Our Firm’s Victories

At The Woods Law Firm, we love success stories. We work overtime to make sure our clients get a favorable outcome on every case, which is why we believe it’s important to celebrate their victories! We will be updating this page regularly to share our recent wins and success stories, so please check back from time to time to see how we’re doing.

DUI

Client blew a .19, the prosecution failed to provide sufficient video evidence at trial. The Judge granted our motion to dismiss.

Result:  CASE DISMISSED.

CRIMINAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Client and his wife had a dispute over Thanksgiving, neither spouse had any injuries and did not want to prosecute. The prosecutors continued the case over the couples’ objections. The case went to trial for one day.

Result : CASE DISMISSED.

FEDERAL DRUG POSSESSION

Client was accused of drug possession and trafficking among other charges. His house, real estate and other property were taken by the United States Government. The case lasted two years and was resolved before trial and the client’s property was returned in a subsequent court action.

Result : LIMITED PROBATION AND A FINE.

ASSAULT AND BATTERY, HIGH AND AGGRAVATED NATURE

Client and another individual had a fight over an allegedly mutual girlfriend. The client was charged and appeared at court. At the pretrial, the case was successfully resolved as mutual combat based upon self defense.

Result: CASE DISMISSED.

DUI

Client was stopped at a roadblock. Client refused the field sobriety test. The alcohol level could not be proven upon written motion by counsel to suppress. Case resolved at pretrial.

Result: CASE DISMISSED.

AUTO ACCIDENT:

Client was involved in a 4 car wreck on a major interstate. The client was the second car was hit from the front and the back, sustaining major injuries. High settlement before trial.

Result: HIGH SETTLEMENT AWARD FOR THE CLIENT’S INJURIES, LOST WAGES, PAIN AND SUFFERING

TRUCK ACCIDENT:

Client was hit by a tractor-trailer truck on a major highway, sustaining major damages and life-threatning injuries. Case settled for the limits of the policy.

Result: CASE SETTLED FOR THE MAXIMUM LIMITS OF THE POLICY.

WORKERS’ COMPENSATION:

Client was hurt on the job and required substantial medical treatment. The client was also out of work for 29 weeks and suffered financial loss. The case was resolved after the compensation hearings and the client received a cash award.

Result: CASE SETTLED FOR A HIGH CASH AWARD.

BURGLARY-1ST DEGREE:

Client was charged with burglary for allegedly breaking in and entering a residence that was for sale. Client says that he knocked on the door because he was looking for someone’s home a had the wrong address. Nobody answers the door and the client left. Video surveillance shows that the client never entered the property and that the officers had profiled him. Motion to be suppress the evidence and motion to dismiss entered. Video evidence is not allowed and the trial proceeds forward. Not guilty verdict at trial.

Results: NOT GUILTY VERDICT AT TRIAL.

MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT:

Client injured in a motorcycle crash, temporarily in a coma. Client makes recovery and wins a full value settlement from the person who hits him.

Results: CASE WON FOR FULL SETTLEMENT VALUE.

 

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Mission and Values

Why We Are Different

We know that you have a choice when it comes to selecting the right lawyer for your case. However, many lawyers are generalists and practice many different types of law. There are well over 350 areas of law that a lawyer can practice in but we focus on only (2) two. The lawyers at The Woods Law Firm exclusively practice in the legal areas of criminal defense and personal injury, it’s all we do. We routinely handle cases large and small, often handling complex civil litigation cases. Our vision statement, mission statement and core values explain who we are, what we believe in and why we are the right choice for you and your family.

Core Values


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Outstanding, Concierge-Level Client Service

Responsive, Professional, Trustworthy and Accessible Attorneys and Staff

Getting to know our clients’ personally by name, not by a number

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