Alpert Schreyer Defense Attorneys Chosen for 2022 Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars

Alpert Schreyer Defense Attorneys Chosen for 2022 Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars

After another year of tirelessly defending the rights of Maryland residents, the criminal defense practice of Alpert Schreyer is celebrating the selection of two of our attorneys to the 2022 editions of Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars. The defense attorneys recognized by 2022 Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars for their high-quality representation in Bowie, Maryland […]

Andrew Alpert Becomes Sole Maryland Lawyer to Complete NCDD Advanced Blood Drug Analysis Course

Andrew Alpert Becomes Sole Maryland Lawyer to Complete NCDD Advanced Blood Drug Analysis Course

Andrew Alpert, founding partner of Alpert Schreyer, LLC, was the sole Maryland attorney to complete the “2021 Serious Science: Advanced Course in Blood Drug Analysis and Trial Advocacy,” presented by the National College for DUI Defense (NCDD) at Harvard Law School. To further his knowledge, Attorney Alpert frequently attends NCDD advanced training courses. For instance, he previously […]

Breath Alcohol Test Requirements Must Be Strengthened, DUI Attorneys Argue

Breath Alcohol Test Requirements Must Be Strengthened, DUI Attorneys Argue

Attorney Andrew D. Alpert of Alpert Schreyer, LLC joined others in the National College for DUI Defense and the Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys’ Association in filing a brief in support of a writ of certiorari to have the lower court submit its review of a client’s case to an appellate court. The brief maintained that the […]

2021 Super Lawyers® Selects 2 Alpert Schreyer Criminal Defense Attorneys

2021 Super Lawyers® Selects 2 Alpert Schreyer Criminal Defense Attorneys

For yet another year, Attorneys Andrew D. Alpert and Arya Saleh of Alpert Schreyer have been recognized for their work in criminal defense law in Bowie, Maryland with listings in 2021 Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars, respectively. Our legal team congratulates them on their distinctions as only a select few are recognized by these publications. Super Lawyers®: A Nationally […]

Mitigating a DUI: How To Win Before Ever Setting Foot in Court

Mitigating a DUI How To Win Before Ever Setting Foot in Court

In the immediate wake of a DUI charge, time is of the essence. An elite DUI attorney can and will make use of every second they have to defend you. That means the first hours, days, and weeks that follow your arrest must be used wisely to set up for a successful outcome when the […]

Is Interlock Participation the Only Way to Keep my License?

Is Interlock Participation the Only Way to Keep my License

The Ignition Interlock Program requires many Maryland DUI offenders to install and maintain the ignition interlock device in their vehicles, for a mandatory period of time, if they want to keep their driving privilege following a DUI/DWI arrest. A driver who violates the interlock program during this initial period will be ordered to participate longer […]

Advice for First-Time Assault and Battery Charges in Maryland

Advice for First-Time Assault and Battery Charges in Maryland

If This Is Your First Encounter with Law Enforcement, We Can Help You If you find yourself facing criminal charges for the first time, it’s natural to be scared. It’s a time of uncertainty—there’s no way to know whether you might end up with fines or jail time that could seriously disrupt your life. For […]

Reckless Driving Soaring During COVID-19 Pandemic in MD

Reckless Driving Soaring During COVID-19 Pandemic in MD

While overall traffic has been greatly reduced amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and Governor Hogan’s ongoing lockdown order, Maryland authorities are reporting a startling increase in reckless driving throughout the state. Reckless driving is defined under the Maryland transportation code as, “driving a motor vehicle in wanton or willful disregard for the safety of persons or property.” […]

Increased Drunk Driving Arrests in MD Amidst Pandemic Lockdown

Increased Drunk Driving Arrests in MD Amidst Pandemic Lockdown

Despite Governor Hogan’s ongoing lockdown order to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, an increased number of people have recently been arrested for driving while impaired. Maryland police, who have been tasked with enforcing compliance with the lockdown order, seem to also be looking for any hint of drivers who are under the influence as they make […]

Answering the Top 5 Legal Questions About Drug Paraphernalia

Answering the Top 5 Legal Questions About Drug Paraphernalia

1. What Is Drug Paraphernalia? Drug paraphernalia is a blanket term for objects that are intended or have been modified for making, using, or concealing recreational drugs. This can include hypodermic syringes, crack pipes, or even common household items such as spoons. Maryland Criminal Code 5-619 criminalizes possession of drug paraphernalia with intent to use. […]