Underage Clubbing in Scottsdale Could Land You In Jail

As a criminal defense attorney, I have represented people for literally every single type of conceivable charge.  The most commons types of cases my law firm handles are DUI, possession of Fake ID, minor in consumption of alcohol, minor in possession of alcohol, public urination, and open container. These are all very serious charges that

ASU: Minor in Possession (MIP) or Consumption (MIC) Charge

College can be an exciting time in your life, a chance to explore your independence and meet new people while pursuing knowledge for your future. It also is a time when there are many temptations that could lead you down a path you did not intend to go. If you are a student at ASU

Best Lawyer for MIC or MIP of Alcohol

We represent people all the time for their second minor consumption or minor in possession of alcohol charge and they did not hire a lawyer for the first one – we would’ve been able to achieve a better outcome for them the first time around.

Chandler Minor in Consumption of Alcohol Lawyer

There are two places in Chandler where our clients receive Minor in Consumption of Alcohol citations – either in downtown Chandler or they are Arizona State University Students and their case has been assigned to the University Lakes Justice Court, which is in Chandler, Arizona.

MIC in Arizona

Minor in Consumption or MIC in Arizona is strictly enforced and can have serious consequences for those found guilty of this crime. While it is a misdemeanor and not a felony charge, it can still stay on a person’s permanent record and affect many aspects of their lives. In addition, there are steep penalties attached to a MIC offense, including possible jail time, fines, community service and alcohol treatment classes. An MIC charge should not be taken lightly, as it can have long-term effects on you and your future aspirations.

What is the Tempe Minor in Consumption Diversion Program

Tempe police issue hundreds, if not thousands, of minor in consumption of alcohol citations. In Arizona, it is illegal for a person to be under 21 and consume alcohol. Police have the ability to stop a person who they believe may be under 21 to determine whether they have been drinking. It’s important to know your rights – what to say and do if approached by a police officer. While this article has to do more with the Tempe Diversion program, if you would like to know your rights when it comes to the police, please call my office and we would be more than happy to discuss.

Country Thunder MIC and MIP

Country Thunder is over but the memories will last a lifetime….and the consequences of underage drinking also have their own long lasting effects.  Police were in full force at the country music festival that lasted several days in Florence, Arizona.  The event, known for its wild parties and flowing alcohol, saw many of the younger

Don’t splash into summer with an MIP, MIC or DUI conviction

Now that the gorgeous Valley weather has arrived, students at area colleges will be excited to begin pool-party season.  For some it will be a weekly event, hanging out with friends at someone’s house with a pool, maybe grilling some burgers and gulping on cold beers and icy daiquiris.  The fun of drinking during the

Underage Drinking at Spring Training Games – You’re Out!

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Phoenix Open – Scottsdale Police Ready to Arrest for MIC and MIP’s

The Waste Management Phoenix Open is undoubtedly one of the most popular activities in Phoenix.  The Open is not just your typical golf tournament, it’s an outdoor party with 150,000 people.  Golfing is secondary to drinking and having fun.  That being said, Scottsdale Police know that Open is frequented by ASU students who are ready

Underage Drinking at ASU Dorms and Apartments

If you are a student at ASU, it’s no secret how anxious both ASU and Tempe police are to catch students drinking underage. We have represented countless students who were caught drinking in the dorms. Many students think that once they are free from the dorms, they no longer have anything to worry about; unfortunately

Underage Drinking and Fake ID’s on Mill Ave in Tempe, AZ

Mill Avenue, in Tempe, Arizona, is one of the most popular places for ASU students to hang out. Unfortunately for many students, you have to be 21 to enjoy the bar scene on Mill. However, many underage students try to go out drinking on Mill with a fake ID anyways. Although they quickly learn that

Underage Drinking at ASU Dorms. Big Mistake to Not Hire a Lawyer!

My law firm has handled hundreds of underage drinking cases involving ASU students.  Aside from drinking at the Salt River, having clients caught drinking at ASU dorms is the most common scenario.  The general charges for underage drinking are Minor in Consumption of Alcohol (MIC) and Minor in Possession of Alcohol (MIP).  The difference is,

Arrested for Underage Drinking @ West Valley Race Track

Ktar.com reported this morning that 25 people were arrested Sunday night at a West Valley Race Track for underage drinking and several others were arrested for DUI.  Click here to view the article. As innocent as drinking in a controlled environment may seem, you must remember that in Arizona, it is against the law for

University Lakes – Minor in Consumption of Alcohol

My law firm is hired on a regular basis to represent people who have been charged with minor in possession or minor in consumption of alcohol and their case has been assigned to the University Lakes Justice Court in Chandler, Arizona.  The University Lakes Justice Court has jurisdiction over people who have been arrested on