Goodman Law Firm Practice Areas Defending Drivers Throughout Iowa

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Fighting for the Accused in Sioux City & North & Southwest Iowa

When faced with charges such as DUI, finding personalized legal services tailored to the specifics of your case is vital. Goodman Law Firm is dedicated exclusively to defending Iowans against drunk and drugged driving. 

We provide comprehensive case preparation informed by 17 years of professional experience and DUI training programs from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the National College for DUI Defense, and other organizations. 

With the exceptional knowledge and skills of Attorney Bryan Goodman, my firm aims for the best possible results for my clients. When you retain my services, you can depend on personalized service and the meticulous attention to detail that your case demands.

Reserve your consultation appointment with a Sioux City lawyer practicing DUI defense by contacting  me at (712) 373-2621

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Types of OWI Cases in Iowa

OWI charges can vary based on the circumstances of the case. These can include: 

  • OWI with injury: This charge escalates the standard OWI charge if driving while intoxicated results in bodily injury to another person. It carries more severe penalties due to the harm caused.
  • OWI with death: An OWI charge becomes significantly more severe if the intoxicated operation leads to someone's death. It is considered a felony offense and comes with substantial legal consequences.
  • Repeat OWI charges: Individuals with previous OWI convictions face harsher penalties for subsequent offenses. The law in Iowa treats repeat offenders with increased severity, including longer jail time, more significant fines, and extended license suspensions.
  • OWI for underage drivers: Iowa drivers under the age of 21 are subject to a "zero tolerance" policy. Any detectable amount of alcohol in their system can result in an OWI charge, reflecting the stricter standards for underage drivers.
  • OWI for commercial license holders: Commercial drivers are held to higher standards due to the nature of their job and the vehicles they operate. A BAC of 0.04% or higher can lead to an OWI charge for those holding a commercial driver's license, impacting their employment and driving privileges.

At Goodman Law Firm, I understand the complexities and distinctions of each type of charge and can tailor my legal representation to the specifics of your case. 

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  • "He Made the Process Easy"
    Mr. Goodman was always available for any questions or concerns that I had. He made the whole process very easy and worry-free for myself and my family.
    - Former Client
  • "Highly Educated"
    He has actively sought and participated in extensive specialized training in the area of DUI/DWI detection and defense placing him in the top percentile of attorneys capable of fighting and debunking the science.
    - Sam B.
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    I am thankful to Bryan Goodman. From the moment I retained him, it was GO time and he didn't stop fighting for me until we got the results I wanted. The Goodman Law Firm team is awesome!
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    Bottom line, the reason I liked having him as my lawyer was he very approachable. Never once did I experience a difficult time communicating with him. He will go to bat for you!!!!
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  • I've Got Your Back
    As your attorney, I want to help take your legal burden off of your shoulders. Start by telling me your story, and I'll take care of the rest.
  • Experienced in the Courtroom
    I have years of jury trial experience, meaning I'm well prepared to advocate for you should your case reach the courtroom.
  • Award-Winning Attorney
    I have received the Forensic Science and Trial Skills award from the National College of DUI Defense, an award given to very few DUI attorneys nationwide.
  • Advanced Certifications in the Field
    As a certified DWI Detection and Standardized Sobriety Testing Instructor, I'm even qualified to teach police officers on the subject.