DUI/DWI Interview Questions

  • Do you have experience with DUI/DWI cases?
    • How long have you done these cases and how many have you handled?
    • Are you a specialist?
    • Are you certified as a specialist?
    • Have you published anything in this specialty or taught or lectured in it?
  • What percentage of your cases are DUI/DWI cases?
  • In what percentage of your DUI/DWI cases do you advise your clients to plead guilty?
  • What percentage of your DUI/DWI cases do you take to trial? What percentage of trials in these cases have you won?
  • What is your expertise on breath and blood tests and the errors they may contain?
  • What do you know about the margins for error in SFSTs?
  • What do you know about errors in the Widmark Formula?
  • What evidence do you obtain from the police in a DUI/DWI case?
  • How thoroughly do you investigate the conditions on the roadside where the arrest took place?
  • What is your honest assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of my case?
  • What will be my responsibilities in this case?
  • How will you notify me of court appearance dates?