Updated on February 8th, 2024 at 08:52 pm

Updated on February 8th, 2024 at 08:52 pm

Second offense owi not guilty milwaukee county – Case study

In a challenging OWI 2nd offense case in Milwaukee County, Attorney Nathan J Dineen showcased his expertise in Wisconsin’s OWI defense. The client, facing significant jail time due to a prior OWI conviction from another state, turned to Attorney Dineen for aggressive representation.

Case overview

Client profile

A middle-aged male, blue-collar job, facing a 2nd offense OWI charge. The client had a dated, prior offense from out of state.

Details of arrest

Incident Location: Milwaukee County Circuit Court
Duration: The case took over a year to resolve, highlighting the slow process of the Milwaukee County Circuit Court.
Previous Convictions: One prior OWI from a few years ago, out of state conviction.
Lead Attorney: Attorney Nathan Dineen
Prosecution: Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office
Jurisdiction: Milwaukee County Circuit Court
Blood Alcohol Content (BAC): High BAC
Field Sobriety Tests: Three tests were administered – the Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus (eye test), the walk and turn test, and the one-leg stand test.
Outcome: Not Guilty at trial


OWI defense strategy

The defense strategy revolved around the unique circumstances of the client’s situation. He was attempting to escape a domestic violence situation when he was pulled over. The defense presented the jury with a coercion defense, arguing that the client had to leave to escape imminent danger.

Key evidence included the fact that the client’s significant other had attacked him, chased him out of their apartment, and even set his motorcycle on fire. The only pretrial offer was for the client to plead guilty to the OWI and face jail time.

Wisconsin owi laws & statutes

The defense successfully litigated the defense of coercion, a provision allowed under Wisconsin criminal defense laws.


✓ Outcome: Not guilty – milwaukee county owi 2nd offense

After a grueling and lengthy trial, the jury returned a unanimous verdict of not guilty on all counts. This case stands as a testament to Attorney Nathan Dineen’s expertise and the firm’s unwavering commitment to defending OWI cases in Wisconsin.

picture outside of Milwaukee County courthouse with attorneys Nathan j Dineen and Dan Skarie

How do your legal services set you apart when defending an owi in wisconsin?

Our collaboration with Attorney Dan Skarie has solidified our reputation in OWI Defense throughout Wisconsin. We pride ourselves on our comprehensive experience, ensuring we’re prepared for any situation.

If there’s an avenue to clear you of your OWI, we’re determined to uncover it. If that’s not feasible, you can count on our unwavering support to secure the most advantageous resolution.

What advantages can clients anticipate when they choose your firm for owi defense?

Our dedication to our clients is unparalleled. We offer continuous accessibility, be it via email, text, or phone. We’re committed to clarity, so you can always expect forthright guidance and consistent updates.

What common problems do clients encounter in wisconsin owi cases?

Many clients find themselves contending with the complexities of the Wisconsin DMV, potential repercussions on their driver’s license, and the intimidating process of the court system.

How does your firm approach and conquer the obstacles presented by wisconsin’s owi regulations?

Our strategy is anchored in transparency and availability. We’re perpetually reachable and poised to address any concerns or questions. However, during Packer Games, a slight response delay might occur – our commitment to directness remains steadfast!

Our law firm’s services & benefits

  • Key Features: Exclusive focus on OWI defense, ensuring that if there’s a way out of an OWI, the firm will find it.
  • Client Benefits: 24/7 communication and experienced, aggressive representation.
  • Typical Challenges in OWI Cases: Clients often face jail time and license suspensions in Wisconsin.
  • Firm’s Approach: The firm is committed to fighting relentlessly for its clients. Even if charges can’t be dismissed, the firm ensures the best possible result for the client.

Have nate dineen represent you!

Attorney Nathan Dineen stands out as one of Wisconsin’s premier OWI defense attorneys. With a track record of successful case outcomes and a deep understanding of the intricacies of OWI laws, Nathan Dineen is dedicated to providing top-tier legal representation. If you or a loved one has been arrested for an OWI, don’t leave your future to chance.

Secure the best possible defense by reaching out to Attorney Nathan Dineen in Milwaukee today. Your freedom and reputation are too valuable; let an expert guide you through this challenging time.

Contact us today for a consultation and take the first step towards safeguarding your rights.

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