Nearly all drivers have found themselves pulled to the side of the road as law enforcement lights blaze red and blue behind their vehicles. Traffic violations are among the most common violations in the United States. While some are minor and can be handled easily by paying a small fine, others are much more serious and can carry severe consequences. Those consequences can affect many aspects of life, so it is important to do everything possible to remove or mitigate the violation.
Many times, people want to fight their violations, even the minor ones, but they aren’t sure how. The legal team at Tucker, Nong and Associates has an experienced traffic defense team who understands the complexities of traffic law in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC, and we may be able to help you protect your rights behind the wheel. Call our office in Virginia at 703.763.2420 or our Maryland office at 301.245.3929 today to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation.
Types of Traffic Cases We Handle in Maryland, Virginia, and DC
There are many different types of traffic violations, and the specific laws regarding each vary from state to state. A thorough understanding of the intricacies of each law is crucial to successfully fighting a violation. If you feel you’ve been treated unfairly on the road or you just want to dispute your charges, our experienced legal team may be able to help. The lawyers at Tucker, Nong and Associates can help clients fight charges related to:
- Traffic tickets
- Reckless driving
- Driving without a license
- Driving with a suspended or revoked license
Often, one traffic violation can lead to another. A law enforcement official may pull a person over for speeding and then discover he/she is driving on a suspended license. Multiple charges or repeat offenses can lead to more complicated cases and stronger repercussions. So, it is important to protect your rights every time you are facing any type of traffic violation.
If you aren’t sure if your traffic violation falls under one of these categories, or if you can even fight your violation at all, don’t hesitate to contact the attorneys at Tucker, Nong and Associates. Fill out our online contact form to have a member of our legal team contact you to discuss the details of your unique case.
Possible Consequences of Traffic Violations Cases
Though a great many people have received traffic tickets with little to no effect on the rest of their lives, traffic violations can carry severe and far-reaching consequences. The penalties vary slightly from state to state, but those found guilty of traffic charges could face:
- Loss of driving privileges
- Jail time
Additionally, those consequences can affect one’s personal life. In the most serious consequences, those found guilty must endure time away from loved ones. Financially, traffic violations can be devastating. In addition to court fines, a lack of transportation can inhibit one’s ability to work and earn income. In some cases, traffic charges can lead to lost employment and staggering increases in insurance costs.
How Our Experienced Traffic Defense Lawyers Can Help
Traffic laws exist to protect the safety and the personal rights of those on the road. Even if you have been charged with violating those laws, your rights are still important.
The legal team at Tucker, Nong and Associates is here to protect drivers from unfounded charges and from mistreatment by law enforcement officers. Our experienced lawyers will investigate each situation and help determine if the specific criteria for each violation have been met. We offer every client a thorough understanding of local law and discuss the best options to move forward and minimize the negative consequences of a traffic violation.
If you’ve been charged with a traffic violation, don’t wait to start protecting your rights. Fill out our online contact form for a prompt response from a member of our legal team. We’ll schedule a free, no-obligation consultation to help you understand your rights and legal options today.