Clearwater DUI Lawyer
We understand being arrested for a DUI can be frightening and overwhelming. The penalties are incredibly harsh with a wide range of consequences. You need a skilled DUI lawyer on your side. Our goal is to use our vast experience and knowledge to achieve exceptional results to prevent you from losing your freedom, as well as, your license to drive.
Contact your Clearwater DUI lawyer, William E. Gottfried today!

If you are charged with a DUI, you need a DUI lawyer who not only knows the law, but one who taught it to prosecutors.

William E. Gottfried is your Clearwater and Tampa DUI lawyer. He has extensive DUI experience. He served as a DUI instructor at the University of Florida; Florida Prosecuting Attorney's Association DUI  and Advanced DUI School for Prosecutors. He was chosen to teach DUI Trial School to the prosecutors. He also served as Lead Trial Attorney for 2 State Attorney divisions emphasizing DUI crimes. He has the knowledge, experience and skills to successfully fight for you. Some of the cases we have successfully handled include:

  • First time DUI
  • Multiple DUI charges
  • Felony DUI
  • DUI involving serious bodily injury
  • DUI manslaughter

While DUI is one of the most common criminal offenses, nevertheless if it is not handled properly, it can have devastating consequences. That is why you need a lawyer with dedication, tenacity and ability to aggressively fight for you.

As a Clearwater DUI attorney with extensive experience successfully handling hundreds of DUI cases, I understand the law and the strategies you need. Some of the many factors we meticulously examine to seek a dismissal or reduction include:

  • The legality of the stop (did the police have probable cause to stop you?)
  • Was proper police procedures followed?
  • Was the field sobriety test administered properly or can the results be thrown out?
  • Did you take a breath test or refuse?
  • Was the breathalyzer properly maintained and calibrated?
  • Was there a video of your driving?
  • Was there a video of the field sobriety test?
William E. Gottfried P.A.
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Contact William E. Gottfried your Clearwater DUI lawyer.
He is recognized for his skill in the courtroom, as well as, his ability
to negotiate with the prosecutors.


William E. Gottfried has over 25 years experience handling all types of DUI cases. This experience includes investigating, prosecuting, defending, as well as, teaching DUI and Advanced DUI school to prosecutors. William E. Gottfried is your Tampa DUI lawyer. He possesses an invaluable understanding of how the criminal justice system works. This experience comes from appearing in the courtroom and meeting with the prosecutor day after day. He is well known for his ethical and tenatious representation.

Let us minimize the negative impact this arrest can have on your life. Whether that entails getting the charges dismissed or reduced, negotiating a favorable outcome or taking your case to trial, you can be confident William E. Gottfried will do everything to secure the best results.
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William E. Gottried P.A.  ~   1435 Gulf to Bay Boulevard,  Suite C
Clearwater, FL 33755

(727) 462-5592
William E. Gottfried P.A. ~ 1435 Gulf to Bay Boulevard, Suite C
Clearwater, FL 33755
(727) 462-5592

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