pre-file representation

21 Jun Arizona Law – What is Pre-file Representation?

When the suspect of a crime is brought into custody by law enforcement and made aware of their right to an attorney, Coolidge Law Firm (serving Chandler, Gilbert, and Mesa Arizona) ALWAYS recommends they call an experienced criminal defense attorney. The reason? There may not...

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Misdemeanor in Arizona

15 Mar Misdemeanor Classifications & Sentencing in Arizona

If you’ve been charged with a misdemeanor in Arizona, this post will tell you what you need to know about misdemeanor classifications and their sentencings. Since we’re criminal law specialists who have been serving Gilbert, Chandler, and Mesa Arizona for over 25 years, at Coolidge...

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Murder blog

17 Nov Degrees of Murder

In Western society murder has always been a punishable act. The punishments have changed over time; what used to be an eye-for-an-eye in ancient times has evolved into our modern practice of imprisonment, or even a possible death penalty charge. As a criminal defense specialist...

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Driving w DUI blog

03 Nov Felony: Driving Under the Influence

Arizona takes driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol seriously. And though charges can result in harsh penalties, the specific penalties involved will depend on your driving history. If you find yourself being charged with Driving Under the Influence (DUI) in Arizona, contact Coolidge...

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Chandler DUI

26 Jun Defenses Against DUI: Part 5

It is important to understand that there are many ways to defend DUI charges. There are a number of constitutional and statutory challenges that attorney Todd Coolidge looks for when he prepares a DUI defense. In all DUI cases, the main evidence used by the State...

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extreme chandler DUI

23 Jun Defenses Against DUI: Part 4

It is important to understand that there are many ways to defend extreme DUI charges. There are a number of constitutional and statutory challenges that attorney Todd Coolidge looks for when he prepares a DUI defense. The main piece of evidence used by the State during...

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Extreme Tempe DUI

19 Jun Defenses Against DUI: Part 3

It is important to understand that there are many ways to defend extreme Tempe DUI charges. There are a number of constitutional and statutory challenges that attorney Todd Coolidge looks for when he prepares a DUI defense. Once an officer arrests an individual for DUI, they...

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phoenix DUI

13 Jun Defenses Against DUI: Part 2

It is important to understand that there are many ways to defend Phoenix DUI charges. There are a number of constitutional and statutory challenges that attorney Todd Coolidge looks for when he prepares a DUI defense. In order for an officer to stop a vehicle for...

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Attorney Todd Coolidge

03 May Defenses Against DUI: Part 1

It is important to understand that there are many ways to defend DUI charges. There are a number of constitutional and statutory challenges that attorney Todd Coolidge looks for when he prepares a DUI defense. Arizona’s DUI law indicates that it is illegal to drive with...

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