Speeding Ticket Attorney Caroline County VA
The Speed Limit in Caroline County Virginia is strictly enforced by Virginia State Troopers and Caroline Deputy Sheriffs. The County itself is rural and small, but its close proximity to Washington DC and being along the Interstate 95 corridor has created a significant amount of traffic that passes through this county everyday. Some people don’t think they need a Caroline VA Speeding Ticket Attorney to assist them with their speeding ticket, which may be true in some instances. However, an experienced lawyer will increase your chances of successfully resolving your Caroline County VA speeding ticket. Our attorneys will carefully examine and analyze your case and use proven strategies to obtain the best possible outcome. We will ensure that your rights are protected, that you are not intimidated in the courtroom and that you increase your chances of securing a better result than you would be able to obtain for yourself, with fewer points, a lower fine and less hassle.
A Caroline County VA Speeding Ticket is probably the most common type of traffic violation issued by law enforcement in Caroline County VA and a conviction can negatively affect you in many ways as follows:
- Excessive fines and court costs
- Increased automobile insurance premiums
- Assessment of DMV demerit points (3, 4 or 6 points) depending on speed
- Suspension of driving privileges depending on speed and prior convictions
Speeding Ticket Attorney Caroline County VA Client Reviews
Speeding Ticket Defense Attorneys Caroline County VA
Riley & Wells Attorneys-At-Law is a local law firm that has accumulated over 40 years of combined speeding ticket defense & traffic law experience that has been recognized by the legal community for excellence in legal ability and ethical standards. We are the Caroline County VA Speeding Ticket Lawyers that clients who are serious about protecting their best interests want to represent them. In many instances, we can successfully represent our clients without them having to return to Caroline County for their trial date. We offer free consultations. Never pay a traffic ticket without first consulting an attorney for advice.
Caroline County VA Reckless Driving Speeding Ticket Attorneys
The most serious type of speeding ticket in Caroline County is the reckless driving speeding ticket. Virginia law states that a person shall be guilty of reckless driving for driving a motor vehicle at a speed of 20 miles per hour or more above the speed limit OR in excess of 80 miles per hour regardless of the speed limit pursuant to Va. Code 46.2-862. It can be hard to believe, especially for licensed driver’s from other states, but you can be convicted of misdemeanor reckless driving for a speeding ticket alleging 81 miles per hour in a 70 mph speed zone in Caroline VA. As a matter of fact, this law is perhaps the most frequently enforced reckless driving provision and is frequently enforced by Virginia State Troopers & Caroline County Deputy Sheriffs patrolling Interstate & Routes 95, 301, 207, as well as throughout Caroline County. We defend this type of speeding ticket in the Caroline VA courts every week and know how to best protect our clients. The facts of each case can vary, but we have the knowledge and expertise to select the best defenses and arguments for your particular circumstances.
A Caroline County Speeding Ticket may be charged as follows:
- 46.2-862 Reckless Driving-Speeding
- 46.2-870 Speeding
- 46.2-871 Maximum Speed Limit for School Buses
- 46.2-872 Maximum Speed Limits for Vehicles Under Special Permits
- 46.2-873 Speeding in a School Zone or at a School Crossing
- 46.2-873.1 Maximum Speed Limit on No surface Treated Highways
- 46.2-873.2 Maximum Speed Limit on Rural Rustic Roads
- 46.2-874 Speeding in a Business or Residential District
- 46.2-875 Maximum Speed Limit on Certain Other Highways
- 46.2-877 Minimum Speed Limits (Impeding the Flow of Traffic)
- 46.2-878 Authority to Change Speed Limits
- 46.2-878.1 Speeding in a Highway Work Zone
- 46.2-878.2 Maximum Speed Limits in Certain Residential Districts
- 46.2-881 Speeding on Bridges, Tunnels, and Interstates
- 46.2-947 Speeding Within Highway Safety Corridor
Effective Speeding Ticket Representation in Caroline VA
The Virginia State Troopers & Caroline Deputy Sheriffs who issue speeding tickets in Caroline County usually calculate your speed accurately and can often prove their case at trial. Accordingly, we often find it in the best interests of our clients to use proven techniques to achieve our clients the best possible result. However, that is not always possible, due to either allegation of extremely high speeds, cases involving poor driving records, or other various incidents that may block such a resolution. In those situations, you will need an accomplished Caroline VA Speeding Ticket Lawyer to fight your speeding ticket and challenge the evidence against you. We have a clear understanding of Virginia speeding laws, traffic court procedures, procedural and technical defenses, and law enforcement methods of detecting speed such as RADAR, LIDAR, VASCAR, Aerial Speed Measurement, and use of a police vehicle with a calibrated speedometer.
Let us review YOUR case. We can help!
By Mitch Wells 11/10/2015 | Updated 3/16/2018