Traffic charges might seem minor, but they can potentially be very serious. Even speeding tickets can add up and result in the suspension of your driver’s license and significant fines. Working with an experienced traffic law attorney in Rockville, MD is the only way to ensure that you are represented in court during your traffic case. Wendy Satin Law, represents clients in the local, Maryland court systems on a variety of traffic issues.
Most driving offenses can result in the accumulation of points on ones Driver’s License, and some can even result in a jail sentence.
Many of these Traffic charges can have disastrous consequences.
If you are charged with Driving While Suspended, for example, you could spend up to a year in jail. You can also end up with 12 points on your Driver’s License.
Having a permanent Criminal record – for an incarcerable Traffic infraction – can prevent you from being able to rent an apartment, get a job, obtain a security clearance and/or get a loan, among other consequences.
We are familiar with all kinds of Traffic offenses – Violations such as speeding, or failure to yield, Driving While Suspended, Driving While Revoked, Driving without a license, Driving While Intoxicated, Driving Under The Influence, Reckless Driving, Vehicular Manslaughter and many more.
It is not unusual for people make the mistake of believing that they can handle their Traffic infraction on their own. However, Traffic cases are complicated. Most involve appearing for Administrative Hearing, before an Administrative Law Judge, at the Motor Vehicle Administration.
What many people do not realize, until they have lost their Drivers License, is that a Drivers License is a privilege, not a right. It is wise to be represented.