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You’ve Been Pulled Over For DUI. What Do You Do Now?

By Hammad S. Matin |

You’ve been out on the town with friends and you’ve had a few drinks. Maybe you only had one drink, but it still may be enough that you won’t pass a breath test. So, what do you do? First, don’t panic. If the police truly don’t have a reason to pull you over, that… Read More »

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Have You Been Charged with Assault? We Can Help.

By Hammad S. Matin |

Facing assault charges in Charles County can result in spending years in prison if you’re convicted, which is why it’s important to find an attorney that can help prepare a strong defense for you. Being convicted of assault, even if you are lucky enough to escape a prison sentence can still result in loss… Read More »

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Thе Inѕurаnсе Adjuѕtеr Offered A Sеttlеmеnt – Shоuld I Aссерt?

By Hammad S. Matin |

If you were hurt badly in a саr accident саuѕеd by thе nеgligеnсе of аnоthеr driver in Mаrуlаnd, do not be surprised if the other driver’s insurance соmраnу tries to offer уоu a ѕеttlеmеnt. In many instances, an insurance adjuster will contact shortly after the accident and may start talking settlement in the hopes… Read More »

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Chаrgеd with a DUI in Maryland – Understanding the Law

By Hammad S. Matin |

Getting charged with a DUI can be a harrowing and stressful experience. Getting convicted can make the situation even worse and often results in the loss of property, freedom, and harm to your future. This is because Mаrуlаnd hаѕ a strict set of lаwѕ аgаinѕt driving undеr the influence. For example, Maryland participates in… Read More »

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Important Reasons to NOT Give a Recorded Statement to an Insurance Adjuster After a Car Accident

By Hammad S. Matin |

You’ve just been involved in a car accident that was not your fault. You received a call from the other driver’s insurance company and it is their loss adjuster on the phone. They just need to talk about the accident for a minute or two and want to know if you don’t mind making… Read More »

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Important Steps to Take When Pulled over by a Police Officer

By Hammad S. Matin |

Getting pulled over by the police can be a scary experience. This is especially so where you’re not sure that you haven’t done something wrong. What you do or say in the situation can be quite telling though. It may have a big effect on what kind of legal proceedings may follow.  Be Calm … Read More »

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Pedestrian Hit and Killed by Motorist in Waldorf

By Hammad S. Matin |

When a pedestrian is hit by a motorist, the consequences can be devastating. An example is the tragic accident that occurred on Route 228 east of Western Parkway in Waldorf. The driver of a Buick Regal was in the first left turn lane of Route 228 when a pedestrian was crossing the street. A… Read More »

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Charged with Engaging the Services of a Prostitute? You Need Legal Counsel

By Hammad S. Matin |

Being charged with assignation (i.e. allegedly scheduling an appointment with a prostitute or any action taken to further the engagement with a prostitute) is a serious offense in Maryland that can have life-changing implications. To be sure, even the mere act of requesting a prostitute, without engaging in any further action, could result in… Read More »

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The Crime of Burglary

By Hammad S. Matin |

Burglary offenses are serious crimes that can rise to the level of felony and involve theft or violence. The charge alone can cause severe harm to your reputation and employment, and even worse a conviction could mean serving an extended time in prison. A knowledgeable burglary defense attorney can help reduce your sentence time… Read More »

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Shoplifting Laws in Maryland

By Hammad S. Matin |

Shoplifting is often viewed as a minor crime with minimal consequences but this is often not the case. There are substantial penalties at stake when faced with a shoplifting charge. A skilled defense attorney can help establish a winning defense to your charges and get you the best outcome possible. It is necessary for… Read More »

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