“I Just Got Arrested for DUI, What Should I Do Now?”

By James Dunn | February 16, 2013

First, Don’t be too hard on yourself. You’re in good company. The Archbishop of San Francisco was arrested for DUI! There are some things that you should do as quickly as you can.

What to Do if You’re Pulled Over For DUI After the Super Bowl in the Bay Area

By James Dunn | February 3, 2013

Here’s some quick advice if you get pulled over for DUI after the Super Bowl. Police, Sheriffs, and the CHP will be on high alert today. San Francisco will also be focused on general mayhem—whether the 49ers win or lose. Other communities from South San Francisco, to San Mateo, to Palo Alto, to San Jose…

The Most Important Article on the Criminal Justice System-Ever.

By James Dunn | January 26, 2013

This is the most important article on the criminal justice system I’ve ever read. Why? Because it is the only article in the popular media I’ve ever come across that looks at how misdemeanors are handled. Although it was published back in April, it will stay relevant until there are fundamental reforms to the system.…

Bay Area Blood Draw Policies at Risk in U.S. Supreme Court

By James Dunn | January 19, 2013

The United States Supreme Court is reviewing the policy of taking blood samples from DUI arrestees without a warrant. Here in the Bay area, policies vary from police department to police department. In San Jose, Palo Alto, or San Mateo, you may be forced to give a blood sample depending on whether you’re arrested by…

If You Get Pulled Over After that Holiday Party (Christmas Party, Hannukah Party, Kwanza Party, Etc.)-Silence is Golden, But Honesty is the Best Policy

By James Dunn | December 6, 2012

Police and CHP officers are trained to interrogate DUI suspects with a series of questions that help build the prosecution case, and dismantle your defense. Two of the most critical questions are: “What have you had to drink?” and “When did you stop drinking?”

Here’s What We Think

By James Dunn | November 9, 2012

If you are looking for experienced legal representation to defend you against criminal or DUI charges, then you have come to the right place. In the weeks to come, the Law Office of James Dunn will be providing website visitors with insightful blog posts about the latest in criminal defense and DUI laws, news and…