• What to Do If You’ve Been Accused of Resisting Arrest

    Being accused of resisting arrest is a serious legal matter with significant consequences. Resisting arrest involves intentionally obstructing or opposing a law enforcement officer’s attempt to perform a lawful arrest. If you find yourself facing such an accusation, it’s vital to understand your rights and take the appropriate steps to protect your interests. Working with […]

  • Can You Ride an Electric Bike If You’re Barred From Driving?

    In recent years, electric bikes, or e-bikes, have gained popularity as a convenient and eco-friendly alternative to transportation. With their rising popularity, questions have emerged about the legality of riding an electric bike for individuals barred from driving in Maryland. Maryland State Law regulates e-bikes under MD Transp Code § 11-104 (2019), which classifies them […]

  • Do You Need a Lawyer to File for Expungement in Maryland?

    Expungement is a legal process that enables individuals to clear their criminal records under certain circumstances. In Maryland, you may petition for an expungement if your case is based on an acquittal, a not guilty verdict, or a dismissal. Additionally, if you received Probation Before Judgment (PBJ) or were found guilty of certain nuisance crimes, […]

  • The Importance of an Alcohol Assessment in a DUI Case

    Facing DUI charges can have severe consequences, affecting one’s driving privileges, employment prospects, and personal reputation. In DUI cases, the court often requires individuals to undergo an assessment administered by a qualified professional to evaluate their alcohol consumption patterns and associated risk levels. A skilled DUI lawyer at The Law Office of Hillel Traub can […]