Monday, November 12, 2018

Know the Rules to Reinstate a Michigan Driver’s License

michigan driver's license reinstatementThe process of reinstating a revoked license isn’t as easy as if it were restricted or suspended. The Michigan Administrative Code Rule 257.313 or “Rule 13” sets the benchmarks each person must prove as well as the standards of proof:

  • At least 12 months of complete and continuous abstinence from alcohol and controlled substances. 
  • Proof of low or minimal relapse risk.
  • Proof of low or minimal reoffending 
  • Proof that the person’s substance abuse problems are under control.

Attaining a successful Michigan driver’s license reinstatement is an arduous task to complete on your own. Having an attorney like Daniel T. Geherin of Geherin Law Group on your side will help. With over 20 years of experience assisting Michigan driver’s license reinstatements, Daniel and his team will walk you through the processes of requesting a reinstatement hearing, review your documentation, and work to help you prepare ahead of your hearing before a judge.

Call Geherin Law Group today at (734) 263-2780 and the start the process of getting your license reinstated.

Friday, November 2, 2018

Understanding Michigan Driver’s License Reinstatement

michigan driver's license reinstatementIf you’ve had your license restricted or suspended due to point-accumulation, criminal or traffic offences, or due to a poor driving record – it should automatically be reinstated after a small fee has been paid. However, if your license has been revoked, the process to regain your driving privileges is much more complicated. You need to:

  • Understand what you have to do to prove in order to have your license reinstated. 
  • Know the standard of proof. 
  • Know who makes the final decision.

Attorney Daniel T. Geherin has over 20 years of experience as a license appeals specialist conducting over 1,000 reinstatement hearings. He knows the rules and regulations and will work with you to help prove your compliance.

Get the process of reinstating your license started today by giving Daniel and his team at the Geherin Law Group at (734) 263-2780.

Friday, October 5, 2018

WHEN SHOULD YOU HIRE A LICENSING LAWYER?

When a criminal arrest/conviction or collateral license issue threatens your ability to drive, you need an attorney who not only handles criminal defense but also specializes in license cases.  To help determine the best licensing attorney in Ann Arbor, please ask these questions:

“Are you also a driver’s license specialist, or just a criminal attorney?”

“What is your success rate at the Secretary of State over the past 10 or 20 years?”

“How often do you appear before the Secretary of State Hearing Judges?”

Read more.

Monday, October 1, 2018

THIS IS WHY YOU NEED A LICENSING LAWYER IN ANN ARBOR

Licensing lawyers--those who handle driver’s license appeals and reinstatements---are few and far between.  Look online, and you will only find a handful of licensing lawyers in Ann Arbor who even attempt to handle this very specialized area of practice. Why? Because there’s is a lot of “red tape” to cut through with the Michigan Secretary of State, and the rules/regulations/laws are constantly changing. So, if you lose your license, you really need a licensing lawyer who specializes in this ultra-niche field. 

Friday, September 7, 2018

Lost Your Driver’s License? 4 Questions to Ask Before Hiring Your Attorney

When a criminal arrest or conviction threatens your license, you need an attorney who not only handles criminal defense but also specializes in license cases. Your attorney should review your driving record, determine when and where you’re eligible for relief, and draft a plan to quickly restore your license. To help determine the best Michigan license attorney, please ask these questions:

  • “Are you a driver’s license specialist?”
  • “What is your success rate at the Secretary of State over the past 10 or 20 years?”
  • “Can you show me statistics to support your claimed success of restoring licenses?”
  • “Will you look at my MI Driving Record free of charge to see if you can help?”

If you’re looking for an attorney with extensive license restoration experience… Read more.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Lost Your Driver’s License in Michigan? Don’t Navigate the Maze Alone!

It’s easy to take for granted the true benefit of a driver’s license---until you lose it. Driving to work or school; providing for your family; running everyday errands; these freedoms can be pulled out from under you like a rug if you’re charged with drunk driving offenses, accumulate too many points, get convicted of drug offenses, or are charged with refusing a breath test in the State of Michigan.

Once a license is suspended or revoked, the following questions begin to sink in:

  • “When can I get my lost MI driver’s license restored?”
  • “How do I navigate the red tape of the Michigan Secretary of State?”
  • “Are there any Michigan Attorneys who specialize in license restoration?”

Read more.

Monday, July 16, 2018

HOW CAN I LIVE WITHOUT A DRIVER’S LICENSE?

When a criminal arrest or conviction threatens your license, you need an attorney who not only handles criminal defense but also specializes in license cases.  To help determine the best driver’s license reinstatement attorney in Ann Arbor, please ask these questions:

“Are you also a driver’s license specialist, or just a criminal attorney?”

“What is your success rate at the Secretary of State over the past 10 or 20 years?”

“How often do you appear before the Secretary of State Hearing Judges?”

Read more.