DWI Journal, July 1991;
    "The Corpus Delicti Rule: An Old Doctrine May Still Save Your
    Client" (co-author), Vol.6, No.5 DWI Journal, May 1991; "Challenging
    Florida's New Summary Suspension Statute: A Progress Report" (co-
    author), Vol.6, No.3 DWI Journal, March 1991; "A Modest Proposal to
    Redefine DUI," Vol.5, No.11 DWI Journal, November 1990; "May the
    Jury Make Its Own Law? 'Jury Nullification' and the Sympathetic
    Defendant" (co-author), Vol.5, No.9 DWI Journal, September 1990;
    "DWI Priors and Your Client's Credibility:..." (co-author), Vol.5, No.7
    DWI Journal, July 1990; "When Can You Comment On Your
    Opponent's Failure to Call a Witness" (co-author), Vol.5 No.3 DWI
    Journal, March 1990; "Roadside Sobriety Tests: Both Scientific and
    Unreliable" (co-author), Vol.4, No.11 DWI Journal, November 1989:
    "Challenging the Constitutionality of Open Container Laws," Vol.4,
    No.7 DWI Journal, July 1989; "Human Factors Engineering:..." Vol.4,
    No.5 DWI Journal, May 1989; "Duress and Necessity as Defenses in
    DWI Cases," Vol.4, No.3 DWI Journal, March 1989; "DWI is Illegal,
    Sometimes!" Vol.4, No.1 DWI Journal, January 1989; "A Vehicle by
    Any Other Name: A Constitutional Attack Upon DWI Statutes," Vol.3,
    No.11 DWI Journal, November 1988; "Involuntary Intoxication: A
    Viable DUI Defense?" Vol.3. No.9 DWI Journal, September 1988;
    "When Per Se Statutes Creates Mandatory Rebuttable Presumptions:
    The Defense Response," Vol.3, No.6 DWI Journal, June 1988; "The
    Defendant's Right to Independent Blood Testing: A Right Without a
    Remedy?" Vol.3, No.4 DWI Journal, April 1988;" Suppressing
    Videotape Evidence on Fifth Amendment Grounds," Vol.3, No.2 DWI
    Journal, February 1988; "Using Weights and Measures Standards..."
    Vol.2, No.12 DWI Journal, December 1987; "DWI Penalties: An
    Appeal to Reason," Vol.2, No.8 DWI Journal, August 1987; "Cross-
    Examining the Arresting Police Officer: Pattern Questions Eliciting
    Alternative Reasonable Explanations," Vol.2, No.6 DWI Journal, June
    1987; "Cross-Examining the Arresting Police Officer: Based Upon the
    Police Report," Vol.2, No.10 DWI Journal, October 1987; "Blunting the
    Public Hostility Against Drunk Drivers and Their Attorneys," Vol.2,
    No.4 DWI Journal, April 1987. Mr. Essen also authored the following
    article which questions the reliability of breath test results: "Why The
    Intoxilyzer Isn't Worth a 'Blank' II: Cross-Examination Of The State's
    Expert," Vol.11, No.7 DWI Journal, July 1996.

    Mr. Essen has served as an Assistant State Attorney in Dade County,
    Florida and now, in addition to his own practice, teaches DUI defense
    tactics and techniques to thousands of attorneys throughout the
    country. A Regent for the National College for DUI Defense Inc., Mr.
    Essen has been lead counsel in at least 1,000 non-jury trials and 100
    jury trials.


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  since 1949, experience, has been working on drunk driving cases and
  who has become known to comprise a highly accredited & recognized
  DUI law firm in Florida and the nation.

  The firm has been consecutively honored by Martindale-Hubbell Bar
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  profesional legal standards and ethics as well as having recieved their
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  TV SHOWS
  Richard Essen has been a featured guest on approximately 65 major
  nationally televised shows including 60 Minutes, Donahue, Oprah, Good
  Morning America, Geraldo, Larry King Live, Court T.V., Joan Rivers,
  NcNeil-Lehr, The Today Show, Cross Fire, Morton Downey, Jr., Maury
  Povich, The Regis and Kathy Lee Show, Rolanda, The Johnny Cochrane
  Show, Montel and Al Rantel. He's also been on the 6 o'clock News for
  Channels 2, 4, 6, 7 and 10 (among others) in South Florida.

  RADIO SHOWS
  In addition to his extensive print and television exposure, Richard Essen
  has been interviewed on a multitude of local and national radio talk
  shows. He continues to share his vast knowledge and experience with
  the listeners from all over the country.

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                           DUI Case Results
                                Last updated on: Jun 15, 2007

                                q    Case No: 06-010233MM10A
                Defendant was observed driving without head lights. Officer claimed
                 driver showed “usual” signs of impairment. Defendant admitted to
                            drinking, but refused to take the breath test.
                                 Jury found defendant “Not Guilty”.


                                q    Case No: 06-015662MM10A
                Defendant stopped by police after he fell off his motorcycle and was
                 trying to lift it. Police were called to the scene by witnesses, they
                 observed all the signs of impairment and suggested sobriety tests
                 which the defendant refused. He admitted to drinking and taking
                                     Xanax on the night of the arrest.
                After several motions were filed attacking the illegal stop, the State
                                           dismissed DUI charges.


                                 q   Case No: 04-14976MM10A
                Defendant was arrested for weaving, speeding and allegedly cutting
                off other vehicles. Officers noted bloodshot eyes, flushed face and a
               distinct odor of an alcoholic beverage. Defendant failed roadside tests
                        and when arrested blew a .142/.130 on the breath test
               After many motions were filed and the breath test (which we won on
                appeal) was suppressed due to tap water used for machine testing,
                                  the State dropped the DUI charge.


                                 q   Case No: 06-52363MMAES
              Client was attending bike week in Daytona, when he was assaulted by
              several other bikers and severely beaten. He escaped from his assault
                 on his motorcycle, only to be stopped by the police for speeding.
               Covered with blood, a broken nose, head injuries and being covered
               with alcohol from the drinks thrown on him by his attackers, he was
              asked to do a field sobriety test and take a breath test in his condition.
                  Unable to do the tests because of his medical condition, he was
                   arrested, thrown in jail for eight hours and charged with D.U.I.
              After a two-day jury trial, the jury returned a verdict within minutes of

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                                                    not guilty.


                            q   Case No: 508949-X;1412;13-DVJ
               Defendant driving on rims, did not stop on demand and later resisted
                 arrest. Officers further alleged driver showed usual symptoms of
                  intoxication and refused both roadside sobriety and breath test.
                 After numerous motions were filed by the defense the case was
                                               dismissed.


                                    q   Case No: 05-015742MM10A
               Defendant was warned by a police officer in a bar, not to drive do to
               his condition. Nevertheless; he did drive away, without his headlights
               on. Police made "usual" observations, pointing out that among other
                   things the defendant failed the horizontal gaze nystagmus test.
              After multiple motions to suppress were granted, state nolle processed
                                  (voluntarily dismissed) the case.


                                    q   Case No: 05-011209MM10A
               Defendant passed police officer driving 100 mph swerving his vehicle.
               He slammed into a barricade and smashed his windshield. He had an
               odor of alcoholic beverages and appeared impaired. He failed the field
               sobriety test administered and blew .163 and .168 on his breath test,
                                  he admitted to drinking six beers.
                 Several motions were granted to the defense; the DUI charge was
                 dismissed and client received a “withheld” adjudication to reckless
                                  driving (no conviction, no points).


                                    q   Case No: 05-018540MM10A
                Defendant was observed passing a DUI task force officer driving 100
                 mph, swerving, drifting and weaving his vehicle. When stopped he
               demonstrated all signs of intoxication: blood shot eyes, slurred speech
                and the smelled of alcoholic beverages. Defendant began to perform
                 the field sobriety exercises but refused to complete them or take a
                     breath test and he admitted to drinking alcoholic beverages.
                After several motions were filed a jury trial began. The Jury returned
                   with a “Not Guilty” verdict in less than five minutes for the DUI
                charge. The reckless driving charge was thrown out by the court for
                                            lack of evidence.


                        q   Case No: 489948X;2951EGC;7349EFX
               The Defendant was arrested for speeding and weaving through traffic.
               Police observed odor of alcohol, bloodshot/watery eyes, flushed face,
                    slurred speech and lack of balance.(We call these the “usual”
                symptoms of impairment since police memorize them). He admitted
               having a few beers, blew a .109/.095 and failed the roadside sobriety
                                         tests administered.
                   Case went to trial and the Jury found the defendant Not Guilty.


                   q   Case No: 047967-W;6551;52;53;54;55-CRA
                Defendant was charged with reckless driving, DUI and fleeing. Police
                 officers believed he switched seats with passenger just before he
                    finally stopped. Police claimed they noticed all usual signs of
                  impairment. Defendant refused the roadside sobriety and breath
                                                 testing.
                         After filing many motions, State dropped all charges.


                                q       Case No: 489912-X;0897-EHT
                Defendant allegedly hit a vehicle in one city and continued driving.
              The police pursued defendant who was stopped at the next city. Police
               officers administered the roadside sobriety test which the defendant
                failed. After being arrested, he blew a .176/.166 on the breath test.
              Defense filed several motions to suppress both the illegal stop and any
                        statements made by defendant. Case was dismissed.


                            q   Case No: 575723-X;9685;86-DOM
               Defendant stopped for swerving and traveling 20 MPH over the speed
               limit, allegedly almost striking another vehicle. Police officers claimed


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                observing every possible sign of intoxication. After failing all roadside
               sobriety tests administered, defendant blew a .208/.214 on the breath
                                                 test.
                 Motions attacked roadside observations and the breath test. State
                                          dropped the case.


                             q       Case No: 286017X;9105;06-EIR
                Police officers swore the defendant was driving the wrong way on a
                  downtown one-way street. Upon being stopped, officer claimed
                   defendant had all “usual” indications of impairment. Defendant
                 admitted to drinking, failed the roadside sobriety test administered
                    and after being arrested blew a .129/.134 on the breath test.
                  Motions attacked the lack of proper one-way sign posting and an
               improper reading of the defendants rights. DUI Charge was dismissed.


                                 q       Case No: 388995-W;8036-EEV
                Defendant arrested for DUI after being stopped for a ignoring traffic
               sign. He showed “Usual” signs of impairment and failed the roadside
                 sobriety test exercises. Defendants breath test was .079/.077 both
               below the legal limit (between .05 and .08 there is no presumption of
                                       sobriety or impairment).
               After many motions were filed and one appeal, charge was dismissed.


                                           q   Case No: 07-000093T
                  The client was driving her car in a normal fashion, committed no
                traffic violation other than driving at night on a well-lit road without
                  headlights. She was stopped by a city police officer and written a
                warning for driving without her headlights. Upon completion of the
               warning, the officer requested the defendant to get out of the car. He
               did not indicate prior to that any suspicion of the client driving under
                                 the influence. He arrested her for DUI.
                  The State refused to drop the charges and the case went to trial.
                During the trial we questioned the breath machine operator and got
                 him to admit he did not see any signs of impairment the night the
                 client was arrested. The trial proceeded despite this testimony and
                     during closing arguments, the State made several improper
                     statements and the court granted a mistrial. When the State
               attempted to try the client again, we filed a motion for dismissal as a
               result of the improper statements made by the State and for Double
                 Jeopardy. The judge dismissed the case on the grounds of Double
                                                Jeopardy.


                                     q   Case No: 06-TC-006567-A08
               Our client was observed driving erratically and going 5 m.p.h. through
               the intersection when he had a green light. The officer observed him
                making erratic lane changes, being all over the road and driving up
                onto the curb. He was asked to do field sobriety test and did poorly
                according to the arresting officer. He was arrested, the officer found
               an open cold beer in his car. He took a breath test and blew over the
                                              legal limit.
                               Defendant was found not guilty at trial.


                                     q   Case No: 573218X; 3884EUV
              Defendant stopped for running a red light and forcing other vehicles to
              take evasive actions to avoid a collision. Defendant admitted to having
                two beers, failed all roadside tests and blew .15/.16 on breath test.
                After various motions were filed on the clients defense all charges
                                            were dropped.


                              q          Case No: 4731-ETY; 3219-DOT
              Defendant was charged with leaving the scene of an accident. Defense
                        filed motions to dismiss case for lack of evidence.
                          Motions were granted and case was dismissed.


                                 q       Case No: 359942-X; 6440-EPJ
                Defendant was stopped by police officials for swerving her vehicle
              while driving. Defendant allegedly almost ran into a parked police unit
              when pulling over. Law enforcement officers noticed the usual signs of


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                impairment, slurred speech, bloodshot eyes, flushed face and what
              officers described as the smell of vomit. Defendant admitted to having
              several vodka drinks the night of the arrest and blew a .14/.15 percent
                   on the breath test and failed all of the roadside sobriety tests
                                             administered.
                 After several motions filed by the defense the State was unable to
                                           proceed to trial.


                                      q    Case No: 2005MM1018A
                Defendant was stopped for weaving thru traffic lanes affecting other
                vehicles driving the same direction. Defendant admitted to drinking
                and blew a .22/.24 percent on the breath test. Defendant appeared
                disoriented and could not do the physical test. He failed all roadside
                                     sobriety tests administered.
                 The DUI charge was dropped after motions to suppress the breath
                                    machine results were granted.


                                  q       Case No: 05-24126MMA08
                Our client was observed by the United States Coast Guard operating
               his boat at high speed, at full plane, in a no wake zone. The boat was
               stopped by the Coast Guard. The Coast Guard Officer said he believed
                 that our client was impaired and smelled of strong alcohol odor. He
               did not do well on the physical sobriety tests. The client was detained
                by the Coast Guard, had his boat driven to shore and turned over to
               the Sheriff’s Office for a DUI investigation. The client was asked again
               to do a physical sobriety tests but refused. He was arrested and asked
                              to take a breath test and blew .15 and .14.
                 The client went to trial and jury returned a verdict of not guilty in 8
                                                minutes.


                                  q       Case No: 05-030575TCA04
                  Our client was allegedly seen by two independent witnesses to be
                    operating his car recklessly and failing to negotiate a turn and
               smashing his car, with him and his three passengers in to a palm tree.
                    When police arrived at the scene, all four occupants were seen
                attempting to push the car off the palm tree. Our client was allegedly
                  injured in the accident leaving blood stains on the driver door and
                 admitting to the police that he was in an accident. He was taken to
                  the Sheriff’s Office where he gave a breath sample of .20 and .21.
                     The case went to jury and after approximately ten minutes of
                          deliberation the jury reached a verdict of not guilty.


                              q       Case No: 06-CT002917AXXMB
                  Our client was driving in what the arresting officer described as a
                  reckless manner; driving at a speed which impeded other traffic.
               When the officer turned on his blue lights, the client took an unusual
                 length of time to stop. She was asked for her license and failed to
                    retrieve it until the third request. Because of what the officer
                  described as the odor of alcohol, our client was asked to do field
               sobriety tests. She did poorly on the first test and refused the others.
                            She was arrested and refused the breath test.
               After thorough investigation and preparation for trial by the law firm,
               we rejected of a reckless driving plea, the State dropped the charges
                                          rather than go to trial.


                                  q       Case No: 04-031452TCA04
                The client in this case was accused of peeling out from a traffic light
                and driving in a reckless manner, consistent with someone who was
               impaired. The driver was stopped by law enforcement and was asked
              to do physical sobriety tests. He refused and for that was arrested. He
                                       also refused a breath test.
              This case went to trial and after our cross examination of the arresting
                  police officer, the state dropped the DUI case and all the other
                                     charges in the middle of trial.


                                  q   Case No: 05-006250MM10A
                  Our client was pulled over on suspicions of assault with a firearm
                    toward a man. The officers came on the scene following an


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                   anonymous tip against our client. While the assault claims were
                unsubstantiated, officers claim they noticed the client had an odor of
               alcohol, slurred speech and bloodshot eyes, he was also swaying and
                 staggering. The client was given field sobriety tests which he failed
                                        and was then arrested.
               The court heard our motion to suppress do to the validity of the arrest
                and motion was granted by the Judge despite officer’s testimony. All
                    observations and evidence against the client were thrown out.


                                      q   Case No: CTK040002871A
                Defendant who was driving 75 MPH on a 55 MPH zone, was observed
                   swerving his vehicle across the roadway, almost crashing into a
                bridge. When the police officers proceeded to turn on their lights and
               sirens, the defendant did not pull over immediately, driving instead for
                    two additional miles . When approached by officials, defendant
               allegedly had a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage emitting from his
                 mouth. Officials administered roadside sobriety tests which were all
               failed by the defendant. Defendant also blew a .192 and a .186 on the
                                                breath test.
                 After several motions to suppress the breath test were granted, the
                   State offered a charge of “reckless driving” which the defendant
                                          insisted on accepting.


                                  q       Case No: 06-009236MM10A
                While Coast Guard officers did a routine safety check on board our
                clients boat an officer said he smelled alcohol on him. The officers
                took control of the boat and drove it to shore where our client was
                 asked to take field sobriety tests and was arrested for Felony BUI
                               because of his two prior DUI conviction.
               Defense filed motion to suppress all evidence obtained after the Coast
                Guard Safety check, argued that the smell of alcohol alone was not
                  sufficient. Circuit Court Judge John Murphy granted the motion.


                                   q      Case No: Z04-010378MMA
                The driver was found passed out in the drive-through of a Steak-n-
                  Shake. He smelled of alcohol and was blocking traffic and still in
               control of the vehicle by being behind the wheel. He was asked to do
               a sobriety test, which the police described as being done poorly, with
               slurred speech and bloodshot eyes. He was asked to take the breath
                                         test, recording .154.
               The court, upon our motion, suppressed all the evidence for an illegal
                arrest. The state appealed the suppression and the appellate court
                confirmed that the arrest was illegal. The state dropped all charges
                                          including the DUI.


                              q       Case No: 086155-J; 7628-DGG
               Defendant was stopped for speeding and running a red light. The law
                enforcement officer made all the usual observations of impairment
              slurred speech, blood shot eyes and the smell of alcoholic beverage on
                 the breath. The defendant admitted to drinking, failed all roadside
                           sobriety tests and blew a .11 on the breath test.
                    After numerous defense motions were entered the case was
                                              dismissed.


                               q       Case No: 297334X; 9802-EEL
                Defendant was driving on the wrong side of a two lane street. The
                defendant had blood shot red eyes, slurred speech and was terribly
               out of balance. Defendant admitted to drinking and blew a .20/.21 on
               the breath test. Defendant did not perform the roadside sobriety tests
                After defense filed several motions on defendants behave. The case
                                            was dismissed.


                          q   Case No: 376661W; 7248; 49-DNP
                Defendant was charged with DUI after crashing her vehicle thru two
                concrete barriers. The defendant showed signs of impairment at the
                time of his arrest. She failed all roadside sobriety tests administered
                              and refused to take a breath analysis test.
               After several motions were filed by the defense, criminal charges were
                                                dropped.

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                                          q   Case No: 5371DNY
               Defendant was driving and came upon a sobriety checkpoint were he
                  was detained for appearing impaired. Police officers administered
               roadside sobriety test which the defendant allegedly failed. Defendant
               was also given breath and urine test, he blew .51 /.52. percent on the
                                             breath test.
                 Prosecution was unable produce supporting evidence. The defense
                                            won the case.


                          q   Case No: 468469-W; 7297; 98-DNB
                 Defendant was passed out behind the wheel of his vehicle in the
                middle of the road way. The defendant was awakened after several
              attempts. He was unable to stand straight and fell on the ground while
                  taking the roadside sobriety tests which he failed. He blew a .13
                           percent when he was tested with the machine.
              The case proceeded to trial where the defendant was found not guilty.


                                          q   Case No: 4794-EFZ
                Defendant allegedly drove his vehicle at 10 MPH on the night of the
               arrest with his lights off. After several blocks the defendant drove the
              vehicle onto the sidewalk. The defendant demonstrated slurred speech
                 and appeared impaired. He blew .27 twice on the breath test and
                           failed the urine and the roadside sobriety tests.
                      Defense moved for a speedy trial and the case was won.


                                    q    Case No: 2005MM1018A
                 Defendant, who admitted to drinking, was observed swerving his
                 vehicle into other traffic lanes while driving, almost striking other
                   vehicles in the roadway. He was administered several roadside
                 sobriety tests and also given a breath test by police officials. After
                   allegedly failing to successfully perform the roadside tests, the
                  defendant was arrested. His breath test results were reported to
                                           be .242 and .228.
                    After multiple motions filed by defense counsel, the case was
                                               dismissed.


                                    q    Case No: 2004MM2368-K
                 Defendant was stopped for running thru a stop sign. According to
               police officials, defendant appeared impaired with blood shot eyes and
                 poor balance. She failed all of the roadside tests administered and
               refused to take a breath test. Defendant admitted to law enforcement
                                       officers she had two drinks.
                 After judge granted several motions entered by the defense, State
                   offered a charge of reckless driving; DUI charges was dropped.


                                         q    Case No: 286141-X
               Defendant stopped for driving the “wrong way” on a one-way street.
               Defendant admitted to drinking, had blood shot eyes, slurred speech
                 and strong odor of unknown alcoholic beverages. Defendant had
                  difficulties producing ID, problems balancing and blew a .15/.16
                                       percent on the breath test.
               After numerous motions, the state was unable to proceed to trial and
                                        the case was dismissed.


                                q       Case No: 503652W; 575EIQ
                   Defendant was driving the “wrong way” on a one way street.
                 Defendant smelled of alcoholic beverage and admitted to drinking
               vodka at the night club she attended. She failed the roadside sobriety
                   tests administered and blew a .12 percent on the breath test.
                Defense filed numerous motions and at trial the case was dismissed.


                               q    Case No: 086152J;5226-DGC
               Defendant stopped for driving without headlights, after which officers
                claim he showed “usual” symptoms of impairment. Defendant failed
                 the roadside sobriety test and blew a .122/.122 on the breath test.
                Due to Language barriers faced by the defendant whom only spoke


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                Japanese, many motions were filed. Defense attacked the inability of
                 the State to prove that the defendant was properly advised, among
                   other things. Defense won and the State dismissed the charges.


                                 q   Case No: 05-024422MM10A
                The driver was stopped for running a red light in Hollywood. A DUI
                  task force officer responded and gave the driver roadside tests.
               According to the officer the driver failed the roadside test but said the
                                        video was not available.
                After cross examinating both officers during trial, the jury found the
                                          defendant not guilty.


                                 q   Case No: 06-005108MM10A
                  The defendant was stopped for driving on the sidewalk around
                  another vehicle. The officer observed signs of impairment and
               conducted a DUI investigation. The driver failed roadside test and the
                                 breath test results were .107 / .109
                   Due to the firms diligence and attention to detail, a Notice of
                  Expiration of speedy trial was filed and the case was dismissed.


                             q   Case No: 501468-W; 8219-DUU
                   Defendant was stopped for allegedly swerving his vehicle while
                driving. Defendant had problems standing and admitted to drinking.
                He failed all roadside tests and blew a .19 and .17 on the breath test.
                    Defense filed numerous motions and the case was dismissed.


                     q   Case No: 6269-XAE; 5557-CZS; 5558-CZS
                A police officer observed the defendant going at an excessive speed
                  and swerving across traffic lanes. Defendant allegedly smelled of
                unknown alcoholic beverages and fell on the ground when roadside
               sobriety tests were being administered. Defendant blew a .19 /.21on
               the breath test, she admitted drinking and failed all field sobriety test
                                               exercises.
                 After numerous motions were filed by the defense, state could not
                             proceed to trial and the case was dismissed.


                                 q   Case No: 05-009930MM10A
              Client was involved in a rear end collision with two vehicles stopped at
                  a red light. The officers that investigated the accident were not
              present at the time of the accident. They along with the occupants of
               the other vehicles could not place our client in control of the wheel.
              Our client refused to take field and urine sobriety tests which led to his
                                                 arrest.
                 Defense filed eight motions that turned case into shambles. State
                  proceeded to trial dropped DUI charges on the second day and
                                        obtained no conviction.


                                 q   Case No: 061690J; 8691EBI
               A civilian called the police and informed them of a driver who had left
              the scene after striking a road barrier and throwing beer bottles out of
              her window. The police found the defendant four miles from the scene
                 and suspected that the driver was under the influence of drugs or
                alcohol. The driver refused roadsides and the breath test, however,
                                 the police found drugs on her person.
                Defense counsel filed several Motions to Suppress which resulted in
                                    the State dropping the charges.


                                     q   Case No: 2005-CT-5481
                The driver reached a roadblock, drove out of the roadblock and then
                             parked. The officer approached the driver.
                The defense filed a Motion to Suppress All Evidence and despite the
                State having their witness present, defense counsel was able to able
                                   to get the DUI charges dropped.


                                 q   Case No: 52958; 59; 60-NC
                 Defendant had a case from 1986 for driving under the influence of
                                             alcohol.


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                 Defense filed motions and moved for everything it is entitled to in
                                 discovery. The case was dropped.


                                         q    Case No: 014078W
                 The driver drove off of the road onto a walking path in front of a
               police officer. The officer flagged him down and he backed up into a
                fence. The officer stated that the driver had bloodshot and watery
              eyes, a strong odor of alcohol, a flushed face and slurred speech. The
                       driver refused the roadside tests and the breath test.
              The defense filed motions and took the case to trial. The charges were
                                                dropped.


                                          q   Case No: 574028X
               The defendant rear ended the car in front of him causing a three car
              pile-up. The officer stated that the driver had a strong odor of alcohol
                on his breath, bloodshot and watery eyes and slurred speech. The
                driver admitted to having a few beers, refused the breath test and
                                      failed the roadside tests.
              The defense filed a Motion to Suppress for Lack of Probable Cause and
               two Motions to Suppress Statements. The State could not go forward
                           with the trial and the charges were dropped.


                               q       Case No: 489014X: 1510-EIQ
                   The driver was involved in an accident. A city of Miami Oficer
                responded to the scene and conducted an accident investagation.
              After charging the diver with DUI, the arresting officer took him to the
                  Miami Beach Police Station. The driver refused to submit to any
               chemical physical tests. The responding officer neither witnessed the
                accident occur, nor witnessed the driver driving or being in actual
               physical control of a motor vehicle. likewise, the drivers of the other
               vehicles were never able to affirmatively place the driver behind the
              wheel. According to the Probable Cause Afidavit, the driver was never
                 affirmatively told that a criminal investigation for DUI was being
              conducted and never mirandarizes by the arresting officer or any other
                 officer before he attempted to administer roadside sobriety tests.
              Prior to trial, defense moved to dismiss all charges. Coubt I (DUI) and
               Count II (reckless driving) were dismissed by the court upon defense
                                    motion for lack of prosecution.


                                   q   Case No: 05-001181MM10A
                The client was allegedly stopped for tailgating a Hollywood Police
               Officer. The officer asked the client to take Field Sobriety tests which
                he allegedly failed. The client was also asked for a breath sample
                                  which he blew .144 .166 and .154.
                The Judge Granted our motion to suppress evidence based on an
                illegal stop. The state dropped all charges based on Judges ruling.


                                          q   Case No: 086432J
                  The Driver was seen tailgating other cars and weaving in and out
                traffic causing other cause to have to avoid them. After being pulled
                  over the driver got into a physical and verbal altercation with the
                 police, refused to take any test and was arrested for DUI, resisting
                               arrest with violence and assault on a LEO.
                 The firm file a battery of motions to exclude and suppress evidence
                 and at the time of trial the was not prepared to proceed the judge
                      deigned them a continuance and dismissed all the charges


                                          q   Case No: 286779X
               The driver was going the wrong way on a one way street. The officer
               pulled the driver over and stated that the driver had a strong odor of
                 alcohol on their breath, slurred speech and bloodshot and watery
                       eyes. The driver refused the roadside and breath tests
                   The defendant had unequal tracking in their eyes, indicating a
                   neurological problem as opposed to impairment. Through the
                successful practice of filing motions to suppress and to exclude and
                after speaking to the arresting officer, the firm was able to get the
                                            charge dropped.



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                      q   Case No: 489301X; 4997; 99; 5000-EGB
                Eyewitness testified that defendant crashed a parked car through a
               gate, causing considerable damage and then fled the scene. Witness
               then saw a police officer in the vicinity and directed the officer to the
              defendant in the damaged vehicle a block from first collision. Allegedly
               defendant showed distinct signs of impairment, admitted to drinking
              and failed all roadside sobriety tests. Various motions were filed in this
                                                 case.
                                    The state dismissed charges.


                                          q   Case No: 132000W
               The defendant drove over a median and crashed into a guard house.
                  Police arrived on the scene noticed signs of intoxication from the
               driver and proceeded to give them road side test; after failing the first
                test the driver refused to take any more. The officer requested them
                 to submit to a breath test which they also refused and arrested the
                                             driver for DUI.
                The defense got the judge to throw out the road side test result and
                refusals as well as the breath test refusal and the state dropped the
                                              DUI charge.


                                 q   Case No: 05010508MM10A
               The officer observed the defendant straddling the double yellow lines
               in the roadway, swerve into oncoming traffic and roll through a stop
               sign. The officer stopped the defendant and had him exit the vehicle.
                 He noticed the aroma of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The
               defendant refused all roadside exercises and the breath test and was
                       placed under arrest for marijuana possession and DUI.
               Through successful motion practice the marijuana possession charge
                              was dismissed and the DUI was dropped.


                                      q       Case No: B05021390
               Suspected of DUI, the driver was pulled over. The driver and vehicle
                 were searched. Subsequently, the police found marijuana in the
                               driver’s pocket and a pipe in the vehicle.
               The firm filed several Motions to Suppress which resulted in the State
                                         dropping the charges.


                                          q    Case No: 266253X
               Second offense DUI: The driver crashed into an off duty police officer
                 who called an on duty officer to investigate the crash. The officer
                noticed a strong smell of an alcoholic beverage and gave the driver
                road side sobriety exercises which they failed; the driver refused to
                submit to a breath test and was arrested for DUI and charged with
                                        causing the accident
               Through successful motion practice the firm got most of the evidence
                        excluded and the DUI and other charges dismissed


                                          q    Case No: 508424X
                The defendant was swerving in and out of his lane and almost hit a
              police vehicle. The officer reported the defendant had a strong odor of
               alcohol, bloodshot eyes and slurred speech. The defendant failed the
                         roadside tests and refused to take the breath test.
               The defense filed four Motions to Suppress. The State was not ready
                                 for trial and the case was dropped.


                                 q   Case No: 04021951MM10A
               An officer stopped the defendant for speeding on his motorcycle. The
                 officer stated that he observed a strong odor of alcohol, bloodshot
                   eyes and slurred speech. The defendant was asked to perform
               roadside tests and take the breath test. He did the roadside tests but
                was unable to provide an adequate sample for the breath test which
                                      was interpreted as a refusal.
               Defense counsel took this case to trial before a jury who acquitted the
                                        defendant on all counts.


                                 q   Case No: 04025776MM10A


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               The defendant was involved in an accident after running a red light.
              The officer observed the defendant swaying heavily to the point where
                 he almost fell over. The defendant refused to take the roadside
                                      exercises and breath test.
               After the firm filed a battery of motions and deposed witnesses, the
                    defendant was acquitted of DUI and DUI property damage


                                        q   Case No: 550630X
               The defendant was driving erratically at night with no headlights while
                 cutting off other cars. The officer noticed a strong odor of alcohol,
                   blood shot eyes and slurred speech. The defendant failed the
                              roadsides and did not take the breath test
               The firm filed Motions to Exclude Breath Refusal, Exclude Statements
               and the HGN Tests. All of the motions were granted. The defense was
               able to get the officer to admit on the stand that the client eventually
                agreed to take the breath test after being read the implied consent.
               Additionally, the officer admitted that he did not afford the defendant
                the opportunity to take the test and treated it as a refusal. The DUI
                                         charges were dropped


                                 q   Case No: 05008052MM10A
               The driver was observed making an illegal u-turn, drifting from side-to-
                   side and moving slowly. The officer pulled the driver over and
               observed him to have bloodshot and glassy eyes, unsteadiness on his
                 feet and an odor of alcohol on his breath. The officer asked if the
                 driver wished to participate in roadside exercises and he declined.
               Defense counsel took this case to trial before a jury who acquitted the
                                      defendant on all counts.


                                        q   Case No: 2162EFX
                 The defendant was driving on Miami Beach with his children in the
                vehicle. An officer ran a records check on his license plate and saw a
                 DUI suspension for the driver. The officer conducted a traffic stop.
               Defense counsel took the case to trial and argued that the defendant
               had a business purposes permit. The evidence was presented that the
                defendant had a legitimate business that he was conducting and the
                State could not prove otherwise. The defendant was found not guilty
                                                at trial.


                                q    Case No: 05-010057MM10A
                 Our client was involved in a rear-end collision involving one other
                    vehicle stopped at a red light. A broward Sheriff's Deputy was
               dispatched to investigate and he, in turn, requestedd another deputy
                to conduct a DUI investigation. The scound Deputy did no accident
                  investigation but instead made contact with the client and noted
              certain alleged observations leading hin to request the Client to submit
               to roadside sobriety exercises. Client refused tests, was arrested and
               taken to the BSO Breath Test Facility where he was video taped and
               told he had to submit to a breath test requested bu arresting officer.
                 Again, our Client refused to submit to the breath test, refused to
                    perform videotaped sobriety tests and refused to answer any
                                               questions.
                Defense counsel filed a battery of Motions to Suppress and Exclude.
                                   The DUI charges were dropped.


                                 q   Case No: 03028427MM10A
                  The Defendant was involved in an accident and fled. While being
               chased by the police the driver crashed again and had to be removed
                   from the car by fire rescue and transported to the hospital. The
              officers followed them back to the hospital and observed a strong odor
              of an alcoholic beverage and requested a blood test. The results of the
              blood test were positive for alcohol and the driver was charged with 9
                        charges including DUI and DUI with property damage.
               The defense proved there was not probable cause for the blood draw
              as well as consent was coerced out of the defendant. The officers also
              violated HIPPA rules in the hospital. The blood results were thrown out
                resulting in the charges being dropped and one of the officers were
                                investigated for use of force / coercion.



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                                         q       Case No: 0382DVG
                 The driver was pulled over for an expired tag, no insurance and a
                                        suspended license.
                Once the firm was able to clear up the suspended license issue and
               the tag and insurance were made current, the charges were dropped.


                                     q       Case No: F05-035578
              Defendant was arrested for causing a car crash involving multiple cars
                    and injuries. He was charged with four felony counts of DUI.
                Following motions entered by the defense to suppress and dismiss,
              the four charges were dropped to misdemeanor, later to be reduced to
                                    one count of reckless driving.


                                         q       Case No: 385666-W
                  Driver was pulled over for doing 68 mph in 40 mph zone. Officer
                 requested the driver to submit to road side sobriety test and failed
                them, later defendent refused to take the breath or a urine test and
                                        was arrested for DUI.
                              Found not guilty by a jury of their peers


                                             q   Case No: 306656X
                 Officer observed a parked car with a person sleeping in the driver’s
                 seat. Officer knocked on the window and gets no response. Officer
                  then proceeded to open the door and wake up the person in the
                  driver’s seat. Upon coming into contact with the driver the officer
                 noticed an odor of an alcoholic beverage, blood shot eyes, slurred
                  speech and requested driver to submit to field sobriety exercises.
                      Defendent failed then and refused to take the breath test.
                                Charges dismissed from pretrial motions


                                 q   Case No: 04018899MM10A
                   The driver of a motorcycle was involved in an accident and was
                transported to the hospital where two blood samples were taken. At
                                 the hospital, the driver was arrested.
                The firm filed a Motion to Suppress Blood Results and won. The firm
               convinced the Judge that the officer had no basis to conclude that the
                  accident actually involved serious bodily injury. The charges were
                                                dropped.


                                         q       Case No: 046197-W
               Officer observed defendant weaving while driving with an expired tag.
               Driver admitted drinking to the officer and failed all field sobriety test
                                     and refused the breath test
                           State not ready at time of trial; case dismissed.


                                q    Case No: 04-016134MM10A
               Defendant was stopped at a DUI check point; an officer noticed signs
                of impairment and requested the driver to submit to sobriety test.
              driver refused to submit to roadside sobriety test and was arrested for
                   DUI. The defendant was also found in possession of Cannabis
               The defense proved there was no probable cause for arrest and also
                   proved the reading of FL implied consent law was improperly
              administered. The state subsequently dropped the DUI and Possession
                                              Charges


                                 q   Case No: 03001264MM10A
               Witnesses observed the defendant continually swerving in and out of
                 traffic, then onto a sidewalk until the vehicle came to a stop. The
                 witness ran to the vehicle and removed the keys until the officers
              could arrive. The officer arrived at the scene and stated that the driver
                  had a strong odor of alcohol on their breath, slurred speech and
               bloodshot and watery eyes. The driver performed very poorly on the
                                      roadside and breath tests.
                Defense counsel was able to suppress the field sobriety exercises,
                  breath test results and the video. All DUI charges were dropped.




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                                         q   Case No: 289841-X
               Defendant crashed their car into a tree. When the officer arrived on
                the scene they requested the driver to submit to road side sobriety
              test; agreed and fail them, refused to submit to a breath test and was
                                           arrested for DUI.
              The defense filed a battery of motions to suppress evidence and at the
                             time of trial the charges where dismissed


                                         q   Case No: 508408X
                Defendant was said to have nearly lost control of their scooter when
               they approached a red light, proceeded to make a U-turn to avoid the
                 red light then made another right turn to resume traveling in their
                original direction. Police stopped them conducted a DUI investigation
                    and arrested the driver for DUI and issued several other traffic
                                                 citations.
                    The Defense found during the Drivers license hearing that the
               arresting officer never saw the defendant do any of the things he was
                   stopped for and the observations causing the officer to suspect
                     impairment causing him to initiate the DUI investigation and
                subsequent arrest. Motion to dismiss for no probable cause granted;
                                              case dismissed.


                               q       Case No: 2005-MM-009152A
                The defendent was allegedly observed by Seminole County Sheriff's
               Drputy coming out of a convenience store in Lake Mary, Florida. The
                 defendent had left his vehicle parked in a fire lane with the engine
                running while he went inside to make a purchase. Upon coming out,
                 the Sheriff's Deputy made contact and initiated a DUI investigation
                  based on purported signs of impairment. Client agreed to perform
                roadside sobriety exercises which were videotaped. once completed,
               the defendant was arrested and transported thereafter to the John F.
                              Polk Correctional Facility for breath testing.
                                 This client was not convicted for DUI


                                         q   Case No: 508246X
                 A parking enforcement officer observed a erratically driving vehicle
                and alerted another officer who observed the driver run a stop sign.
               Officer then proceeded to pull driver over, conduct a DUI investigation
                                      and arrested the driver.
                   The state was not ready at time of trial and forced to drop the
                                               charges.


                                   q   Case No: 04015330MM10A
                 The defendant was stopped for traveling on the left lane solid white
               line when the officer stopped the vehicle. The officer pulled the driver
                 over and stated that the driver had a strong odor of alcohol on their
               breath, slurred speech and bloodshot and watery eyes. The defendant
                       performed the roadside test and refused the breath test.
                  During jury selection, defense counsel was able to get the State to
                                         drop the DUI charges.


                                         q   Case No: M030347
                 The Police observed the defendant lose control of the vehicle and
                 proceeded to pull them over and conduct a DUI investigation. The
                defendant was uncooperative with the officers and was arrested for
                            resisting arrest and DUI breath test results .114
                State failed to provide proper discovery to the defense, forcing them
                              to drop the DUI and resisting arrest charges.


                                q      Case No: 04-011590MM10A
                  Defendant got into a multiple car accident. Given road side field
                sobriety test and fail them, breath test results .11 and made several
                                        admissions to the officer.
                 After filing and successfully arguing a battery of motions the firm
                managed to get evidence excluded and the state was forced to drop
                                            the DUI charge




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                                       q   Case No: 508440-X
                 Driver accused of speeding and weaving, attempted to flee from
                officer when another officer blocked off the defendants car to stop
                          them. Failed road sides, breath test results .164
               Defense brought out various discrepancies from the officers story and
                 the truth to the court, and the state was forced to drop the DUI
                                               charge


                                 q   Case No: 04-23167MM10A
                 Defendant was involved in a minor accident with another car. The
                   officer on the scene observed some signs of intoxication and
               conducted a DUI investigation. Driver was later arrested and charged
                                          them with DUI
                           The State dropped the DUI charge before trial


                                q    Case No: 05-002746MM10A
                  Defendant was stopped for driving without headlights. After being
               pulled over defendent was asked to take road side test and performed
                them perfectly. driver refused to take a breath test and was arrested
                                 for DUI and issued traffic citations.
                 The video of the defendant’s performance of the road side test was
                 brought to the attention of the judge and the state and all charges
                                               dismissed


                                 q   Case No: 04-06705MM10A
                Defendants car was stopped at a road block, given road side test by
                               the police and later arrested for DUI
                Defense argued and proved the driver was not impaired. Found NOT
                                         GUILTY by a jury


                                q    Case No: 04-009442MM10A
                           Our Client was arrested and charged with DUI
                    Through our investigation into the details of the case it was
               determined that the defendant was charged with the incorrect charge.
                This fact was brought to the attention of the court and the charges
                                          were dismissed.


                                q    Case No: 04-021470MM10A
               The Defendant involved in a serious roll-over crash and was taken to
                the hospital. The investigating officer began to suspect the driver of
                  drinking and requested a blood test; they refused and were later
                                          charged with DUI.
                 The defense exposed problems with the officer’s investigation and
               additionally got witnesses excluded, forcing the state to drop the DUI
                                                charge.


                                 q   Case No: 05-003296TCA04
                Defendant pulled over for going over 100 mph and later arrested for
                                                DUI
                     State dropped all charges after successful motion practice.


                                 q   Case No: 04-15566MM10A
                  Police officer noticed a vehicle with a terrible driving pattern and
                  pulled the car over only to find other indicators of DUI and later
                                          arrested defendent.
                                Found not guilty by a jury of their peers


                                 q   Case No: CTM040001072A
               Officer pulled over a vehicle for speeding and proceeded to conduct a
              DUI investigation and later arrested the driver for DUI after failing the
              road side test. The breath test results were almost twice the legal limit.
               After reviewing the video tape of the road side test and bringing it to
                       the attention of the state the DUI charge was dropped


                                       q   Case No: 048435-W
                   Defendant was pulled over after supposedly running a red light.


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                defendent stopped and given road side test. Later was arrested for
                         DUI, defendant refused to submit to a breath test.
                Motions were file to exclude the results of the road side test and the
                         breath test refusal and the charges were dropped


                                       q       Case No: 6226-CZE
              The defendant was involved in a accident and the officer started a DUI
              investigation after observing the defendant; defendent submitted to a
                breath test and was arrested for DUI; also received several traffic
                                           citations as well.
              The state failed to bring the case to trial with in the required time and
                                     all charges where dismissed


                                       q       Case No: 252483-W
               The Defendant was approached and stopped while getting into his car
                          after leaving a club and later arrested for DUI.
                Motion to suppress due to illegal stop granted and DUI charge was
                                              dropped.


                                q    Case No: 044018769MM10A
                Officer observed a vehicle driving with an expired tag. After making
               contact with the driver the officer noticed a strong odor of a alcoholic
               beverage, slurred speech as well as blood shot eyes and called a DUI
                 task force officer to conduct a DUI investigation. Driver failed the
               roadside test and was offered a breath test, refused and was arrested
                                                for DUI.
                                State dropped the charges before trial.


                                 q   Case No: 04022691MM10A
              The Driver was said to be spinning their tires exiting a shopping center
                  and sped off cutting across three lanes of traffic to get on the
                highway. The driver was pulled over and given Road Side Sobriety
                         test. They failed them and was arrested for DUI
                The judge granted several pretrial motions that forced the state to
                                       drop the DUI charge.


                                       q       Case No: 387929W
               The defendant was found sleeping behind the wheel after a passer by
               alerted the police. After approaching the car the officer observed the
                classic signs of intoxication and subsequently arrested the driver for
                                                  DUI.
                 The Defense proved there was no probable cause for the stop and
                         subsequent arrest. All charges dismissed before trial


                                       q       Case No: 8375-DDR
                  Officer observed a vehicle unable to maintain a single lane and
                following other cars too closely and pulled them over. After making
               addition observations the officer arrested driver for DUI and the driver
                                   refused to take the breath test.
                                 The State dropped the DUI charge.


                                           q   Case No: 317078X
                Third offense DUI in Miami Dade County. Driver found asleep behind
               the wheel disoriented and smelling of an alcoholic beverage according
                  to the police. They refused to submit to Road side test and also
                                    refused to take a breath test.
                  The defense proved there was no probable cause for arrest. All
                                         charges dismissed.


                                           q   Case No: 508287X
                A vehicle was observed driving 56 MPH in a 30 MPH zone and was
                pulled over. The officer observed an odor of an alcoholic beverage
              after coming in contact with the driver and proceeded to conduct a dui
                investigation including Roadside sobriety test that driver failed, the
              driver was transported back to the police station for a breath test and
                                          arrested for DUI.
                The defense proved through motion practice there was insufficient


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                  cause to conduct the DUI investigation and the state dropped the
                                              charge.


                                            q    Case No: 46659
                  Defendant stopped for making an illegal turn. Officer conducted
                       roadside test, breath test results twice the legal limit.
                  Motions to exclude roadside test and breath test results granted.
                                         Charges Dropped


                                       q    Case No: 5177DDX
               The defendant was seen driving in a parking lot of a closed business,
              also ran a stop sign and was pulled over. The officer observed signs of
                   impairment when they came into contact with the driver and
                conducted a DUI investigation and request the driver to submit to a
                 breath test, the results were below the legal limit and the officer
                 additionally request a urine test for drugs and arrested the driver.
               The defense proved there was insufficient evidence for the officer to
               conduct the DUI investigation and got all the evidence gathered by it
                            suppressed and all charges where dismissed


                                        q       Case No: 062102J
               A Car was stopped for speeding and when the officer came in contact
                with the driver he observed a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage
               emitting from the driver and ordered the driver out of the car to take
                  road side sobriety test and subsequently failed. Defendent was
                                          arrested for DUI.
               Defense proved the officer's testimony inconsistent with the time line
                 of events leading up to arrest. We also proved the road side test
                   where improperly administered resulting in the charges being
                                              dismissed


                                       q    Case No: 468023W
                  Defendant was pulled over for coming to a sudden stop to avoid
                crashing into another car. The officer noticed two beer bottles in the
                 car and proceeded to conduct a DUI investigation. Defendent was
                           arrested for DUI after failing the road side test.
                      Motion to suppress the stop granted. Charges dissmissed.


                                       q    Case No: 289486 X
                Defendant was involved in a minor traffic accident. He was asked to
               complete roadside tests which he failed and blew over twice the lagal
                                             limit. (.187)
                 The Essen, Essen, Susaneck, Canet & Cohen, P.A., attorney filed a
                motion to suppress the identity of the defendant using the accident
                report privilege and a motion to suppress the .187 breath test result
                based on a twenty minute violation. The state dismissed the case at
                                                 trial.


                                        q   Case No: 9118XAD
                The officer was waiting outside a local bar and when defendant left
                   the bar and attempted to drive home the officer stopped the
                                             defendant.
                The Essen and Essen law firm's attorney filed and argued numerous
               motions including a motion to suppress the stop based on the officer
               having no valid reason to stop the defendant. The DUI was dismissed
                                            by the judge.


                                 q   Case No: 0225568 MM10A
                Officer observed the defendants vehicle driving in a reckless manner
                and proceeded to pull the vehicle over. Upon approaching the driver
                  the officer observed the defendant had bloosdshot eyes, odor of
               alcohol and slurred speech. The driver admitted to "having a couple of
                beers". The defendant refused to take roadside tests and refused the
                                             breath test.
                Attorney Canet proceeded to trial and the client was found Not Guilty
                                              by a jury.




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                                        q   Case No: 289486X
                  Defendant charged with DUI and leaving the scene of a accident.
                            Breath test results over twice the legal limit.
                                 All Charges Dismissed before trial.


                                  q   Case No: 0225568MM10A
               Defendant was observed driving his vehicle in a reckless manner and
               was pulled over. After being pulled over the officer noticed that when
               the defendant spoke a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage became
               noticeable, defendant admitted having "a couple beers" and refused
                                      roadside and breath test.
                                     Found not guilty by a jury


                                 q    Case No: 01-026267TCA04
                   The driver was stopped at a police road block where the police
                 indicated that the driver showed obvious signs of impairment, was
                unable to locate his driver’s license, handing the police his Visa card.
                He was described by the police as having a strong odor of alcohol on
               his breath, used his car for support, had slurred speech and did poorly
               on the physical sobriety tests. Client took the breath test with a result
                                                 of .106.
                 After the court heard our motion to suppress for an illegal stop, all
                  evidence was suppressed and the state dropped the DUI charges.




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  Take this quiz and know right away what kind
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  If you answer YES to any one of the following questions - or would to
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                  Do you suffer from an injury to your hips, knees, back,
                  joints or elsewhere that would affect your balance?

                  Did the police fail to advise you of your right to an attorney
                  before taking the field sobriety (balance) test?

                  Were your field sobriety (balance) tests conducted on a
                  surface that was not even, flat, clean, properly lighted, or
                  protected from the wind?

                  Did the glare from the police car's overhead lights blind you
                  or make you dizzy?

                  Were you wearing contact lenses while taking roadside tests?

                  Were you arrested on private property?

                  If videotaped, did you appear sober, even if you were
                  scared or exhausted?

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                  (drunkenness)?

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                  Do you suffer from diabetes, hypoglycemia or any other
                  condition that might have caused you to seem impaired?

                  Do you know people who would honestly testify they saw
                  you while you were fine shortly before you were stopped?

                  Did the Law Enforcement Officer wake you from a deep
                  sleep while you were stopped or parked?

                  If you were in an accident, did you suffer injuries that might
                  have caused the Law Enforcement Officer to mistakenly
                  believe you were drunk?

                  Did you wear removable dentures during the breath test?


                     Submit


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    Our Goal is to
    build a WINNING case.
    Serious penalties deserve a serious defense.
    The trials and tribulations, as well as penalties, if convicted of DUI
    require a serious defense. That's why we examine every fact in our
    effort to build a winning case. Nationally we're a highly respected DUI
    defense firm because of our experience and dedication to be
    successful in every possible case. Our team of lawyers have a
    multitude of successful defenses that may help you, such as test
    altering effect of roadside wind, unreliable & misleading breath
    machines, disorienting effect of police car lights, medications
    mimicking intoxication and useless breath tests.
    Remember, your arrest doesn't mean you will be
    convicted. If you're arrested, you need not plead guilty.

    More about our DUI defenses
    Our team of experienced attorneys work to examine every factor in
    every case that could work in your favor. Any of the following can
    severely impact the results of tests conducted during a typical DUI
    arrest. For instance:

           q   Breath-testing machines often give false readings.
           q   Police car lights can create nausea and disorientation.
           q   Medications can cause side effects that resemble intoxication.
           q   The pitch of the road can impair your balance while doing
               balance tests.

    Because inaccuracies during testing can negatively affect your case,
    the Essen Team has purchased several testing mechanisms to
    demonstrate in court their inability to establish accurate readings.
    We're one of the few firms that owns a breath-testing
    machine and uses a "wind measuring device." In addition, we're
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    lights mounted on police vehicles to show how, when the room is
    darkened and the lights are spinning, many people feel nauseated and
    confused. We sometimes conduct Mock Trials in our office to practice
    hypothetical cases and will prepare our clients, when necessary, for
    stronger court presentations. We are fastidious in our examination of
    every detail in each DUI case.

    Just consider the trials and tribulations, as well as the penalties, if
    you're convicted of DUI in Florida: a permanent criminal record, loss of
    license, community service, increased insurance rates, possible jail
    time, vehicle immobilization, fines and possible job loss. Though no
    one should drive drunk, everyone's entitled to the best defense
    possible. If you suffer from the disease of alcohol addiction, we'll
    insist, as a condition of employment, that you obtain professional help.

    This decision to act is yours alone! Contact us today.

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    For over a Decade Richard Essen and his firm have put on an
    extensive set of DUI defense seminars for DUI attorneys across Florida
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 If you have a drunk driving DUI case in South Florida, including the
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 Beach, Fort Lauderdale or the Keys, contact us right now to find out
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 to fight or plead guilty could affect the rest of your life.

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 case. Established over 55 years, our objective is to concentrate on the
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