Petal, MS asked in DUI / DWI for Mississippi

Q: Do I need an attorney to file a petition in the circuit/county court having original jurisdiction of violation 63-11-23

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A: Anytime anyone asks, “Do I need an attorney?” The answer depends on your answer to the question: “Are you confident that you know how to do it yourself without an attorney?”

Legally, individuals are generally allowed to do for themselves as individuals most of the things an attorney could do for you. Similarly, individuals are generally allowed to rebuild their own car’s engine. But it is foolish to do either if you don’t know what you’re doing.

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