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DWI and DWAI

What’s the Difference Between a DWI and a DWAI?

Drinking and driving is a serious matter that can result in severe consequences. However, not every alcohol-related driving offense is charged as a DWI. Driving While Ability Impaired (DWAI) is a lesser charge that can be brought by prosecutors in some cases. Although...
Penalties for a DWI in New York

What Are the Penalties for a DWI in New York?

Getting behind the wheel if you’ve had too much to drink can have devastating consequences on your life and livelihood. Not only can a DWI conviction have an impact on your reputation in the community, but the long-term effects and legal ramifications can be severe....
DWI Defense Attorney

5 Reasons You Need a DWI Defense Attorney

Being arrested for a DWI can be life-changing. Not only can you lose your license, but a conviction can come with jail time, significant fines, and damage to your reputation. Regardless of whether it’s your first DWI — or your third — it’s critical to have a DWI...
man caught drunk driving

Avoid Common DWI Mistakes

Summer 2020 will undoubtedly be a historic one in New York…The limits of social distancing will be tested as gatherings resume. When there are parties, there may be alcohol. That can lead to driving while intoxicated (DWI). D’Emilia Law has defended against countless DWI charges and secured favorable results.