When you are convicted of a DUI, you will likely lose the ability to drive, face significant fines, and possibly be sentenced to jail time. After a drunk driving conviction in Southfield, you might feel like you are out of options, and you will likely be exhausted of fighting to have your story heard by police, prosecutors, a jury, and a judge. If you act fast following your conviction, you may still be able to improve the outcome in your case. Grabel & Associates is available now to begin advising you or your loved one concerning a drunk driving appeal in Southfield, and our experienced attorneys have what it takes to help you win, even in the most difficult post-conviction DUI/OWI cases. As soon as you get in touch with our post-conviction defense team, we will begin to walk you through the steps you need to take in order to achieve success in your case. Contact our 24/7 hotline now to get started, or contact the Grabel & Associates appellate defense team online ) to learn more.
Trial lawyer Scott Grabel is more than qualified to handle even the most difficult appeals, as he has extensive experience working with those convicted of serious criminal offenses. After beginning his career working in the state court of appeals, Scott Grabel later founded our firm based on a commitment to provide exceptional defense to anyone accused or convicted of a misdemeanor or felony in Southfield and statewide. Over the past decade, Scott Grabel has led our firm to a reputation as one of the top defense firms in the state, and he himself has received recognition from national trial lawyer rankings as one of the best for Southfield criminal defense. Along with the rest of our high rated lawyers, Scott Grabel will do whatever it takes to protect your rights and fight for a better case outcome.
No matter what the specifics of your drunk driving case, it is crucial that you learn more about your post-conviction options. Our attorneys are available 24/7 to begin advising you on the possibility of a verdict or sentence appeal, and can also walk you through what other options may be available to you as you work to improve the outcome of your case. Our aggressive appellate lawyers are ready to fight for you or your loved one, and we know the ins and outs of post-conviction motions and appeals. Call or contact us online now and let our Southfield appeals team provide you with a free initial analysis concerning your DUI/OWI case.
When you or your loved one is found guilty of a drunk driving related offense, you can appeal the guilty verdict and try to have the decision reversed. In a verdict appeal, you need to prove that there was jury or judge bias, jury or judge misconduct, a misapplication of the law, or that for some other reason, the verdict itself was unlawful or unjust. Our attorneys know how to win verdict appeals, and are ready right now to begin providing post-conviction drunk driving representation in Southfield. Contact us now to learn more about appealing a verdict after a drunk driving conviction.
You may also wish to appeal the sentence itself in your case, if you don’t think you have enough evidence to overturn the verdict. If a sentence greatly exceeds maximums set by state sentencing guidelines, or if you believe the law was misinterpreted in the sentencing decision, it may be easier to improve your result through a sentence appeal. Our lawyers know how to guide clients through sentence appeals, and know what it takes to win in a drunk driving case. Contact us right away to maximize your chances of a successful appeal.
In most cases, a person who has been convicted of drunk driving in Southfield will have the right to appeal, however only for a short period of time after the decision in the case (especially if appealing a sentence). In cases where you don’t have the right to appeal, you can still potentially appeal by application for leave, which requires asking the court’s permission to file an appeal. Work with an attorney who understands post-conviction representation now.
The attorneys at Grabel & Associates don’t just know how to win in appellate cases, we have demonstrated that ability, as evidence by our proven results. We can help you win a verdict or sentence appeal, move for a new trial, appeal by right or application for leave, or appeal a driver’s license suspension. We will provide premier defense every step of the way, no matter what your unique case needs may be, and we are committed to helping you pursue your best interests, no matter how much work that will require.
Learn more about the steps you need to take to successfully appeal, contact Grabel & Associates via our toll free hotline at 1-800-342-7896 or contact our firm online right away to begin working with a member of our post-conviction team.