DUI & Criminal Division

The officer was eastbound on Kennedy Blvd when he observed the Defendant’s vehicle about four car lengths ahead of him in the left lane. The Defendant drifted on and off the left lane marker. The Defendant then drove about half-way into the westbound left turn lane before returning into his lane. The Defendant then turned left at the next intersection. A stop for possible DUI was conducted. The Defendant immediately exited his vehicle and appeared unaware of the officer’s activated overhead lights. The Defendant was noticed to have an odor of an alcoholic beverage on his breath and his eyes were bloodshot and glassy. The Defendant refused to perform field sobriety exercises even after being warned that his refusal would be used against him in court. The Defendant was placed under arrest for DUI and refused to provide a breath sample. Results: 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.