Columbus Defense Attorney Jon J. Saia recently provided members of theCentral Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (COACDL) with an informative overview of the various steps involved in handling OVI cases. His presentation, which he gave on May 28, 2014, was called "Handling an OVI Case - From Start to Finish."
The presentation covered everything from the initial point of contact between the arresting officer and the driver to the trial. A few examples of the different OVI case stages Attorney Saia talked about included the interview with the client, the arraignment and initial court appearance, the discovery stage, and the analysis of the chemical test results and how these tests were performed.
Attorney Saia is a founding member of The Law Offices of Saia & Piatt, Inc. He has more than 23 years of experience practicing law and has extensive knowledge in the area of OVI defense. Attorney Saia's credentials make him stand out from the run-of-the-mill OVI lawyer.
He is certified as an instructor in the administration of standardized field sobriety tests (SFSTs), and he is also a certified operator of BAC DataMaster breath alcohol testing instruments. Attorney Saia regularly serves as a speaker on OVI-related legal topics, and he is also serves as an expert witness in OVI cases. Furthermore, he has received top ratings from Super Lawyers® Magazine , Avvo and Martindale-Hubbell®.
If have been arrested for alleged OVI in Columbus, Ohio or a surrounding area, get the help of a seasoned defense attorney by calling The Law Offices of Saia & Piatt! An attorney from our firm can help you take action to strategically challenge your charges and protect your freedom. Contact us and let us provided you with a free consultation!