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Sunday, May 22, 2011


By Michael Nichols
Categories: OWI

The 48th Annual East Lansing Art Festival, May 21 – 22, 2011.  After a long day of walking around, many people no doubt found themselves enjoying some alcoholic beverages at the local bars/restaurants.  Of course, if you are going to drive after having alcohol beverages, it is best to call a cab.  However, if you find yourself behind the wheel, be aware that the East Lansing Police will stop you for pretty much any reason, including the following:  taillight not working; failure to use blinker; failing to turn when you do use your blinker; dangling ornament from your review mirror; swerving within and/or outside your lane; speeding; driving too slow; failure to come to a full stop at stop signs; running a red light; license plate light not working; headlight not working or failure to turn headlights on; break light not working; squealing your tires; etc.  If you find yourself charged in East-Lansing-or-Lansing-with-an-OWI-DUI-OUIL-call-an-attorney-at-The- Nichols-Law-Firm. East-Lansing-Attorney-Mike-Nichols-is-author-of-the-Michigan-OWI-Handbook-by-West-Publishing-and-an-adjucnt-professor-teaching-DUI-LAW-and-practice at Cooley-Law-School-in-Lansing.

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Peer Recognition

Mike Nichols is a national leader in drunk driving defense. He is a member of the Forensic Committee and Michigan delegate to the National College for DUI Defense. He is also a Sustaining Member of the College. Nichols is also a founding member of the Michigan Association of OWI Attorneys; a member of the American Chemical Society; an associate member of he American Academy of Forensic Science, Adjunct Professor of Forensic Evidence in Criminal Law and OWI Law and Practice at Cooley Law School. He is also author of the West OWI Practice book and several chapters in other books on science and the law.

Mike Nichols is recognized by his peers in Michigan as a “SuperLawyer” in DUI/Criminal Defense. Nichols has also been asked to speak at conferences by groups such as the NCDD; Various Bar Associations in other states.