Imagine being a retired pastor, coach, or teacher and receiving a call from a detective that goes something like this: Detective: Mr. Smith, this is Detective Jones from the Des Moines Police Department? Mr. Smith: Uh, hello. Detective: I’d like to talk to you about a young lady named Little Jenny? Mr. Smith: You’ll have […]
Boone, Boone County, Iowa. An attorney who did not specialize in defending operating while intoxicated cases brought in the experts at GRL Law when it became clear that everything was on the line for the client. The attorney putting the client’s best interest first paid big dividends. GRL Law took over the case and subjected […]
Law school is full of reading. Read, take notes, remember, regurgitate … dump. That is the process for the three years of law school. Law related texts are not what anyone would characterize as engaging or enjoyable reads. To be blunt, law school reading sucks. After a full three years of reading in law school, […]
Things to Keep in Mind When Traveling With any Contraband.
Weekly if not daily, GRL Law receives inquiries from people seeking second opinions about their pending cases. These people often find themselves in one of the most difficult times of their lives, unfamiliar with the legal process, and wondering if they made a big mistake hiring their current attorney
The most important thing for traumatic brain injuries and traumatic injuries of any sort is experience and results. If an attorney has done lots of these cases, they’re going to have the expertise generally necessary to litigate these cases.
Iowans Disqualified from Possessing Firearms for Mental Health Holds Can Apply to Have Their Firearms Rights Reinstated
Restoring firearms rights after a mental health hold in Iowa
Do you want to go to jail? Do you want to have a criminal record for the rest of your life? Do you want to lose your driving privileges? Do you want to lose your job? Do you want to pay the highest mandatory minimum fine in Iowa? Do you want to pay more money for insurance? Do you want to lose your firearm rights for a year? Do you want to deal with a prosecutor and face a judge by yourself? Do you want to be prohibited from going to Canada?
The question is often asked: What is the advantage of hiring an attorney for a DUI?
There is no area of the practice of law that is immune from the dreaded 2 a.m. phone call. Here are 5 general rules of thumb to help guide the legal practitioner not versed in DUI defense with dealing with the 2 a.m. phone call.