Stephanie Griffith Beard has a wide variety of experience as a general law practice and family lawyer, including, but not limited to:
Every year, Stephanie attends and studies well over the minimum required hours of continuing legal education, in order to provide the most current and accurate representation that she can for her clients.
When working for you, she believes that taking the time to research your situation completely will bring about the most effective representation possible, so that you may get the desired outcome from your legal matter.
In cases in which Stephanie cannot meet your needs, she will be happy to refer you to another attorney or other professional for assistance. She is here to try and help you succeed, so, if you have a need, please inquire. Services are not limited to the Covington area!
STEPHANIE BEARD IS THAT LAWYER.
Stephanie is a well-trained DWI defense attorney, having taken several of the courses that police officers take to learn how to detect alcohol and drug impaired drivers. In fact, she is a trained field sobriety testing instructor for other defense attorneys.
Facing criminal charges for DWI or DUI can be a frightening process. A conviction for DWI or DUI can have serious implications for your job, or even for keeping your drivers' license. Can you afford to hire an inexperienced lawyer?
It is to your advantage to hire a knowledgeable attorney soon after your arrest, in order to ensure that your constitutional rights are being protected. If you are facing DWI or DWI-drug (DUI) charges in southeast Louisiana, call Stephanie today!
Stephanie Beard is a Standardized Field Sobriety Testing practitioner. She can recognize both properly and improperly performed SFSTs, to better defend your DWI case.
Stephanie has completed a 24-hour overview course so that she is fully aware of what the Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) is being taught and trained to look for in detecting impaired drivers, and making an arrest for DUI.
Officers take this course to learn how to detect whether a driver is under the influence of a drug during a traffic stop and how to establish probable cause for a DWI drug (DUI) arrest.
Stephanie Beard's training used the NHTSA curriculum. Contact Stephanie today to schedule your law firm's in-house or offsite training. (Live alcohol workshops available.)
As an attorney, Stephanie is ethically obligated to advise you to hire a lawyer to handle any legal matter that you may encounter. The bottom line with this office is to strive to serve your needs professionally and competently, and in your best interests. If necessary, you will be referred to another legal professional or other resource who can better serve your specific needs. All consultations are completely confidential, so you should feel free to speak openly and honestly, in order that you may be advised as well as possible.