Criminal Defense Practice Areas

Driving Under the Influence (DUI)

We know how terrifying it is when you are arrested and charged with a DUI. It can potentially ruin your personal life and work life. At Atkinson Law Office we are dedicated to helping you keep your life together and will fight against the justice system that does not have your best interests at heart. Contact us as soon as possible for a free consultation.

Driving without Privileges (DWP)

A first time offense of Driving Without Privileges is a misdemeanor crime in Idaho. It comes with a maximum of 6 months in jail and a one-thousand dollar fine. Also there is a possibility of a 180 day drivers license suspension. If you want a fighting chance of getting these charges dropped or reduced, contact us immediately.

Theft

There are 3 categories of theft charges that we have seen at Atkinson Law Office.

  1. They are innocent, they have done nothing wrong and have been falsely accused.
  2. They are not ‘innocent’ per se, but they are being over charged and railroaded by the State.
  3. They are guilty, they know they are guilty, and they just want to be properly represented when they face the Court.

If you any of the above pertain to you, contact us so we can help you immediately.

Traffic

There are two traffic offenses that are actually charged as misdemeanors, and can carry jail time.  As opposed to infractions, which simply carry a small fine. The first is Inattentive Driving and the second is Reckless Driving.

If you have been charged with either one of these criminal charges in Boise, or in the surrounding area, contact us immediately for a free consultation so we can help reduce your sentence.

Registry Removal

Those who are required to register as a sex offender suffer shame, rejection, and outright embarrassment. The scope of where a registered sex offender can live is limited.  The jobs that are available for those who register as a sex offender are generally low paying if you can find an employer that will hire you at all. Contact us for a free consultation.

Domestic Violence/Domestic Battery

Domestic Assault and Domestic Battery are both crimes of Domestic Violence in Idaho.  Assault and Battery are defined in Idaho’s Domestic Violence statute as “unlawful touching”.  What makes an assault or battery “domestic is the person who the battery or assault is committed against. Contact us as soon as possible for a free consultation so we can help you get this settled.

Divorce

If you need a Divorce Attorney, then you need to call Atkinson Law Office to set up a free consultation to review your case, and develop a plan to address your needs and concerns regarding your divorce. Don’t go at it alone, Contact us today. 

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