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Robert Murray,
Stephen P. Wilson, 
James Nesci

For even the most seasoned attorney admitted to practice in the State of Missouri, defending DWI cases has always presented special challenges. Today mounting a successful defense is more difficult than ever. Now you have the advantage with Missouri DWI Defense: The Law and Practice. This text and supplementary DVD contains the most important information to help you attain a successful verdict.

Written by Robert Murray, Stephen P. Wilson, and James Nesci, members of the National College for DUI Defense, Missouri DWI Defense: The Law and Practice ensures that you understand the chemical, biological and technological concepts and issues underlying DWI prosecution and defense in the State of Missouri. The authors provide the most up-to-date information available on key areas of DWI law in Missouri including: DWI Investigations, Driving and Field Sobriety Testing, Drug Recognition, Evaluation and Chemical Testing, Blood Alcohol Calculations, Pre-trial Investigations and Motions, Practice, Plea Offers and Agreements, DWI Trial Procedures, and more.

Many practical tools and applications designed to streamline and simplify the complex DWI defense process have been developed along with this book. They are all included on a bonus DVD—so you can locate, review and print them out in a matter of seconds. The companion DVD contains NHTSA studies, articles and visual detection videos, DRE manuals, example forms, and more.

Included are the NHTSA Student and Instructor Manuals for 2013 & 2015, the DR pre-School & DRE School Manuals, and the ARIDE for 2013—the latest edition from NHTSA! Some vendor sell these together for $400 or more. They are all included on the DVD at no extra charge!

Lawyers & Judges has published fourteen state-specific DUI defense reference books. A practitioner in Colorado raved in the Colorado Lawyer that Colorado DUI Defense: The Law and Practice is “a must-have resource” and would make “a nice gift for the lawyers in your life who practice DUI defense.” The Wisconsin Lawyer reviewer gave Wisconsin OWI Defense: The Law and Practice a touchdown review, calling the book “the best book I have read pertaining to Wisconsin operating-while-intoxicated (OWI) law, and one of the best in dealing with the substance of OWI law.”

Book Topics Include:

• Chapter 1: Lawyer Advertising
• Chapter 2: Basic Client Relations & Representing
• Clients with Special Circumstances
• Chapter 3: Driving While Intoxicated
• Chapter 4: Department of Revenue
• Chapter 5: Pre-Trial Investigations
• Chapter 6: Pre-Trial Motions Practice
• Chapter 7: Plea Offers & Collateral Consequences
• Chapter 8: Trial
• Chapter 9: DWI Investigations: Driving and Field Sobriety Testing
• Chapter 10: Drug Recognition Evaluation
• Chapter 11: Chemical Testing
• Chapter 12: Blood Alcohol Calculations for Attorneys
• Chapter 13: Expert Witnesses
• Appendix A: Missouri Rules of Criminal Procedure
• Appendix B: The Aging Process and Field Sobriety Tests by Mimi Coffey, Esq.
• Appendix C: DWI-Modern Day Salem Witch Hunts by Mimi Coffey, Esq.
• Appendix D: DWI-Fear and the DWI Field Sobriety Tests by Mimi Coffey, Esq.
• Appendix E: The Fallacy of the Police Administered ‘Finger to Nose’ Test to Determine Alcoholic Sobriety by Patrick Mahaney, Jimmie L. Valentine, and Valerie Valentine Acevedo

DVD topics include:

• NHTSA Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement (ARIDE) Manuals 2013
• Automobile & Motorcyclist Pamphlets
• NHTSA DWI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Manuals 2015
• NHTSA Drug Recognition Expert Course (DRE) 7-Day School 2015
• NHTSA Driving and BAC Studies
• NHTSA Improved Sobriety Testing
• Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Validation Studies
• And more!

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