Criminal Defense Blog
How Your Criminal History Could Affect Your Current Case
September 17, 2022 | Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law | Criminal Defense
A criminal history has numerous collateral consequences beyond the criminal penalties you receive for a criminal conviction. Your criminal record can impact your career, family court cases, educational loans, housing situation, and other aspects of your life. Your criminal history could also affect current and future criminal cases. Examples of the impact your criminal...Read more
How Often Do DUI Cases Go to Trial in California?
September 8, 2022 | Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law | DUI
A very small percentage of DUI cases go to trial in California. Most cases settle through plea bargains. However, you should treat your drunk driving charge as if it is going to trial by hiring an experienced San Jose DUI defense lawyer. The last thing you want to do is be unprepared if you...Read more
What Happens if You Get an Out of State Warrant for Your Arrest?
August 19, 2022 | Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law | Criminal Defense
Many people may not realize that the “long arm” of the law stretches across state borders. You could be arrested for an out-of-state warrant even though you moved to California. If you skipped out on your court date in another state or committed a crime and fled, California law enforcement officers can arrest you...Read more
What Are the Safest and Most Dangerous Areas in Northern California?
August 12, 2022 | Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law | Criminal Defense
Northern California, with its majestic mountains, rich valleys, and miles of beaches and coastline, has much to offer tourists and California residents alike. Unfortunately, the area also boasts cities and neighborhoods that are among the most dangerous — in the state and the nation. If you plan to visit Northern California for business or...Read more