Columbia Legal Issues Blog

5 Steps to Take During and After a DWI Arrest in Maryland

Being arrested for impaired driving is a grave matter in Maryland that can drastically affect one’s life and future. Getting a drunk driving defense lawyer involved early is crucial to appropriately protecting your rights and building the most robust case possible. This blog will provide a helpful step-by-step guide regarding

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When Should A Small Business Hire an Attorney?

Many small businesses overlook the importance of hiring a business attorney thinking it will be too expensive or that they can handle the issues on their own, however the sooner you consult with an experienced business lawyer the better. No matter how small, most businesses need a lawyer at some

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DUI/DWI Violations in Maryland and Your Rights

Maryland separates intoxicated driving offenses into two categories: DUIs (driving under the influence) and DWIs (driving while impaired). A DUI charge occurs when a person has been driving under the influence of alcohol, with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of 0.08% or higher. DUI charges are more severe than DWI

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Contract Negotiation: Does Your Business Need A Lifeline? 

During these uncertain times of the COVID-19 pandemic, small business owners are freaking out. They are stressed out, scared and unsure of how they are going to continue to operate and be successful. Our business contract lawyer can be a lifeline to your small business helping you to navigate the

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Have you considered these risks of highway driving?

Driving on the highway is an efficient way to get from point A to point B. However, there are also unique risks associated with it, all of which you need to protect against. Here are some of the most overlooked risks of highway driving: Tire blowout: While this can happen on any

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Ways people can successfully defend against DUI or DWI charges

If the police pull you over because they suspect that you are under the influence of alcohol, you could wind up arrested and charged with an offense. Both driving while impaired (DWI) charges and more serious driving under the influence (DUI) charges can result in fines, the loss of your

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