Author: David M. Manilla

If you are facing a DUI / DAI arrest in Pennsylvania, you need help and you need it now!

If your DUI / DAI (Driving After Imbibing) case is pending in Pennsylvania, keep reading. If your DUI / DAI case is pending in another state visit our map to locate a drunk driving defense attorney in your state. provides you with comprehensive information about Pennsylvania drunk driving laws, Driving After Imbibing (DAI) laws, Pennsylvania Administrative License Suspension & Revocations, plus exclusive links to eminently qualified drunk driving defense attorneys in every state.

Get a FREE evaluation of your case by completing our CONFIDENTIAL online initial questionnaire. Upon receipt of your initial questionnaire, we will contact you personally within 24 hours (48 hours if over the weekend). Pennsylvania DUI / DAI Defense Lawyer, David Manilla and support staff stand ready to assist you in weathering the stressful days ahead as we investigate and challenge your pending DUI / DAI charges. We understand the serious nature of your situation and want to help you deal with the stressful and complex issues of a drunk driving arrest. Many DUI lawyers in Pennsylvania are not yet familiar with the new Driving After Imbibing (DAI) laws, however Mr. Manilla is more than capable in challenging these laws in a court of law.

WARNING! If you refused to take a breath, blood or urine test after being arrested for DUI in Pennsylvania, your license will be suspended for a period of not less than 1 year and 3 days mandatory incarceration. A person should take immediate action if the chemical test was refused. Contact Mr. Manilla within (24) hours of refusal date, for proper evaluation.

The arresting officer must forward Notice of Refusal (DL-26 Form), to inform Pennsylvania Department of Transportation of operator’s refusal. Once received, PennDOT forwards a license suspension order within (30) days from date of correspondence. Operator has this time parameter, (30 days from correspondence date), to appeal to civil proceeding.

Pennsylvania DUI / DAI Defense Lawyer David Manilla primarily practices in the following PA Counties: