About Emilio De Simone

Lead Counsel, DUI Law Firm Denver

What is Driving Under Restraint in Colorado?

What is Driving Under Restraint in Colorado? Driving under restraint in Colorado can be defined as driving despite having your license denied, suspended, revoked, or restrained in any state.  Thus, this law is applicable to both those residing in Colorado, as well as non-residents.  If you are pulled over while driving under restraint you may [...]

By |2019-06-18T04:18:01-06:00June 18th, 2019|Categories: Colorado DUI News, Colorado DWAI Law|

Will DUI Show on Background Check?

Will DUI Show on Background Check? Many people who have received a DUI charge wonder how this will affect a background check a potential employer might run.  Many people fear that a DUI could create problems with being hired by potential employers.  It is safe to assume your background check will indeed reveal the truth [...]

By |2019-05-23T16:25:13-06:00May 23rd, 2019|Categories: DUI Law Firm Denver|

DUI How Long in Jail

DUI How Long in Jail Many people are quick to ask if receiving a DUI charge in Colorado will automatically result in jail time.  There is no definite answer, as it is contingent upon a variety of factors.  Depending upon your DUI charge, the number of prior offenses, and other specifics of your case there [...]

By |2019-04-13T17:53:17-06:00April 12th, 2019|Categories: Colorado DUI Law, DUI Law Firm Denver|

Will DUI Affect Child Custody?

Will DUI Affect Child Custody? The state of Colorado takes drunk driving very seriously.  Being charged with DUI brings a host of serious consequences including, fines, mandatory rehab, prison time, restricted or loss of driving rights, loss of employment opportunities, and reputation.  While you may already be aware of these consequences, you may be wondering [...]

By |2019-03-14T11:04:35-06:00March 14th, 2019|Categories: DUI Law Firm Denver|

Colorado Laws of Possession for Illegal Substances

Colorado Laws of Possession for Illegal Substances The United States has taken on a strict policy of drug criminalization, over roughly the last 100 years.  Even though several states, including Colorado have recently legalized recreational marijuana, many other substances remain illegal.   Additionally, due to marijuana’s legalization in Colorado, law makers are now able to severely [...]

By |2019-03-04T12:16:35-06:00March 4th, 2019|Categories: Colorado DUI Law|

What You Need to Know If You Are Arrested For DUI

What You Need to Know If You Are Arrested For DUI Your nightmare has become reality.  You chose to drive home from that party intoxicated and now you face a Colorado DUI charge.  As you mitigate this process, it is important to understand how the legal system functions for this charge.  It is imperative to [...]

By |2019-02-27T11:04:00-06:00February 27th, 2019|Categories: Colorado DWAI Law|

Colorado Domestic Violence Charge: Not What You Think

Colorado Domestic Violence Charge: Not What You Think What comes to mind when you think of domestic violence? Do you think of one spouse brutally beating, assaulting, or threating the other with death?  While this is one kind of domestic violence, Colorado law protects the victim by not having a specific charge for domestic violence [...]

By |2019-02-18T10:28:58-06:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: Criminal Defense Denver|

Colorado DUI Vs. DWAI: What You Need to Know

Colorado DUI Vs. DWAI: What You Need to Know We’ve all been at a gathering and assumed since we only had a drink or two, we should be safe to drive.  While you may feel you are within the legal limit, it is difficult to truly know what your Blood Alcohol Content or BAC is.  [...]

By |2019-01-23T09:16:49-06:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: Colorado DWAI Law, DUI Law Firm Denver|