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Fairfax Reckless Driving Lawyer
Reckless driving is a Virginia criminal misdemeanor that results from a traffic violation considered so serious that it jeopardizes the safety of yourself or others. If you have been charged with reckless driving in Reston, Fairfax, or surrounding areas, contact Karin Riley Porter Attorney at Law to speak with a Fairfax reckless driving attorney. An experienced Fairfax reckless driving lawyer will evaluate your case and fight to protect your rights and maintain your driving privileges. Your Fairfax reckless driving case will most likely be held at the Fairfax County General District Court, located at 4110 Chain Bridge Road in Fairfax Virginia. A qualified lawyer has experience defending charges stemming from a variety of traffic violations, including:
- Speeding in excess of 20 mph
- Failing to yield to an emergency vehicle
- Failing to properly signal
- Passing a vehicle on a curve
When your freedom is on the line, you want to have confidence in your choice of attorney. You want someone who will work tirelessly on your case and give it the attention it deserves. While reckless driving charges are somewhat common, this doesn’t lessen the impact they can have on your life. Under Virginia law, reckless driving is considered a Class 1 Misdemeanor offense. See § 46.2-868(A). This means you could serve up to one year in jail, pay $2,500 in fines, and lose your license for 6 months. Whether through negotiating a favorable plea agreement or motioning the court to dismiss all charges, the legal team with Karin Riley Porter Attorney at Law will be there to help you.
Fairfax Traffic Lawyer
Traffic offenses are committed daily in Fairfax County. While most people will never need the assistance of a traffic attorney, there are certain situations in which a attorney can help you protect your rights and maintain your driving privileges. Whether you need to fight a Fairfax speeding ticket because you can't afford more points against your license or you have been charged with a serious traffic violation and are facing heavy fines, driving restrictions, or jail time, Karin Riley Porter Attorney at Law has experienced traffic lawyers to assist you.
Our traffic attorneys represent individuals accused of driving with a suspended license, driving with a revoked license, and reckless driving.
If you have been charged with a traffic violation in Fairfax, Reston, or elsewhere in Fairfax County, you may think you have no choice but to plead guilty. However, serious traffic offenses in Virginia can hold severe penalties that can impact your future. Before you plead, contact a Fairfax Traffic Lawyer for a consultation. Call (703) 278-2800 to speak with a Fairfax reckless driving attorney about your legal options. Our Fairfax reckless driving attorney has an office in Fairfax located at 4015 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 37.
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