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Parenting Plans for Special Needs Children in CT

For couples with children, parenting plans are a vital element in divorce proceedings. While all plans must cater to the child’s best interests, parenting plans for a child with special needs requires careful deliberation. A crucial decision that divorcing parents must make is regarding who is most suited for the child’s primary custody. In this […]

How Do I Avoid Jail Time for My DUI Charge?

If you are a first time DUI offender in the state of Connecticut, there is a good possibility that you will not serve time behind bars. There are, of course, special cases or exceptional circumstances. However, many first time DUI offenders in CT are able to avoid incarceration. This often requires the legal expertise of […]

What Types of Criminal Charges Can I Get Expunged in CT?

In Connecticut, the law offers certain people the chance to clear their names by enabling them to have their criminal records expunged. With an expungement, your official record will be fully erased, and it will no longer be available to employers, future landlords, or other individuals undertaking a background check on you. The most appropriate […]

How Will Parenting Plans be Impacted by The Coronavirus?

Divorced parents in Connecticut and other parts of the country are faced with challenges related to parenting plans in the midst of an unprecedented Covid-19 crisis. Serious health concerns, regional lockdowns and shelter-in-place orders are forcing co-parents to adjust their routines for their minor children and modify their child custody and visitation schedules. Wherever the […]

What Makes a DUI Aggravated in Connecticut?

Over one million people are apprehended each year in the US for driving under the influence (DUI). It is quite acceptable to have a few drinks, but operating a vehicle with high blood alcohol content (BAC) risks not only your life and well-being but also that of others on the road.  Estimates by the National […]

How Can Distracted Driving Accidents Be Prevented?

Distracted driving refers to any activity that takes attention away from driving, such as speaking to passengers in your car, texting or talking on your mobile phone, tinkering with the navigation system, stereo, or entertainment system, eating and drinking or any other activity that diverts attention away from driving safely. The National Highway Traffic Safety […]

How Common is Drowsy Driving?

When an individual driving a vehicle is too exhausted to remain fully alert, it is known as “drowsy driving.” Driving in a tired or sleepy state can cause the driver to have slower reaction times, decreased alertness, and impaired thinking. The driver may even fall asleep while operating the vehicle. In the US, drowsy driving […]