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Best DWI lawyer in Louisiana: this post will explain why you need one and who the best DUI lawyer in Louisiana is!

Do I Qualify For Diversion?

Do I Qualify For Diversion? If you are reading this article, it may be because you’ve heard that if this is your first offense, then you may “qualify” for diversion. What exactly does this mean? I’ll answer this question and give you more of an insight into how the process actually works. What is Diversion? […]

Which Is Worse: A DUI or DWI?

Which Is Worse: A DUI or DWI? Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol is often referred to as DUI or DWI. There are some differences between a DUI vs DWI. Keep reading more to learn what the differences are between these two and the various state laws and penalties for each of them. […]

Hit and Run: Avoiding a DWI

Hit and Run: Avoiding a DWI No one wants to be involved in a car wreck because they were intoxicated or have to go to court because they didn’t make other plans for their ride. Hit and run charges are often the result of the driver trying to avoid getting arrested for a DWI. Judges […]

How Will a DWI Affect Getting Into Graduate School?

How Will a DWI Affect Getting Into Graduate School? As a DWI lawyer, I get asked this question frequently. College is a common period of time to catch a DWI or DUI.  One mistake as a young college student can jeopardize an entire future career. The consequences for a DWI first offense in Louisiana vary. […]

Do I Need An Attorney For DWI In Louisiana

Do I Need an Attorney for DWI in Louisiana? If you’re here, you may be in a bad situation. If you or someone you know has run in to a problem with a DWI arrest, then you’ve come to the right place.  This situation can be dire, or it can be minimally painful. All this […]

Car Accident DWI

Car Accident DWI You decided to get behind the wheel of a car after drinking too much alcohol. You caused an accident and got arrested. You learned later that the impact of your car against another caused someone to lose their life. Now you are facing charges of DWI and vehicular manslaughter.  Continue reading to […]

The Untold Story: A Nurse’s Struggle with DWI

The Untold Story: A Nurse’s Struggle with DWI In the world of healthcare, nurses are often seen as the backbone of medical institutions. Their tireless dedication to patient care and well-being is commendable, but what happens when one of these caregivers finds themselves on the wrong side of the law? Today, we delve into the […]

How many DWI is a Felony in Louisiana?

How many DWI is a Felony in Louisiana? DWI felony charges are usually serious charges that an attorney who is skilled and experienced in these types of cases. Carl Barkemeyer, DWI attorney, does not only handle DWI felony cases in Baton Rouge he also handles DWI cases across Louisiana. What is a felony? A felony […]

What To Do If Pulled Over Drunk

What To Do if Pulled Over Drunk  If you are wondering what to do if pulled over drunk, stay tuned. We are going to talk about everything you should know if you are pulled over after having one too many drinks. Keep in mind that we are not encouraging you to drink and drive. Drinking […]


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Louisiana criminal lawyers and DWI attorneys at the Barkemeyer Law Firm providing legal defense services for clients in Baton Rouge, Ascension, Livingston, Tangipahoa, Port Allen, Alexandria, New Orleans, Lafayette, Metairie, Kenner, Gretna, Hahnville, Chalmette, Slidell, St. Tammany, St. Charles, St. John, St. Bernard, Mandeville, Covington, Shreveport, Bossier, Jefferson, and all of Louisiana.

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