We complete our three-part series on DWI sentencing in NC. In this episode Jake Minick talks about the importance of getting your client prepared for a potential sentence from a DWI conviction at the earliest possible opportunity, the consultation. The NC DWI Guy goes on to lay out some of the best practices for representation a client charged with a DWI during the sentencing hearing itself.
Discover why it is important to discuss in detail the DWI sentence level and specific criminal consequences your client is facing during the initial client consultation
Uncover who your primary audience is during a sentencing hearing on a DWI conviction (Hint: it is not the judge)
Learn the value of approaching a judge prior to a sentencing hearing to discuss the potential sentence and any other complicated matters that might come up during sentencing
Hear the specific items that you need to address during your argument at a DWI sentencing hearing