Attorneys from throughout the United States examined the effects of DUI on professional licenses at the 2016 Summer Session of the National College for DUI Defense, convening at Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
A surprising number of occupational credentials are affected by laws and regulations that deny professional and business licenses to persons with a conviction (or diversion) for DUI.
The list is extensive, and includes the following job titles: commercial driver, lawyer, pilot, medical professional, dentist, pharmacist, bail bond agent, accountant, SEC (Series 7, etc.), real estate broker, pharmaceutical sales, military, teacher, daycare provider, USCG captain, person with government security clearance, liquor licensee, bus driver, conductor, taxi driver, auto sales, foster care provider, and marijuana grower.
Cannabis and Cars
Cannabis and DUI
Dismissals, Pleas and Jury Trials
DUI Cases Not Limited to 'Drunk Driving'
Additional Charges Follow When a DUI Results in Death
Cannabis Levels and Driving
Suspension May Follow DUI
One DUI Arrest Changes Everything
You May Save Your License
Police Seek to Prove Impairment from Cannabis
Fines and Fees Follow Convictions
A Breath Test Is Not the Last Word
Marijuana and DUI
What If You Didn't Do Anything Wrong?
DUI Can Affect Jobs and Careers
DUI Attorneys Review Professional Licensing Rules
Felonies and Misdemeanors Carry Jail Terms
Do Not Enter a Guilty Plea at Your First Court Appearance
Mugshot Website Operators Busted
It's a Mistake to Plead Guilty at Your First Court Apearance
Home Detention Updated
It's Normal to Not Know What to Do
DUI Can Lead to Loss of License
DMV Implied Consent Suspension
DUI Conviction May Mean Jail
Drinking Boaters Drowning in a Deluge of Laws
More about Diversion
The Court Will Tell You to Take Yourself to Jail
Diversion Is Not Always the Best Choice
What to Do After a DUI Arrest
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