Why Hire Paul W. Burmaster?
Decades of Experience & Knowledge on Your Side
The most crucial decision you can make after being arrested for driving under the influence is which attorney to hire. Unless you retain a Kansas City DUI lawyer with extensive experience, training, and success, you will have little chance of having your charges reduced or dismissed.
Attorney Paul W. Burmaster P.A. has an extensive list of qualifications proving his ability to defend clients from DUI convictions of any kind:
- More than 20 years of legal experience
- Former prosecutor in Missouri and Kansas
- Member of the National College for DUI Defense
- Graduate of the National Criminal Defense College
- More than 300 bench trials
- More than 40 jury trials
- Argued and won in the Court of Appeals
- Regularly lectures to other lawyers in continuing legal education
- Licensed to practice in both Missouri and Kansas
What to Look for in a DUI Lawyer
A defense attorney of any kind must have many years of experience to prove their skill. Attorney Paul Burmaster has practiced law for more than 22 years and has handled thousands of defense cases during that time. With more than 40 jury trials and more than 300 bench trials under his belt, as well as former experience as a prosecutor in both Missouri and Kansas, he knows what your opponent is thinking and can build a strong defense. He also seeks to continuously improve his knowledge by engaging with colleagues as a member of the National College for DUI Defense and the Kansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, as well as by lecturing and teaching DUI defense on numerous occasions.
Your DUI attorney should also take the time to get to know you and to study your case in detail. This way, they can build the strongest possible defense for your case. Attorney Paul Burmaster works directly with his clients and reviews each case in detail so that he can offer as many choices for you as possible. He also keeps his clients job, license, and family obligations in mind when building a defense case. If you are in need of a skilled criminal defense lawyer, our firm has what it takes to defend you against DUI charges. We will fight relentlessly to prove your innocence or to obtain a reduction of your charges.
Retain a Criminal Defense Lawyer in Kansas City or Overland Park
Contact our firm today to discuss how we can fight your charges. Along with the qualifications listed above, Attorney Paul W. Burmaster is also on the Board of Governors with the Kansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and received the 2012 Clients' Choice Award from attorney-rating service Avvo®. We are more than capable of building the strongest possible defense. If you are facing an administrative license hearing or need representation for a DUI accident, contact the firm of Paul W. Burmaster P.A. We can fight for you!