Top Rated Fairfax County VA Traffic Lawyer • 1400+ Client Reviews

Fairfax County VA Traffic LawyersThere are three categories of traffic violations in Virginia: Felony offenses, misdemeanor offenses and traffic infractions. Virginia State Troopers, Fairfax Police Officers & other law enforcement officers strictly enforce these traffic laws. Do not expect to get a warning. Interstates 95, 495, 66 and other routes like the Fairfax Parkway and Dulles Greenway Toll Road are targeted by law enforcement for traffic violations. Out-of-state and out of area drivers also find themselves needing representation before Fairfax County VA courts for their traffic case.

CAUTION: Convictions for traffic violations can increase the automobile insurance premium by as much as 79% according to a study conducted by

Experienced Traffic Law Attorneys For Fairfax VA Cases

Best Law Firm 2024 Riley Wells Attorneys at Law - Traffic Ticket, Reckless Driving, Speeding, and Virginia Criminal Defense Lawyer Riley & Wells Attorneys-At-Law is an established law firm. Our lawyers specialize in defending traffic cases and possess over 60 years of combined experience. We represent clients before the Fairfax County General District Court. We have been recognized as a “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News & World Report. Our attorneys are experienced traffic law practitioners and are routinely recognized for legal excellence and high ethical standards. We will examine your case and determine the best way to defend it. Our goal is simple: secure the best possible result!

Top Rated Fairfax Virginia Traffic Lawyer Client Review

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Fantastic results from a Professional Team that answered every question promptly. Can't argue with great results! Highly recommended.

Penalties For Fairfax VA Traffic Violation Convictions

  • Incarceration
  • Maximum fine of $2,500
  • Loss of driving privileges

  • Moving violation demerit points
  • Increased automobile insurance premiums
  • Employment issues

Exceptional Traffic Court Representation Fairfax County VA

Exceptional Traffic Court Representation Fairfax County VAIn Virginia, every traffic case is set for trial before the Judge. The majority of traffic cases are filed in the General District Court. The defendant motorist must either retain an experienced Fairfax County VA traffic attorney for representation or the motorist must appear in traffic court to defend the case alone. Evidence and arguments are presented to the Judge. Do not plead guilty or pre-pay a traffic ticket without first consulting an attorney. In some instances, your traffic ticket may actually be a misdemeanor criminal offense. Let us review your case. We can help!

Riley & Wells Attorneys-At-Law Defend Fairfax VA Traffic Cases

  • Habitual offender
  • DUI
  • Eluding the police
  • Hit & Run
  • No valid driver’s license
  • No automobile insurance
  • Suspended driver’s license
  • Fail to yield emergency vehicle
  • License restoration
  • Reckless driving
  • Moving violations
  • Fail to move over
  • Out-of-state drivers
  • Speeding ticket
  • Accidents
  • Handheld cellphone use while driving

Failure to Move Over for a Stationary Vehicle is a Traffic Violation

Failure to Move Over for a Stationary Vehicle is a Traffic ViolationVirginia code 46.2-861.1 requires the driver of any motor vehicle to “move over” when passing a stationary vehicle under certain traffic conditions. A violation of this law can be considered reckless driving if the stationary vehicle is an emergency vehicle. This is a criminal misdemeanor in some cases. Ignorance of the law is not a defense. If you have been accused of violating this law then you need to consult an attorney before appearing in Fairfax County General District Court.

Fairfax County I-95 Reckless Driving NOT GUILTY

Fairfax County I-95 Reckless Driving NOT GUILTYInterstate 95 in Fairfax County is no one’s favorite road. Our traffic attorneys represented a client from Maryland accused of criminal misdemeanor reckless driving for driving too fast on I-95. A criminal conviction would have devastating consequences. We were able to convince the Judge to find our client NOT GUILTY. Unfortunately, the Court was unwilling to dismiss the entire case, but we convinced the Judge to reduce the matter to the lowest offense possible called defective equipment. This is a no points non moving violation.

Fairfax County VA Traffic Lawyer Client Review

I had an excellent experience with Riley & Wells. They helped reduce my reckless driving charge to a minor infraction where no points were added to my driving record. I would highly recommend them.

Contact us today for a free evaluation of YOUR case!

3/31/2022 | Updated 4/29/2023

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