Dan Shipp Law DUI Practice
The Dan Shipp Law specializing in DUI Practice is located in Basalt Colorado. Dan Shipp handles DUI cases throughout the state of Colorado and is known for being a formidable litigator. He receives substantial referral business because of his 35 + years experience and credentials. As a trial lawyer, Mr. Shipp has successfully litigated and appealed hundreds of DUI, BUI, DWAI, DUID, and DUR cases.
Driving Under the Influence (DUI) and other substance-related vehicle offenses include drunk driving and driving under the influence of a controlled substance such as marijuana, cocaine, methamphetamines, or narcotics. In Colorado, you can also be arrested for driving while intoxicated and sitting or laying in your car off the side of the road, and the car in park.
The Dan Shipp Law DUI Practice also includes DUI-related offenses such as:
- Leaving The Scene of an Accident
- Department of Motor Vehicle Hearing
- Careless Driving
- Failure to Properly Signal a Turn
- Reckless Driving
- Defective Lights/Stop Light
- Failure to Dim Lights
- Expired Plates/Tags
His wide base of clients range from residents of Colorado to national and international clients who visit the Colorado ski resorts such as Aspen, Snowmass Village, Steamboat Springs, Telluride, Breckenridge and Vail. They have been arrested for drunk driving, have a suspended driver licenses, and are facing criminal charges.
Since Colorado’s legal limit for alcohol content dropped to 0.08% in July 2004, Dan has witnessed a definite increase in people who have been arrested. He states, “Samples are inherently unreliable; they don’t provide for differentiation in peoples blood. It’s one size fits all. Blood samples are more accurate when properly handled, but they are frequently mishandled by the police, especially due to temperature changes when blood is left overnight in the car.”
Dan Shipp has 35 + years experience aggressively defending the rights of people who have been accused of drinking and driving. Through the years The Dan Shipp Law DUI practice has handled hundreds of DUI cases. Let Dan put this experience to work for you.
The successful practice of law requires a strong academic background, mature legal and business experience, and the ability to analyze, organize, and communicate promptly and effectively. Also important are the personnel and the support facilities to accomplish the task at hand quickly and efficiently. The use of legal research gives us access to all state laws and cases. These factors, combined with the aggressive pursuit of client’s interests, spells success for the clients and law firm.
Personalized service, working closely with the client and keeping them informed is the foundation of a successful client-attorney relationship. We send copies of all correspondence, pleadings and investigative results to the clients for their information.
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