Hiten Patel

Hiten H. Patel is the founder and managing attorney of HP Attorneys, PLLC, a North Mississippi law firm that practices criminal defense, business law, personal injury, collections, and other general civil litigation. Hiten has over ten years of experience in criminal and civil litigation, includi...

Charged with a DUI in North Mississippi?

Rely on on an experienced North Mississippi, DUI attorney to get you out of the bind you are in. You may think that it is unnecessary to hire a lawyer for a DUI/DWI charge, but it is one of the most important decisions you will make. It is important to make sure that you have someone on your sid…

How to Collect a Judgment against a Debtor

While you may have won in court, it can be difficult to collect the money that’s owed to you. This article provides some tips on how you can also get paid in Mississippi when you win your case. Demand Payment Sometimes the defendant is willing to just pay the money they owe rather than try and …

What to do when a Tenant has Defaulted

Landlords, like everyone else, are feeling the pressure as COVID-19 continues to cause devastation. Businesses and individuals alike are seeing fewer customers and less revenue. They’re also experiencing a decrease in income that’s limiting their ability to pay rent on time and may mean that land…

What should I do at a DUI Checkpoint?

Mississippi law states you have to adhere to a 0.08% limit BAC if convicted of DUI. The penalties are imposed by the court & Mississippi Department of Public Safety, and if you are found driving with a BAC of higher concentration, you are almost guaranteed to receive an alcohol-related citation T…

DUI Expungement in North Mississippi

Any person convicted of a first offense DUI under Miss. Code Ann. § 63-11-30(2) or (3), who was not the holder of a commercial driver’s license or commercial learning permit at the time of the offense, may petition the circuit court of the county of conviction for an order to expunge the record o…

Bonds on Criminal Charges

When people are released before trial, it’s either through a bond or through an agreement. The Mississippi Constitution, Section 29, dictates that these matters are decided by the courts. The use of the following considerations should be followed when deciding on bail in a case: The length o…

Misdemeanor Expungement in Mississippi

Misdemeanor Expungement of First Offense “Any person who has been convicted of a misdemeanor that is not a traffic violation, and who is a first offender, may petition the justice, county, circuit or municipal court in which the conviction was had for an order to expunge any such conviction from…

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