Defense for DWI / DUI (drunk driving) in East Hampton, Amagansett, Montauk, Sag Harbor, Bridgehampton,

Shelter Island, Southampton, Riverhead, Hampton Bays, Quogue, and Westhampton Beach.

F​ocusing on DWI cases on the East End of Long Island

These are serious cases with serious consequences.  But the facts and the consequences are different for each person and each case. You need someone who can give you and your case the personalized service and individual attention that you deserve.

DWI cases are a specific type of criminal case. They have distinct issues in additional to the standard criminal case issues. These issues are created by the manner in which police investigate these crimes. They also experience a different type of public and political pressure.

Personalized legal services when you need them

NCDD National College for DUI Defense: Carl A Irace

Personalized Legal Services for the East End of Long Island

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Carl  Andrew Irace 

Therefore, fighting your case requires knowledge of criminal procedure and also of the substantive issues for each element of DWI.  

  • Are there issues about the operation?  Were you driving the car?
  • Are there issues about intoxication?  Were you impaired?
  • Are there issues with the officer’s administration of the Standardized Field Sobriety Tests?  If these are not administrated exactly as prescribed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration the conclusions may not be proven.
  • Are there issues that affected the results of your breath test?
  • Do you have any medical issues that could have affected any of the tests?
  • Did you refuse to take the breath test?  Are there issues with that refusal?
  • What type of license do you have?  Is it a Commercial Driver’s License?

Carl is a General Member of the distinguished National College for DUI Defense (NCDD).  The NCDD is the only organization in the United States accredited by the American Bar Association to certify attorneys as specialists in DWI law.  The NCDD offers a course at Harvard University School of Law on DWI defense.  Carl graduated from this program in July 2014.

Carl uses his experience with criminal cases to make sure your case gets handled the way you need it.  He has the substantive experience to identify critical issues in your case that can help you get the result you deserve.