Who do you want as your attorney? The Master or the student? Patrick Silva has over 20 years of DUI experience, he has been published in DUI reference books, he has spoken in front of hundreds of attorneys at conferences, taught classes to lawyers on his secrets and strategies, and has a nationally listened to podcast dedicated to teaching other DUI lawyers how to win.  (909)798-1500

 Author of "The DUI Answer Book" A Citizen's Guide to Understanding Your Rights

Will my DUI be treated as a first or second if I have already gotten a DUI as a minor?

How do I beat a DMV APS hearing?

What will happen if I was late installing my ignition interlock?

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Can I Refuse a Field Sobriety Test?

Does being female affect the accuracy of the breath machine?

Can the cops tie me down and take blood?

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Ignition Interlock on a vehicle

How do I know if I passed the one legged stand test?

Where can I find my DMV school records of completion?

How is a DUI a felony in California?

Will I face jail time for a DUI in California?

Can I withdraw my guilty plea after I have already plead guilty?

Will an out of state prior affect me in California?

 Who Is Patrick Silva Dui Specialist?

Can I suspend my jail sentence?

Explanation of the blood vial and what could go wrong with it

Should I go or should I not go to trial?

Is there anything the officer can do that will make my breath test read higher?

How do I get my license back?

Can I be arrested for a DUI but the CHP officer left before the results were in?

How long does an ignition interlock from a second DUI stay on your car?​

What is the partition ratio?

Can I get deported for a DUI?

Can I get a DUI for taking Anti-depressants?

What happens when my officer does not show up for my DMV hearing three times?

Can a past dry reckless cause my DUI to be charged as a second?

Will I have to put a breathalyzer on my car?

I have a DMV hearing to contest a DUI with the DMV Hearing Officer. Why is this legal?

I did not get an option for a blood or breath test, was that right?

How Do Field Sobriety Test Work?

Will blowing harder because the cop told me to affect the reading on my breath test?

Difference in bail amounts in each county?

If I got a Dui with a Class C license, am I able to obtain a Class B license?

When does a DUI come off my DMV record?

Additional information on how to beat the DMV

Did I do the finger test correctly?

Can I lose my license for a felony hit and run?

Is the Blood Test Number Reliable in Riverside County?

What do I do if I missed my 10 days to request a DMV hearing?

How does a breathalyzer on a car work?

How do the breath machines on the side of the road work?

Do I have to retake an alcohol program if I have already completed one for the same offense in another state?

How do I beat my first DUI if my blood came back at a .13?

Can I reduce a felony DUI to a misdemeanor?

Did the officer give me the eye test correctly?

What is NHTSA?

Can I get a DUI after an accident even if I wasn't the driver?

What will happen to my DMV case?

Does the officer have to read me my Miranda rights?

I have my third violation on probation, what is going to happen?

What is a Motion Limine?

What a micro-burp can do to your breath test?

Can I lose my RN license because of a DUI?

How can I get a police report for my DUI accident?

How can I beat my out of state prior for the DUI case I just received?

Can I lose my truck driving license?

How long does beer last in your system?

When I am off my probation am I still subjected to the zero tolerance laws?

Why won't my home state let me get my license back?

Are the allowed to add on a Hit and Run charge to my DUI?

Military Diversion

Am I required to do the field sobriety test?

How do I find out my actual blood alcohol level?

Is there a statue of limitations for not completing a DUI program?

History on the field sobriety test?

Do I have to put a breathalyzer on my car for first time DUI?

How do I get my license back if I have won my DMV hearing through a set aside?

Will my driver's license be suspended if I blew a .06?

If my court date has been rescheduled for a later date. What can I infer from that?

What a micro-burp can do to your breath test?

What is a DRE?

Did I have to blow into the roadside breath test?

How can the DMV take away my license if I was never prosecuted?

What does a letter from the DMV saying they will no longer be continuing with my hearing?

If I have a prior wet and reckless and I recently just got arrested for a DUI, will this be counted as a first or second?

How exactly do they test my blood?

Demonstration of eye test and what can go wrong

What are my first steps after being released from being arrested for a DUI?

Playing To Win

Can someone call 911 and say I was driving bad off roading.

Can I be charged with a DUI felony if I blew only a .07?

Will I lose my RN license because of a DUI?

I got a fourth DUI, what are the penalties?

Why did I get a bill from the CHP?

Why are there two charges on my DUI ticket?

Will the DMV reinstate my driver's license as soon as I enroll in a SB38 Program?

Blowing into a breath machine

Can I still get a license in California if I have gotten a DUI in another state?

​Why it is important to call the DMV?

What is the difference between probable cause and reasonable suspicion?

Were my Miranda rights violated?

What are your thoughts if my blood test results came back high?

What can a officer testify in court for DUI drug?

Can I transfer my DUI to my home state?

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Prosecutorial Misconduct Series

I was wondering if there is a way to stay out of jail?

How long do I have to wait to apply for naturalization if I have been convicted for a DUI?

What happens to someone underage that gets a DUI?

What is a refusal and can the DMV take away my license?

Can I terminate my probation early and get an expungement?

Can I get my license back after being terminated from a SB-38 class?

Can I be arrested for a DUI if I was a passenger?

Is the Blood Test Number Reliable in San Bernardino County?

Can the judge deny my request to expunge my record?

Did I have to take the road side breath test?

How do I set up my DUI hearing?

Why am I charged with two things on my ticket?

What does the cop look for in the one legged stand test?

What do I do if I missed my date to surrender?

Does the officer have to read me my Miranda rights?

What do I do if I didn't complete my class in the allotted time the judge gave me?

Was it right for the officer to make me do the Field Sobriety Test in heels?

What is the First Thing I Need to do After I Have Been Arrested for a DUI?

What is Optokinetics?

Can someone get a DUI with no chemical test?

How the dash camera can help you case study

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