1. Times A Renter Needs A Lawyer

    When you sign a lease for an apartment or office space, you are agreeing to the terms of a landlord. Unfortunately, there are times where all of the agreements we once signed upon seem entirely unfair and at times can be enough to make our living situation entirely unbearable. If you find yourself between a rock and a hard place with your landlord, then turning to an attorney might be one of the o…Read More

  2. What Are Your Rights In Traffic Court

    In our last blog post we covered a few basic tips that will help you walk into your traffic court case confident and prepared for the standard procedure that will happen, but this week we want to focus on a little more of the legal aspect regarding traffic violations. In the event that you do choose to take a traffic ticket to court, you will need the assistance of a traffic violation attorney, wh…Read More

  3. What You Need To Battle A Traffic Violation

    If you’ve recently been given a traffic ticket for a violation that you feel you are undeserving of, the good news is that you are entirely able to fight the ticket in court. At Susan Gwinn Law, you can count on finding the strong support and defense that you need to ensure that you aren’t taken advantage of during your court case. Here are a few basic tips from Susan Gwinn that will help you …Read More

  4. What To Expect After You Get Pulled Over Drunk – Part 2

    In our last blog post, we covered the initial steps of a DUI arrest and what you can expect in those beginning moments. After a while, you will receive your sentencing and from there will have certain requirements that you have to cover before you’ve fully paid for your DUI. These are the components of a DUI that become stressful, costly and a little bit intimidating, which is where our team of …Read More

  5. What To Expect After You Get Pulled Over Drunk

    Leaving the bar after a few drinks can seem harmless, but the danger that you put others, and yourself, in can cost you a lifetime. In the instance that you have recently been pulled over and are over the legal limit of drinking, chances are that you’ve been arrested and taken in for a DUI. While the following steps may seem overwhelming, you can trust Susan Gwinn to walk with you through the pr…Read More

  6. Susan Gwinn, Attorney, There When You Need Us

    Sometimes good people get into situations that have the potential to change their lives forever. It may be just an unfortunate circumstance that you have landed in some sort of trouble, but that does not mean that your life needs to be altered forever. Little things can carry large consequences and if that is the case, you need the best attorney in Athens. That would be Susan Gwinn, Athens Top Rat…Read More

  7. Athens Top Attorney, Susan Gwinn

    At Susan Gwinn Law we are committed to serving the needs of the good people of Athens. We are well versed in the way Ohio law is written and practiced. Practicing law can be a difficult thing and takes experience to know just the right way to go about dealing with legal issues. That is where experts like Susan Gwinn are so valuable to communities like Athens. For more than thirty years Susan Gwinn…Read More

  8. Some Considerations About Driving Drunk

    The personal toll that a DUI/OVI can have on the offender and their family is not something that is easily forgotten. Let’s say that you find yourself in a situation that may end in a DUI/OVI conviction; your first course of action should have been avoiding the situation in the first place,  such as getting a ride from a friend or calling a taxi. Second, make sure you call Susan Gwinn Attorney …Read More

  9. Ohio Points System: Part II

      Last time we briefly discussed the assessment of points to a driver's licence due to traffic offences. As was mentioned, a maximum of 12 points may be added to a driver's licence, at which time a mandatory six month suspension is imposed. This leaves the question of just how those points are accrued. First and foremost, regardless of how minor the traffic ticket, it is important to contact a la…Read More

  10. The Ohio Point System

    The red and blue lights flash back and forth in your rearview mirror, at this point compliance is the best policy. You pull to the side of the road and follow the directions of the officer. Regardless of why you were pulled over, it is important to remember that at this point you are not under arrest. You are, however, obligated to produce your driver's license, vehicle registration, and proof of …Read More