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The First 5 things to do after being accused of DWI

You’ve recently been stopped by the police and accused of DWI. A million thoughts are probably racing through your head. You’re probably very scared: What do I do now? Will I lose my license? What about my insurance? Who should I talk to? Here are the first five things you should do after being [...]

By | October 23rd, 2017|

The Top 10 DWI mistakes (and how to avoid them)

Here is a list of Ten DWI mistakes that are commonly made by a person accused of drunk driving. If you find yourself being accused of a DWI or another related charge, this list can help find the right representation for your case. If you plead Guilty you will be found guilty 100% of [...]

By | October 23rd, 2017|

License Suspension

The Attorneys at Dummit Fradin are experienced in helping prevent License Suspension, and when they do occur, we work with our clients to get limited driving privileges and eventually getting driving privileges restored.  Getting your privilege to drive restored is critical here in North Carolina since we have such poor mass transit systems. Here [...]

By | October 12th, 2017|

What indicators do law enforcement look for to determine if someone may be driving while impaired?

According to the research performed for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the following are some of the actions that may be indicators of driving while impaired: Turning with a wide radius; Straddling the center of the lane marker; Appearing to be drunk; Almost striking an object or vehicle; Weaving; Driving on anything other [...]

By | October 4th, 2017|

North Carolina DMV to begin charging for hearings.

Beginning in January 2018, DMV plans to assess fees for driver’s license revocation or reinstatement hearings, and it has been rumored that the fees may be as high as $450. This includes restoration hearings after a Permanent DWI revocation, restoration hearings after a 2-year revocation after 2 DWIs within 3 years, Refusal hearings if a [...]

By | September 18th, 2017|

Support DACA – (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals)

Support DACA In summary, this is what we know about the DACA Rescindment Announcement and Memo issued by the Department of Homeland Security:   1) No new initial applications will be permitted after today, September 5, 2017. 2) Initial applications submitted prior to today will be processed. 3) Currently pending renewal apps will be processed. [...]

By | September 14th, 2017|

DWI Alcohol Assessment in North Carolina

DWI Alcohol Assessment in North Carolina The sentence for a DWI conviction in North Carolina can vary greatly from case to case; however, there is always a requirement that you get an alcohol/drug assessment and completed the recommended treatment.   In addition to this being a required outcome of any sentence, if you get the assessment done [...]

By | September 7th, 2017|

Fiesta 2017  The Hispanic League is hosting the "25th Anniversary" Fiesta festival in Downtown Winston-Salem  Saturday, September 23rd, 2017. Don't miss the "Magnifico Mile" aka the Running of the Bulls and Fun Run starting at 8 am. For more information please visit the www.hispanicleague.org.  

By | August 29th, 2017|

Granted – Domestic Violence Protective Order

Client had been seriously physically assaulted by her boyfriend throughout their relationship.  Client never told anyone about the abuse until recently.  She finally decided that she had enough of the abuse and filed a request for a temporary emergency protective order.  Attorney Goldsborough was able to negotiate with the defendant and, as a result, client [...]

By | August 28th, 2017|

Victory – License Reinstated

Client came to Attorney Goldsborough with multiple tickets from Guilford and Randolph counties including Driving While License Revoked (DWLR) charges.  It had been several years since the client had his license. After review of the client’s North Carolina Department of Motor Vehicle (NCDMV) record, Mrs. Goldsborough determined what needed to be done assist client in [...]

By | August 28th, 2017|

Dismissed – Assault by Pointing a Gun

A private warrant was sworn out against our client by a jealous girlfriend.  The prosecuting witness cut our client’s tires and sent her threatening text messages.   Attorney Goldsborough was able to secure a dismissal of the assault charges against her client.

By | August 28th, 2017|

Dismissed – DWI

Attorney Goldsborough successfully defended a man charged with DWI.  After spotting a violation of the client’s constitutional rights in the officer’s in-car video, she filed a motion with the court.  The officer stopped the client’s vehicle and had no constitutional basis. After a hearing, the motion was granted and the charges against Attorney Goldsborough’s client [...]

By | August 28th, 2017|

Dismissed – Domestic Violence Protective Order

Representing a Greensboro client who faced a protective order prohibiting him from contact his ex-wife and two minor children for a year and other serious consequences. Attorney Megan E. Spidell successfully had the Domestic Violence Protective Order dismissed in Guilford County, which allowed him to continue seeing his children.

By | August 18th, 2017|

Dismissed – Driving While Impaired

Client charged with Driving While Impaired. An out-of-state client had appeared several times for court requesting a trial each time. While the prosecutor attempted to continue the case that was pending for over a year, our attorney contested and won the motion. The prosecutor had no choice but to dismiss the charge.

By | August 18th, 2017|

Driving Privileges Granted – Driving While Impaired

Representing a client who had blown a .22 on the breath test, our attorney successfully negotiated a plea deal wherein the breath test would be excluded. Getting this evidence excluded saved our client from having to install an Ignition Interlock device on his vehicle and paying installation and monthly monitoring fees. Our client was immediately [...]

By | August 18th, 2017|

Not Guilty – Driving While Impaired Greensboro, NC

A client came to us in Greensboro charged with a Driving While Impaired (DWI) . The DWI charge occurred in the middle of the night after the client left work. Our legal team tried the case to verdict. After showing that the stop was unreasonable, and the officer detained our client for an unreasonable length [...]

By | August 18th, 2017|

Dismissed – Driving While License Revoked

Our client was charged with Driving While License Revoked (DWLR) and other traffic charges. Our attorney reviewed the client’s driving history to determine all the different holds on our client’s license. Once we got them cleared up, our legal team secured a dismissal of the Driving While License Revoked charge. Our client can now get [...]

By | August 18th, 2017|

Dropped Charges – Drug Program

Ms. Rynne recently helped a Charlotte man who works hard, work harder. Our client has a good job and was being considered for a promotion, but a conviction on a charge of Possession of Marijuana would have stopped all that. The Dummit Fradin Law Firm understands that people make mistakes, and so Ms. Rynne worked [...]

By | August 18th, 2017|

Dismissed – DWI

A client with a commercial driver’s license came to our firm for help with a DWI charge after being pulled over at a DWI checkpoint in Randolph County. A Dummit Fradin attorney argued that the checkpoint lacked the proper purpose, and was conducted in an unreasonable way making the checkpoint unconstitutional. The judge agreed. Our [...]

By | August 18th, 2017|

Not Guilty – DWI and Failure to Reduce Speed

Client was charged with DWI and failure to reduce speed. He had left a restaurant in the late evening after having two very large beers and a bit to eat. While driving around a corner, he went off the road. The police responded within minutes. Client was put through the battery of field sobriety tests, [...]

By | August 18th, 2017|




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