Patrick J. Silva - Attorney at Law

A Professional Law Corporation 

Who do you want as your attorney? The Master or the student? Patrick Silva has over 21 years of DUI experience, he has been published in DUI reference books, he has spoken in front of hundreds of attorneys at conferences, taught classes to lawyers on his secrets and strategies, and has a nationally listened to podcast dedicated to teaching other DUI lawyers how to win.  (909)798-1500

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How the dash camera can help you case study

Additional information on how to beat the DMV

Will I have to put a breathalyzer on my car?


Success Trial Story

Why did I get a bill from the CHP?

Playing to Win​

How long does an ignition interlock from a second DUI stay on your car?

I did not get an option for a blood or breath test,was that wrong?

Will blowing harder because the cop told me to affect the reading on my breath test?

Can a past dry reckless cause my DUI to be charged as a second?

Should I go or should I not go to trial?

Is there a statue of limitations for not completing a DUI program?

What will happen if I was late installing my ignition interlock?

​If my court date has been rescheduled for a later date, What can I infer from that?

Did I have to blow into the roadside breath test?

What will happen to my DMV case?

Why is it important to call the DMV?

What do I do if I didn't complete my class in the allotted time the judge gave me?

Can I get a DUI for taking Anti-depressants?

What do I do if I missed my 10 days to request a DMV hearing?

Can I Refuse a Field Sobriety Test?

What is the partition ratio?

Do I have to put a breathalyzer on my car for first time DUI?

How do I know if I passed the one legged stand test?

How can I beat my out of state prior for the DUI case I just received?

Did I do the finger test correctly?

What does a letter from the DMV saying they will no longer be continuing with my hearing?

Can I get a DUI after an accident even if I wasn't the driver?

Does the officer have to read me my Miranda rights?

What happens to someone underage that gets a DUI?

I have my third violation on probation, what is going to happen?

Was it right for the officer to make me do the Field Sobriety Test in heels?

Demonstration of eye test and what can go wrong

How can the DMV take away my license if I was never prosecuted?

I have a DMV hearing to contest a Dui with the DMV Hearing Officer. Why is this legal?

Can I terminate my probation early and get an expungement?

How do I beat my first DUI if my blood came back at a .13?

What happens when my officer does not show up for my DMV hearing three times?

Can I get deported for a DUI?

How do I set up my DUI hearing?

Do I have to retake an alcohol program if I have already completed one for the same offense in another state?

Is the Blood Test Number Reliable in San Bernardino County?

What is Optokinetics?

What is the First Thing I Need to do After I Have Been Arrested for a DUI?

What is NHTSA?

If I have a prior wet and reckless and I recently just got arrested for a DUI, will this be counted as a first or second?

Prosecutorial Misconduct Series

Success Story Felony DUI

Will my driver's license be suspended if I blew a .06?

Can I still get a license in California if I have gotten a DUI in another state?

Did I have to take the road side breath test?

What a micro-burp can do to your breath test?

Can I reduce a felony DUI to a misdemeanor?

Why won't my home state let me get my license back?

Old Success Story

Does the officer have to read me my Miranda rights?

Can the judge deny my request to expunge my record?

What is the difference between probable cause and reasonable suspicion?

Can someone get a DUI with no chemical test?

Can I get my license back after being terminated from a SB-38 class?

When does a DUI come off my DMV record?

Are the allowed to add on a Hit and Run charge to my DUI?

Will I lose my RN license because of a DUI?

How exactly do they test my blood?

Why are there two charges on my DUI ticket?

Difference in bail amounts in each county.

Were my Miranda rights violated?

Can the cops tie me down and take blood?

What are your thoughts if my blood test results came back high?

What is a DRE?

Will the DMV reinstate my driver's license as soon as I enroll in a SB38 Program?

What is a refusal and can the DMV take away my license?

How do I beat a DMV APS hearing?

Military Diversion

Did the officer give me the eye test correctly?

Ignition Interlock on a vehicle

What are my first steps after being released from being arrested for a DUI?

How is a DUI a felony in California?

Can I lose my RN license because of a DUI?

Explanation of the blood vial and what could go wrong with it

Who is Parick Silva Dui Specialist

How can I get a police report for my DUI accident?

Will I face jail time for a DUI in California?

Will an out of state prior affect me in California?

Does being female affect the accuracy of breath?

What are the margins of error for the breathalyzer?

I got a fourth DUI, what are the penalties?

Blowing into a breath machine

How does a breathalyzer on a car work?

What do I do if I missed my date to surrender?

How Do Field Sobriety Test Work?.

How do I get my license back?

Can I withdraw my guilty plea after I have already plead guilty?

Can I transfer my DUI to my home state?

What is a Motion Limine?

Is there anything the officer can do that will make my breath test read higher?

Can I suspend my jail sentence?

What does the cop look for in the one legged stand test?

Introductory Video

History on the field sobriety test?

Will my DUI be treated as a first or second if I have already gotten a DUI as a minor?

Can someone call 911 and say I was driving bad off roading?

Where can I find my DMV school records of completion?

Can I be arrested for a DUI but the CHP officer left before the results were in?

Can I be charged with a DUI felony if I blew only a .07?

How long does beer last in your system?

How do I find out my actual blood alcohol level?

Can I lose my license for a felony hit and run?

Am I required to do the field sobriety test?

How long do I have to wait to apply for naturalization if I have been convicted for a DUI?

When I am off my probation am I still subjected to the zero tolerance laws?

Is the Blood Test Number Reliable in Riverside County?

How do the breath machines on the side of the road work?

What can a officer testify in court for DUI drug?

Can I be arrested for a DUI if I was a passenger?

Can I lose my truck driving license?

How do I get my license back if I have won my DMV hearing through a set aside?

 Success Story

If I got a Dui with a Class C license am I obtain a Class B license?