NAFDD Attorney Eligibility
Although a subjective process, identifying the best members of any profession is a qualitative assessment based on objective criteria. Our protocols and eligibility criteria are driven by numerous factors. To be eligible, at a minimum, the attorney must satisfy the following criteria:
However, minimum eligibility does not guarantee that the attorney will be invited to become a member. All relevant information including the following considerations are factored into the selection process:
Eligible to Join NAFDD?
Although best efforts are made to identify the finest DUI attorneys in each state, some very competent DUI attorneys are not invited to join due to a lack of available information. If you believe that you are one of the best DUI attorneys, please download an application and submit for review.
- Be licensed and in good standing in the state,
- Be in private practice,
- Have practiced DUI law at least seven (7) years in the state, and
- Devote a significant portion of their practice to DUI defense.
- Total length of time practicing law in the state,
- Total length of time practicing DUI law,
- Total length of time practicing criminal law,
- Percentage of law practice dedicated to DUI defense,
- Percentage of law practice dedicated to criminal law,
- Prior work experience in handling DUI cases,
- Total number of DUI cases,
- Jury trial experience,
- Bench trial experience,
- Available peer review,
- Legal awards,
- DUI case outcomes,
- Formal DUI training,
- DUI related noteworthy achievements,
- Discipline impacting the practice of law,
- DUI publications,
- DUI presentations,
- Available client reviews.