What is the difference between a commutation and a pardon?

What is the difference between a commutation and a pardon? A commutation reduces or eliminates a sentence it does not change the fact of conviction and it is not an exoneration in the sense that it is equivalent to a […] Continue Reading

Stay Out of Jail with Help from a New Haven DUI Attorney

When pulled over and arrested for driving under the influence, it is wise to call a New Haven DUI attorney right away. Whether this is a first-time offense or you have been convicted of a DUI in the past, this […] Continue Reading

Marijuana Legalization

1. Where did marijuana become legal after the November 2016 election? Four states voted to legalize the recreational use of marijuana including California, Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada. There like in Colorado, Oregon Washington and Alaska—marijuana is completely legal to use […] Continue Reading

Hit by an Uninsured Motorist? A Personal Injury Attorney in New Haven Can Help

If you were hit by an uninsured motorist, contact our office to speak with a personal injury attorney in New Haven. Being in an accident is incredibly stressful and can lead to debilitating injuries that make it difficult to work […] Continue Reading

A Personal Injury Attorney Can Negotiate on Your Behalf

Accident victims often wonder why they need to hire a personal injury attorney to assist them. This is a good question and one that should be explored further. Not hiring an attorney has a unique set of risks. Primarily, without […] Continue Reading

A Criminal Defense Lawyer Can Help Immediately

If you or someone you know is put under arrest, it is important to call a criminal defense lawyer right away. This is not something to delay on because an attorney can provide immediate assistance by defending one’s rights. It […] Continue Reading

Immunity and Michael Flynn

What is immunity? We've all heard of the right to remain silent or “taking the Fifth”—essentially refusing to answer questions because the answers may be incriminating. This right –to refuse to answer questions- is guaranteed under the Fifth Amendment to […] Continue Reading

How the Connecticut Courts are Handling the Opioid Crisis:

1. How has the opioids crisis affected individuals in Connecticut? The opioid crisis has hit every state in the country and Connecticut is no exception. The statistics are very disheartening whether you live in New Haven, Meriden, Middletown, New London, […] Continue Reading

Why You Should Hire a Car Accident Attorney

For anyone who is in a car accident, it is important to consider investing in a car accident attorney. There are nuances and circumstances that allow a person who sustains injury from a car accident to file a personal injury lawsuit […] Continue Reading

Time is of the Essence When Calling a DUI Attorney

Many people who end up coming to a DUI attorney have no idea of what to expect in the event that they are arrested for a DUI. People who have had no run-ins or experience with law enforcement simply do […] Continue Reading