People mistakenly think traffic offenses are no big deal, but they can have serious consequences that are often overlooked. The collateral impact of a traffic conviction be substantial, impacting employment, insurances rates, among other things. A DUI conviction can result in jail time, hefty fines, probation, loss of license, or mandatory substance abuse counseling. Even speeding can result in the DMV assigning negative points. For those who hold a CDL, the consequences of a traffic conviction could impact one's ability to retain that license.
David Martin has represented individuals charged with a variety of traffic offenses during his 18 years of practicing law. He has experience handling everything from DUI/DWI and allegations of reckless driving to simple accident and speeding tickets.
For many traffic cases in Virginia, an attorney can appear on behalf of the client. It is important that you have an experienced attorney review the charge and give you advice on what steps you can take to help yourself in the process.
David Martin offers free consultations for traffic offenses.