Effective Legal Services forSpeeding & Traffic Tickets in Virginia
Contact the Professionals with the Experience to Handle Your Case
The dedicated professionals at The Lawrence Law Firm, PLC in Roanoke, VA, are the first ones to call after you are issued a speeding or traffic ticket. Traffic ticket penalties in Virginia vary by offense, but in all instances, the conviction will be posted to your driving record, demerit points will be added to your DMV record, and you may even have your license suspended. In some cases, a driver improvement clinic may be required for you to complete. These are just a few of the ramifications you may face after pleading guilty to, or paying, a traffic ticket. The best way to combat a speeding or traffic ticket is to hire professional legal counsel, so contact our office today!
Hire an Experienced Local Attorney for Traffic Violations
Local courts are usually the deciding factor in punishable offenses, so hiring a dedicated and experienced local defense attorney who is practiced in local law is essential for the best outcome possible. Call our office today if you have been charged with any of the following traffic violations:
Child restraint violations
Driving without valid insurance
Driving without a valid license
Driving without valid registration
Illegal vehicle modifications
Leaving the scene of an accident
Mechanical safety violations
Running a red light or stop sign
Seat belt violations
Speeding Penalties in Virginia
Speeding is classified as a misdemeanor in Virginia. Labeled as reckless driving, speeding can carry heavy fines and severe penalties, even if you live out of state. Demerit points will also remain on your driving record for two years, although convictions remain on your record for longer. Generally, speed laws state that drivers may not operate a vehicle at a speed greater than is reasonable under the existing conditions and hazards of the road. If you have been caught speeding in Southwest Virginia, your best option is to hire experienced and aggressive legal counsel.