Where To Find Defense Attorneys In Waukesha

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When facing a criminal charge, the first thing that you are going to ask yourself is where to find criminal defense attorneys in Waukesha to represent you. You know that your best chance for a successful case is to have a strong defense firm on your side. Hupperts and Powers is a criminal defense firm […]

What To Do After An OWI

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After getting an OWI, you just want to get things back to normal. We’ve helped plenty of people get their lives back after an OWI, but the dust can take a while to settle. There’s hearings to attend, fines to pay, insurance changes to be made, and other punishments that must be upheld.The first thing […]

What Can A OWI Lawyer Do for You?

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Operating while intoxicated (OWI) is a serious criminal charge that can significantly change your life if you are convicted. Depending on the circumstances of your case, you can face up to six months in jail, pay a fine up to $1,000, and spend up to six months in jail on your first conviction. If you […]

Why Flat Fees Are Better

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At Huppertz & Powers we charge our clients flat fees instead of hourly rates. We always have and we always will. When we made this decision we did it for two reasons, it’s better for the client and it’s just the right thing to do.Other Wisconsin criminal defense attorneys will charge clients an hourly rate, […]

Police Give 900 Warnings in One Month

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Since July 7th the Waukesha police have issued more than 900 warnings for the same citation. It wasn’t for speeding, littering, disturbing the peace, or any other the run of the mill violations. Instead, these warnings were all issued for hunting Pokemon.When Pokemon Go was released in early July, teens and young adults have been […]

Marijuana Breathalyzer

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Opponents of marijuana legalization often stress the fact there’s no real way to tell if someone is driving while they’re high. This topic especially heated up when Colorado legalized recreational use of marijuana. Since then law enforcement and lawmakers have been scrambling to find a definitive way to test how high a driver is.Currently officers […]

Kinds of Field Sobriety Tests

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When a cop sees your car swerving in and out of your lane late on a Saturday night, they will most likely pull you over and do field sobriety test. There are three main field sobriety tests officers use in Wisconsin and all three are designed to test your reflexes, sensory abilities, and ability to […]

Sexual Assault in Wisconsin

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By now the name Brock Turner is almost a household name. He is the Stanford swimmer convicted of sexual assault. His controversial 6 month sentence has caused national outcry and drawn mass media attention to sexaul assault and rape laws.Turner was not convicted of rape, instead he was convicted of three counts of sexual assault. […]

Can You Film the Cops In Wisconsin?

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Yes, you can film the cops in Wisconsin. Thanks to the first amendment and the way Wisconsin’s privacy laws are set up, filming the police is allowed in most cases. There are few rules you need to know before you become the police paparazzi.Right to PrivacyIf an officer is in a place where they do […]

How to Get a Job After Prison

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After you get out of prison your goal is to smoothly rejoin society and become a productive member of the community again. This is a steep order when you can’t get a job. Having a criminal record will unfortunately close a lot of doors for you when you’re job hunting. Unemployment after being released is […]