• Drunk Driving Deaths

    Why Do Drinking and Driving Deaths Increase in the Summer?

    Unfortunately, drunk driving typically increases in the summertime, which means more fatalities on the roadways. When a drunk driver causes a car crash, they will be subject to criminal penalties. But criminal penalties do not compensate the victim. It’s up to the civil courts to provide car accident victims with the compensation they deserve for their…

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    Hit and run

    Hit-and-Run Charges in Virginia

    If you have been charged with fleeing the scene of an accident without providing identifying information and rendering aid, you may face jail time, fines, and license revocation. Being arrested for a crime can be stressful and confusing. The skilled and experienced Virginia hit-and-run attorneys at Leary Law, P.C. can help you during this difficult…

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    Being charged with and convicted of driving while intoxicated (DWI) or driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol in Virginia can have serious consequences.

    Possible Defenses to DUI Charges in Virginia

    Being charged with and convicted of driving while intoxicated (DWI) or driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol in Virginia can have serious consequences. Indeed, even a first-time offense is a class 1 misdemeanor, which means that you could be facing fines of up to $2,500 and up to one year in jail, not to…

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