Experienced Hopewell, Virginia Traffic Lawyer
If you’ve received a traffic ticket while driving in Hopewell, Virginia, contact our experienced Hopewell, VA traffic lawyer today for a FREE no obligation legal consultation. Excessive speeds and reckless driving in the state of Virginia can be seen as a criminal offense. Speeding tickets are a fairly common traffic violation; where extreme and excessive speeds can be viewed as reckless driving.
Our dedicated Hopewell traffic attorneys have successfully represented clients who have been charged with reckless driving or cited with various traffic violations. If you’re not utilizing the benefits of our experienced Hopewell traffic attorney, you may face severe consequences and penalties for your traffic violations.
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Speeding Ticket / Traffic Ticket / Reckless Driving in Hopewell, VA Out of State Drivers
If you’ve received a reckless driving speeding ticket in Hopewell, VA, please contact our law office right away so that we can help protect your legal rights. We have many years of experience representing out of state drivers that receive reckless driving tickets in Virginia and we will fight to get your speeding or traffic ticket reduced or even dismissed! Every traffic ticket case is different and we cannot guarantee an outcome, but we have successfully represented countless out of state drivers that have received speeding, reckless driving and other traffic tickets in Virginia.
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David was wonderful helping me fight a reckless driving charge I received while traveling in VA for work. He was understanding and made the whole process painless. ~November 14, 2016
Speeding Tickets in Hopewell, Virginia
Speeding in Virginia is defined by the following law; “An individual cannot drive so as to exceed a moderate speed under the circumstances and traffic conditions existing at the time, regardless of any posted speed limit.
VA § 46.2-861. In the state of Virginia, there is a law known as the “absolute” speed limit. It’s all straightforward: If the speed limit states 40 mph, and you drive 41 mph or over, you have broken the law. Simply put, you are guilty if you drive over the speed limit in Virginia. Virginia also utilizes the point system where if the driver collects 24 points within 24 months or 18 points within 12 months, their license is ruled to be suspended.
Reckless Driving in Hopewell, Virginia
What is reckless driving? Reckless driving in Hopewell, Virginia is operating a motor vehicle in a way that puts lives and/or property in jeopardy by; driving on the roadways at a speed of 20 miles per hour or more of the appropriate maximum speed limit or in excess of 80 miles per hour despite of the applicable maximum speed limit. Reckless driving in Hopewell, Virginia is a class 1 misdemeanor but can be seen as a felony in some cases. Reckless driving in Hopewell, Virginia is punishable by a fine up to $2,500, 12-months in jail and possible 6-month license suspension.
Hopewell, Virginia Traffic Tickets
Traffic violations in Hopewell, Virginia are considered to be a lesser offense and are usually classed as a 3-point demerit, but there are still severe violations that carry steep consequences. You can view more of Virginia’s traffic violations by visiting http://www.dmv.virginia.gov/webdoc/pdf/dmv115.pdf
Experienced Hopewell, VA Traffic Lawyers
Our Virginia traffic attorneys provide legal representation to clients who have been ticketed for traffic violations in Goochland County, Powhatan County, Prince George County, New Kent County, Hanover County, Richmond, Henrico County, Dinwiddie County and Chesterfield County, including the city of Hopewell, Colonial Heights, and Petersburg.
Hopewell, Virginia Traffic Court
100 East Broadway
Hopewell, VA 23860
Phone: (804) 541-2257
Fax: (804) 541-2364