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

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

  2. 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

  3. How The 6th Amendment Helps Your OVI Case in Athens, OH

    Do you need an OVI lawyer for your recent citation in Athens, Ohio? Susan Gwinn Attorney at Law stands by the Sixth Amendment which states, “In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherin the crime shall have been committed; which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be …Read More

  4. What’s the Difference Between an OVI and a DUI in Ohio?

    If you've been arrested for an OVI/DUI in Ohio, the penalties can be severe. So is there any difference between an OVI and a DUI. The short answer is NO. In Ohio, DUIs are simply known as OVIs. There are many different acronyms that can be used interchangeably with DUI. These include: DUII - driving under the influence of intoxicants DWI - driving while intoxicated or driving while impaired DWAI -…Read More

  5. Four Ways to Avoid Getting a DUI/OVI

    If you've already been charged with a DUI/OVI in Athens or anywhere in Southern Ohio, you may want to contact Athens DUI/OVI lawyer, Susan Ginn. But here are four ways you can AVOID GETTING A DUI in the first place: 1. DON'T DRINK AND DRIVE Of course, this first one's a no-brainer, but it needs to be said. If you never drink and drive, you'll never get a DUI/OVI. Period. If you've been drinking, d…Read More