• Can You Request an Independent Blood Test After Receiving DUI Charges in Maryland?

    If you have been charged with a DUI in Maryland, you will receive breath testing to determine your blood alcohol content (BAC). During this time, you have the right to request an independent blood test. The results from this test can be crucial in contesting your charges. The experienced lawyer at The Law Office of […]

  • How Long After a DUI Conviction Can You Get a CDL License?

    In Maryland, commercial driver’s license (CDL) holders who are convicted of a DUI offense are subject to severe penalties which can significantly affect their ability to earn a living. The repercussions of a DUI conviction for commercial drivers are far more stringent than those for holders of regular driver’s licenses. The consequences go beyond just […]

  • Sobriety Programs and Rehabilitation Options for DUI Offenders in Maryland

    In Maryland, the legal system emphasizes rehabilitation and offers various sobriety programs to help DUI offenders address alcohol-related issues. If you have been convicted of a DUI, you may qualify for alternative sentencing to avoid jail time and life-altering consequences. Seeking help following a DUI conviction demonstrates to the courts that you are taking responsibility […]

  • 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 […]

  • What Is DUI Per Se in Maryland?

    Driving under the influence (DUI) is a weighty offense that carries significant legal consequences. In Maryland, DUI laws aim to maintain road safety and protect motorists from the dangers associated with impaired driving. One crucial aspect of DUI enforcement is the concept of DUI per se, which establishes the legal limits for blood alcohol concentration […]

  • What Happens If My Teen Gets a DUI in Maryland?

    As a parent, you envision your teen to have a bright future full of promise and potential. However, one mistake can have lasting consequences that may derail their dreams and affect their driving privileges. If your teen is charged with a DUI in Maryland, speak with an experienced DUI lawyer to protect their legal rights and […]

  • Lesser Known Ways a DUI Conviction Could Impact Your Life

    DUI convictions have a long-lasting impact on your relationship with your friends, loved ones, and career. The ways these criminal charges can change your life vary, however, from person to person. While the greatest of the impacts—financial strain, for example, and loss of opportunities for work—are well-known, there are subtler ways an unchallenged conviction can […]

  • Everything You Need to Know About DUI Checkpoints in Maryland

    If you are out for a drive in Maryland and come across a DUI checkpoint, it is important that you are prepared. The Law Office of Hillel Traub is a Maryland traffic violations law firm with experience helping clients who have been stopped at a DUI checkpoint. While there are many procedures that law enforcement […]

  • Can Maryland Police Search Your Vehicle if They Smell Marijuana?

    Few things are as anxiety-inducing as being stopped by a police officer and having your vehicle searched. While most people know their rights when it comes to unlawful searching by the police, the rules can change when the police suspect illegal activity, such as using alcohol or marijuana. Still, as marijuana has been decriminalized in […]

  • What Tests Are Used During Maryland DUI Checkpoints?

    If you have ever been stopped at a DUI checkpoint, you may be feeling pressured by law enforcement, even if you are not under the influence. It can be easy to panic and do whatever law enforcement asks of you to avoid getting into any legal trouble. However, it is important that you are aware […]