A DUI is a serious criminal offense that can result in suspension of your driver’s license or even jail time. Wouldn’t it be comforting to know that your attorney truly cares about you and your family and will fight for your or your loved one’s rights?
If you or someone you know has been arrested for DUI or for refusing to take a breathalyzer test, our trial lawyers can defend you in court and in administrative proceedings before the Department of Motor Vehicles. Van Riper & Nies places a premium on trial experience, proactive litigation, and open and honest communications with our clients. In addition to DUI defense, our lawyers represent clients accused of other alcohol-related crimes, such as BUI (Boating Under the Influence), DUI manslaughter, and felony DUI based on multiple DUI convictions.
Christian Van Riper and Tim Nies are experienced litigators. Christian Van Riper, the head of our criminal defense practice, is a former DUI prosecutor for the state of Florida, where he prosecuted and tried many DUI cases before juries. From his years as a DUI prosecutor, Christian has a unique insight into how state attorneys evaluate and prosecute DUI cases and uses this knowledge to the benefit of his clients. Christian’s partner at Van Riper & Nies, Tim Nies, is a former insurance defense trial attorney who has litigated many complex injury cases, including DUI injury cases. Together, these two attorneys are well equipped to defend your case.
At Van Riper & Nies, our attorneys will tenaciously defend you in court. That is our job. That is why our clients hire us and refer us to friends and family members. We do not simply plead guilty for you and request a fee; we work hard for your freedom and are ready and willing to take your case to a jury.
Our attorneys, known for our hands-on litigation style, will tenaciously and meticulously defend your case. You can also expect personal attention from our firm, including the personal cell phone numbers of your representation, which you are welcome to use day or night.
When choosing an attorney to represent yourself or a loved one, it is critical to take action as soon as possible. Delay in hiring an experienced criminal defense lawyer may harm your case and your chances for a favorable resolution. If you or a loved one is in need of a DUI attorney, please contact us immediately so we can start making things right.