DUI & Criminal Division

On October 11, 2017, the Defendant was observed traveling on Howard avenue when she was observed by Tampa Police officer to be traveling over 50 mph in a 40 mph zone. The Defendant then turned onto southbound I-275 and accelerated to 70 mph in a 55 mph zone. The Defendant also drifted side to side within her lane. The officer initiated a stop of the Defendant and noticed a distinct odor of an alcoholic beverage on her breath. The Defendant’s eyes were bloodshot and glassy. The Defendant agreed to perform field sobriety exercises and was arrested after exhibiting clues of impairment. The Defendant refused to submit to a breath test.

Result: After the firm submitted a request to review the evidence with the State, the State dropped the DUI charge.

Rolando A. Sanchez, Esq.

Originally from Miami , grew up in Central Florida.  After high school, he joined the U.S. Air Force where he worked on F-15E fighter jets as an Avionics Technician.  He was Honorably Discharged. Afterwards, he attended University of Central Florida and received a BSBA Finance Degree, cum laude.  Next, he attended Barry University for law school and among other things, served as V.P. of the Veterans Legal Society.  Since graduating in 2016, Mr. Sanchez has dedicated his career to helping those charged with criminal matters.  These cases include traffic, misdemeanors and felonies, including trials and post-conviction relief. Mr. Sanchez is the lead attorney in Ticket Clinic’s Kissimmee office, handling cases in Osceola, Polk, Hardee and Desoto Counties.