We Lead the Way in OUI Defense in Massachusetts

Attorney Bernard is part of the lead counsel on the statewide Draeger 9510 litigation, which challenges the validity of the breath test machine. State officials are reviewing breathalyzer tests in Massachusetts after finding a possible problem in calibration. If you have been convicted of an OUI since June 2011, please contact us to have your case re-evaluated.

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OUI/DUI Lawyer in Massachusetts

Arrested for OUI? Fight Your Charges. Call 413-831-5579.

Were you recently arrested for DUI in Massachusetts? If so, you should be represented by none other than an attorney who specializes in OUI defense. While many attorneys handle DUI and OUI cases on occasion, my entire practice is dedicated to defending those accused of operating under the influence. You can rest assured that I know which DUI defense strategies work, and which ones don’t. More importantly, I have the knowledge and experience necessary to provide you with a strong defense.

Whether this is your first OUI offense or your fourth, my goal is to help you achieve the best possible outcome in your case. An OUI conviction can have devastating effects on your personal and professional life, especially if you have a family. Don’t let this happen to you. Find the high-powered defense you need today.

Let’s discuss your possible OUI defense options: Call 413-831-5579 or schedule your free case evaluation online today to get started!

Awarded in the Industry

  • MBA
  • The National Judicial College
  • Borkenstein
  • Forensic Science Research Education
  • DUI Defense
  • IACP
  • American Institute 10 Best
  • MCLE
  • NCDD

Real Client Reviews

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    This is the man you want in your corner.

    “I'm here to tell you as someone who went through it and knows how scary it is when you are facing that black hole and approaching the event horizon and realize that you are about to lose everything you ever knew and fought for, this is the man you want.”

    - Former Client
    He truly is a top of the line attorney.

    “Listen to Atty Bernard when he gives the advice. His staff was great. Thank you, Joe, and keep up the good work.”

    - Avvo User
    Joe is well known and respected in the courtroom.

    “Joe is very knowledgeable and experienced with MA DUI laws. We worked well together to come up with the best solution for my case. The outcome was what I was hoping for and could not be more pleased.”

    - Former Client
    They kept me informed step by step.

    “I was extremely confident with the representation of the firm. Their rates are reasonable, their professional and they not only handled one state but two. They clearly knew the law and I would gladly use them again if I needed it.”

    - Former Client
    I always felt respected and part of the team.

    “I was very pleased with the expertise and professionalism with which Attorney Joe Bernard managed my case. It quickly became clear to me that he has the experience and respect of his peers necessary for effective litigation. I’ll always be grateful.”

    - Avvo User
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We Are One Step Ahead of the Game

  • Trained Breath Test Machine Operator

    Attorney Joseph D. Bernard is the only attorney in Massachusetts who has completed the breath test machine operator training conducted by the police.

  • Certified Field Sobriety Test Administers

    Our attorneys are certified administers of the field sobriety test by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

  • Former Assistant District Attorney

    We understand OUI cases from both sides of the fence and know exactly how to defend our clients.

  • Lawyers Who Provide a Scientific Defense

    We understand how important it is to take scientific factors into account when preparing an OUI/DUI defense.

Meet The Law Offices of Joseph D. Bernard P.C.

The Pinnacle of Drunk Driving Defense
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Recent Victories

We Know the Ins & Outs of DUI/OUI Cases & We Make the Experience Easier on You

  • JULY 2020 - COURT ADOPTED OUR RECOMMENDATION Probation Violation Resolved
  • JULY 2020 - GLOBAL RESOLUTION Motion to Vacate Allowed
  • JUNE 2020 - FIRST OFFENSE OUI DISMISSED Dissmissed
  • JUNE 2020 - OUI DISMISSED PURSUANT TO BRAVE ACT! Dissmissed
  • MARCH 2020 - FIRST OFFENSE OUI DISMISSED Dissmissed
  • FEBRUARY 2020 - FIRST OFFENSE OUI DISMISSED Dismissed
  • FEBRUARY 2020 - FIRST OFFENSE Brave Act
  • FEBRUARY 2020 - FOURTH OFFENSE NOT GUILTY AT TRIAL No Jail
  • FEBRUARY 2020 - THIRD OFFENSE DISMISSED 263/5A Violation
  • JANUARY 2020 - SECOND OFFENSE NOT GUILTY AT TRIAL Not Guilty
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Why Choose Us?

When you need experienced representation on your side, you can rely on my defense firm. As a former assistant district attorney, I understand how the prosecutors and judges think and operate. I am able to utilize this insight and experience for the full benefit of my clients. If you’re facing jail time, hefty fines, and skyrocketing insurance premiums, you can’t afford to settle for second best. To get the high caliber OUI defense you deserve, don’t hesitate to call 413-831-5579 at once—I am standing by to take your call.

    Did a Breathalyzer Test Affect Your Case Outcome?

    Attorney Bernard is the lead counsel in the new ruling by the Massachusetts District Court where certain breath-test devices can no longer be used as evidence. If you have been convicted of an OUI in Massachusetts since June 2011, please contact the Law Offices of Joseph D. Bernard to have your case re-evaluated.