Most people don’t realize that a simple traffic ticket can ruin your life and is punishable by fifteen days in jail. Some traffic tickets can also be misdemeanors or even felony charges (Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 2nd or 3rd degree and Driving while Registration Suspended or Revoked).
How We Can Help You
Traffic tickets carry heavy fines, serious license and CDL ramifications, and a possible criminal record that stays with you for life. Our knowledgeable attorneys can help you:
Avoid A Bad Driving Record By Reducing Or Eliminating Points
Avoid costly increases in your insurance rates or being dropped by your carrier
Avoid costly court fees and fines and license suspensions
Avoid a conviction that leads to a criminal record for life
Avoid spending long hours in court and repeated court appearances
Commonly issued traffic tickets: Speeding *Failure to Stop at a Stop Sign *Running a Red Light *Failed to Signal *Improper Turn *Following Too Closely *No Seat Belt *Cell Phone *Driving out of Class *Uninsured or Expired Insurance *Failure to yield *Suspended Registration *Suspended License (Aggravated Unlicensed Operator). Do not worry if your ticket is not listed. Call us at 315-701-2939 or CONTACT US ONLINE we will help you.
What Is the Process for Handling Traffic Tickets?
Most people want to know what will happen once you retain our attorneys to handle your traffic matter. In the vast majority of cases handled without a trial the process is:
We will contact the court on your behalf and get your paperwork.
We will negotiate with the District Attorney’s Office to get a favorable result for you.
We will work with you to finish the case and take care of the paperwork needed to do so.
If your case needs a trial, our experienced trial attorneys will help you achieve the best result possible.
Frequently Asked Questions About Traffic Law
Why should I retain a lawyer? Traffic charges are a serious matter and can severely affect your life, family, and ability to work. Our experienced attorneys will work to protect your rights and guide you through the traffic court process. Obtaining our services will ensure that you understand your charges and quickly get the best possible outcome for you.
Will I need to take a Defensive Driving Course? The majority of traffic matters can be resolved WITHOUT the need to take a defensive driving class. In the rare instance that such a class is necessary, you may receive a 10% discount on your insurance rates for three years and be eligible to have up to four points removed from any points you have on your license.
What points are assessed to my license for various offenses? 1-10 mph over the limit – 3 points, 11-20 mph over the limit – 4 points, 21-30 mph over the limit – 6 points, 31-40 mph over the limit – 8 points, Failure to stop for a red light – 3 points, Failure to obey traffic control device – 2 points, and Driving while on a cell phone – 2 points.
At Weisberg & Zukher your case will receive personal attention from experienced and knowledgeable attorneys who will listen to your side of the story and work with you to obtain the best possible result in your traffic case. Our criminal defense attorneys will work hard to obtain evidence, interview witnesses, and file documents that will protect your legal rights and put you in the best position possible to obtain a reduction of your charges, keep you out of jail, and avoid a criminal record. Our defense attorneys appear in court every day and know the judges and prosecutors who are involved in your case.
Because “Your Life is Our Business,” our commitment to you is to provide unmatched quality of personal attention and representation at an affordable price. Because every case is different, we will work with you to charge a reasonable fee based on the facts and legal work required in your case. Call us 315-701-2939 or CONTACT US ONLINE and we will be with you every step of the way. Browse our website to learn more about our DWI, Family Law, Adoption Law and Personal Injury legal services.
Legal Disclaimer: Most legal issues are complicated and require the expertise of a lawyer to negotiate successfully. This site and any information contained herein are intended for informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice. We advise all readers to seek competent counsel for comprehensive and detailed advice on any legal matter.
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