Columbus DUI / OVI Defense Firm
Need an Ohio DUI / OVI defense lawyer? Call our firm!
The DUI / OVI Defense Group of Koffel Law Firm is an AV-rated, boutique, niche DUI law firm. Martindale-Hubbell is the America's oldest and most established attorney rating service. An AV Certification means the lawyer or firm has the highest ethical standards and is regarded as "Preeminent" in their field of law. Only 7% of the lawyers in the nation have an AV rating.
Also, our firm is listed in the exclusive, peer-selected directory, Best Lawyers in America,a distinction that only 1% of the lawyers in America have. In 2010, Attorney Brad Koffel received the "Top Ranking" for
DUI / OVI among Columbus lawyers. Finally, we are one of only 3 law firms in Ohio identified as the best of the best according to
Ohio SuperLawyers. Our
Ohio DUI / OVI case results are a testament to our dedication to providing aggressive and high-quality legal representation for our clients.
After a DUI / OVI arrest, many people are uncertain as to what to do. It is highly advisable that you retain a Columbus DUI lawyer. If you are planning on hiring a lawyer for a DUI / OVI arrest in Columbus or any of the nearby counties in which we practice, you will be hard pressed to find lawyers with more years of DUI experience, numbers of DUI / OVI cases handled, or a better reputation than the lawyers at our law firm. We have represented nearly 8,000 people in counties all across Ohio charged with DUI / OVI. We see more people charged with DUI / OVI in one year than most lawyers will see in their entire career.
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Our lawyers and support staff are "plugged in" from 7 a.m. - 10 p.m. every day of the year. We encourage our clients to text or email the lawyer and/or paralegal working on their case. Also, if you are not yet a client of our firm and you want to speak to a member of our firm, the odds are pretty good you can reach someone now by calling 614.675.4845 or entering your number in the "Click to Call" function on the right.
Your first phone call to our offices will result in a telephone interview with a member of the firm. Calls are generally returned to prospective clients within 60 minutes. If the prospective client and case meet our firm's parameters and
we believe we can improve the client's situation, we will create a file and immediately get one of our lawyers involved. The attorneys at our firm have nearly 50 years of combined experience in defending OVI charges in the Columbus Ohio area. If we do not accept the case for one reason or another, we will try to refer you to another law firm that may be able to help you.
OVI Defense Attorney in Columbus, OH
OVI -- "Operating a Vehicle Impaired" is Ohio's acronym for DUI, DWI, or drunken driving. The professional support staff at our offices have been with the firm for a significant number of years. Our 5 lawyers and support staff regularly work on cases after hours and on weekends via email, texts, and voice mail. It is not uncommon for our clients to receive replies to email and texts in the evenings and weekends. Finally, our track record speaks for itself. We encourage you to review our Ohio DUI / OVI Case Results at the top of the navigation bar on the left.
We can serve clients in Columbus,
Fairfield County. Throughout the DUI process, we can investigate your case to see if there were any illegal practices involved. From an
unlawful police stop, to
field sobriety tests and
breath & blood tests, there are many errors and mistakes that can occur. You should not be suffer
penalties based on something you did not do. When an individual is arrested for suspected drunk driving, the first step a law enforcement officer will take to suspend your license. It is crucial that you schedule a
DMV hearing as soon as possible as this is where you can fight this suspension. It is also important to remember that Ohio operates under the
implied consent law. If you refuse to submit to a BAC test, you will be presumed guilty. Also, if you are from
out of state, your situation will be different and so it is recommended that you speak with a legal professional. No matter how complex your case appears to be, we can represent clients who were convicted of the following and more:
DUI / OVI Defense Lawyer Protecting your Rights in Columbus
Contact a Columbus DUI attorney if you have been arrested and charged with DUI / OVI in Ohio.
1801 Watermark Drive, Ste. 350
Columbus, OH 43215
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We represent clients throughout Ohio in the face of drunk driving charges. We take on cases in Columbus, Reynoldsburg, Upper Arlington, Worthington, Westerville, Delaware, Grandview, Hilliard, Dublin, Powell and the surrounding communities.