Wednesday, July 12, 2017

What You Need to Consider About Plea Bargains According to a DUI Law Firm

Each year, 1,500,000 people are arrested for drunk driving. If this has happened to you and you’re charged with a DUI, you still have the option of taking a plea deal. Prosecutors will reach out at some point, as long as you’re willing to plead to a certain offense. Although this may sound like the best option, there are some considerations you need to be aware of before agreeing on anything.

Plea Bargain Deals Vary

Not all plea bargains are equal. They do vary, depending on the severity of your DUI charge. There may be times when you’re offered multiple deals, in which case you can select one that satisfies all parties. Then there are other times when you’re given a one-time deal and have to decide on the spot. Read more from this blog: http://bit.ly/2uYI1ib

Monday, July 10, 2017

Domestic Violence Lawyer Named “Super Lawyer” for Third Consecutive Year

Covington, Washington (July 4, 2017) – Attorney Kim E. Hunter, a top-rated domestic violence lawyerserving the South King County, has once again been named “Super Lawyer” by Super Lawyers, a nationwide rating service. She has initially been dubbed a Super Lawyer in 2015 and has since been selected to Super Lawyers the following year, marking 2017 as the third year she has held the prestigious title. Prior to her being selected as a Super Lawyer, Ms. Hunter has also been named Rising Star by Super Lawyers from 2010 to 2013.

Being included in the Super Lawyers list is no easy feat as only the most noteworthy practitioners who have achieved high levels of peer recognition and exceptional legal track records are even considered. Super Lawyers uses a patented multiphase selection process that in takes into account more than 70 practice areas across 50 states of the U.S. and England to single out truly outstanding professionals. Read more from this blog: http://bit.ly/2upKiG7

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

One of the Most Trusted Criminal Defense Lawyers Was Elected to WSBA Board of Governors

Covington, Washington (July 4, 2017) – Attorney Kim E. Hunter, one of the most trusted criminal defense lawyers serving the South King County, has recently been elected to the Washington State Bar Association’s (WSBA) Board of Governors. She will be representing the 8th District and about 3000 WSBA members in parts of South and East King County. Ms. Hunter is honored to be elected by the constituency of the district to such a prestigious position.

The WSBA is an integral part of the judicial branch, authorized by the Washington State Supreme Court to exercise a governmental function and license approximately 35,000 lawyers within the state. It is also responsible for regulating lawyers under the authority of Court, with the Board of the Governors as its primary governing body. The Board determines the general policies of the Bar and approves the WSBA’s annual budget. Read more from this blog: http://bit.ly/2uYATSS