Is Texting And Driving A Crime In DC? - The Distracted Driving Safety Act of 2004 makes it illegal for drivers to use a cellphone or other electronic device while driving in DC to limit car crashes caused by distracted drivers. The only exception to this law is if your cellphone or device is equi...

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Our lawyers at Bruckheim & Patel have handled an extensive variety of municipal charges, indictable crimes, and disorderly person offenses in courts throughout the area. We employ a deep understanding of court strategies, rules, and procedures to obtain the results that our client's demand. Our f...

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Bruckheim & Patel would like to wish a safe and Happy Memorial Day to our clients, family, and friends! We will continue to take calls 24/7 over the holiday weekend!


2 months ago
My experience with this firm was exceptional. My attorney Kelsey Penna was phenomenal. She came well equipped and ready to help me win my Civil Protection Order. Kelsey was professional, relentless, and made light work of the matter. I’m grateful to have had worked with such a skilled attorney, definitely would recommend to anyone facing similar issues in D.C.
- Boubacar T
4 months ago
Extremely knowledgeable and well known lawyer, highly recommend. Mr. Bruckheim was the best decision I made. He simplified the process for me and gave me straight answers. He was able to get my DUI dropped to a reckless driving!! Thank you so much Mr. Bruckheim :)
- Christina S
3 months ago
Lawyer Kelsey Penna was very easy to deal with and resolved any issues which resulted in a victory where I can continue to drive in Washington DC. Big thanks to her and the others at the law firm, Greg P.
- Greg P

Washington, DC DUI Lawyers

Bruckheim & Patel - Washington, DC is focused on delivering results for clients charged with a criminal offense. We have offices in Washington, DC and Rockville, MD, and we will ensure that your rights under the constitution are protected. As seasoned DC and MD criminal defense lawyers, we realize that a criminal prosecution threatens your future. You have a lot to lose, if you are imprisoned or fined for a large amount, because you will always have a criminal record. Bruckheim & Patel - Washington, DC pulls out all the stops to safeguard your interests and achieve a favorable case outcome. As a top legal firm, your future is safe in our hands. 

Our expertise and track record is acknowledged by the well-known legal marketplace AVVO. We understand that there are numerous ways to successfully challenge a DUI charge. With penalties like prison time, a criminal record, and a driving ban at stake because of your arrest, you need your lawyer to look at all possible angles to contest your DUI/DWI charges. At Bruckheim & Patel - Washington, DC, we are familiar with every approach to criminal defense and have a broad range of practice areas. We can give you the benefit of our experience and offer you sound legal guidance. If you require a Washington DC lawyer to fight a DWI criminal charge anywhere in the DC Metro Area, rely on the knowledge of Bruckheim & Patel.

Our firm adopts a forthright and efficient strategy with all cases. Every case is meticulously analyzed and a customized approach is developed to get a favorable result for the client. If the authorities refuse to resolve cases fairly, Bruckheim & Patel will fight your corner in court. Make no mistake, our years of experience will give you the best possible chance of a successful trial outcome. 

Bruckheim & Patel - Washington, DC boasts more than quarter of a century of experience in criminal litigation and defense. Our lawyers have dealt with thousands of clients, who have been charged with offenses like dangerous driving, traffic violations, sexual assault, attempted murder and drug trafficking. We are dedicated to protecting the rights of those accused of such crimes, and our record of successfully doing this speaks for itself. Bruckheim & Patel will always keep you up to date with your case, and explain the often complicated legal processes involved. We will advise you about all the options available. This way, your decisions about the future will be properly informed. If you require a DC DWI attorney, get in touch with us immediately!

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