A common question for clients charged with DWI is “how long is this going to stay on my record?” The answer to this question, like all good legal answers, is “it depends.” It depends on the outcome of the case and also on what the individual is specifically asking when they pose this question.
Learn about the timeframes that a DWI stays on a person’s driving record, criminal history, insurance history (for point purposes), and in terms of a grossly aggravating factor
Understand the importance of explaining to a potential (or current) client the permanence of a DWI conviction in regards to a his/her criminal history
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Listen to insights on the importance of helping clients through the emotional weight of learning that a DWI conviction remains permanently on their record and how to restore their sense of purpose and humanity