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San Diego DUI Lawyer

Strategic Defense Strategies Founded on Thorough Investigation

If you’ve been arrested for a DUI, the first thing you should do is contact an experienced attorney who has a proven record of successfully representing people with DUI charges. At Rodriguez Law Firm, our San Diego DUI lawyer can build a strong case and a solid defense to protect your rights.

Our firm thoroughly investigates the circumstances of the arrest and the results of field sobriety tests to form the basis of a defense strategy. We strategically apply any discovered information at the most critical stages of DUI hearings as well as at appropriate stages during the ensuing criminal prosecution process.

For a consultation about your DUI charges, call Rodriguez Law Firm at (619) 332-1703 today.

Building Your Defense

There are many types of legal challenges that can be used in your defense. For instance, it could be argued that there was a lack of reasonable suspicion for a stop. Before law enforcement officials can make a DUI traffic stop, they must have sufficient reasonable suspicion that a crime has been or is being committed. If law enforcement officials do not have sufficient reasonable suspicion, they did not legally make the initial DUI traffic stop and any and all evidence obtained as a result of that unlawful detention is inadmissible in court.

Your attorney might also argue that the field sobriety test was inaccurate.After a person is suspected of drunk driving, he or she may be asked to perform a series of field sobriety tests. It is up to the police officer to decide if the suspect passes or fails these tests by following a specific procedure for administration and evaluation. However, a person can perform poorly during the field sobriety tests for many reasons other than intoxication.

Rather than alcohol or drug use, a poor test performance might be caused by:

  • Testing equipment that has not been properly maintained or calibrated, or that has a history of incorrectly reporting BAC levels
  • Medical conditions that would make it difficult to perform some of the physical tests
  • Uncomfortable shoes that can make it difficult to perform physical tests
  • Preexisting vision problems
  • Low blood sugar caused by diabetes

Contact Rodriguez Law Firm Today

Because there are countless variables with each DUI arrest, trust the professionals at Rodriguez Law Firm to build a defense that takes the unique details of your situation into consideration. Attorney Rodriguez is a former police officer who has experience with DUI procedures. He knows how to challenge evidence commonly used by the prosecution.

Need more information about our DUI defense strategies? Contact our experienced San Diego DUI attorney at (619) 332-1703 to learn more.

Clients Share Their Experience

  • Rodriguez Law Firm, my fiance and I are so thankful and appreciative for your assistance!

    “John, we cannot thank you and all of your team enough for the assistance you firm provided us. Olavo, Susan, Valeria, and you ensured all required requested documents for the processing of E.L and my ...”

    - RK & EL
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    “Lawyer Rodriguez is the best he helped me a lot with my case. The process was fast I’m thankful that they did everything for my case! I’m so happy, thank you again Mr. Rodriguez!”

    - Anibal Rodolfo
  • Rodriguez Law Firm is outstanding!

    “It’s amazing! I’m glad I chose to call Rodriguez Law Firm and have Mr. John Rodriguez work on my DUI case while other lawyers had told me it wasn’t going to be possible and that I could be facing ...”

    - J. M.
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    “Rodriguez law firm are very professional. My case was a very difficult it had a 3% chance of success. Rodriguez law firm made it possible they won my case. Thank you for your hard work”

    - Jose Ruiz

Case Results

  • Case Dismissed Assault with a Deadly Weapon – with a pick axe (hired by an attorney as trial consultant) sexual assault
  • Jury Trial Won Attempted Murder of Police Officer (faced Life in prison)
  • Jury Trial Won Continuous Child Molestation (hired by an attorney as a trial consultant)
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    John R. Rodriguez

    Founding Attorney

    John R. Rodriguez is a San Diego trial attorney with the experience that will make a difference in your criminal or immigration case. His combined experience as a trial lawyer, former police officer, and private investigator has culminated into a successful legal career with a proven track record that his clients can rely on. He began his legal career as a criminal defense attorney defending Latino immigrants arrested in communities throughout Napa, Solano, and Contra Costa Counties for 15 years ...

Why Choose Rodriguez Law Firm?

Your Success is Our Success
  • Mission

    We are here to help immigrant families live the American dream.  We do this by offering competitive Fees and Payments Plans designed to help you afford our services.

  • Commitment

    Our commitment to our clients will never waiver.  We strive to always provide our clients with professional services and the best legal solutions available.

  • Honesty

    We understand that clients need to trust their attorney.  We work hard to earn your trust by being transparent and honest with our legal advice and proposed solutions.

  • Integrity

    Our integrity is the key to a successful Attorney-Client relationship.  We are committed to always serving your best interest with integrity and respect.

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