DUI & Criminal Division

The defendant was pulled over for weaving back and forth from the center lane to the right lane. The officer also stated that she was driving at 3 AM without her headlights on. When the officer approached, he noticed that her eyes were bloodshot, her speech was thick tounged and she had an odor of alcohol coming from her breath. He requested that she step out of the vehicle. When she did, according to him, she was unsteady. He also stated that she was unsteady when she walked. The officer requested that she perform field sobriety execises and she stated that she wanted to speak with her attorney first. He then requested the she supply a breath sample and once again, she asked for her attorney. She was arrested based on her condition and her refusal to perform field sobriety exercises and/or a breath test. On the day of trial, the state dropped the DUI.

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.