Experienced Reckless Driving Defense Attorneys Marion VA • 1400+ Reviews
Virginia has strict reckless driving laws. Reckless driving is a criminal misdemeanor. The most enforced reckless driving provision in Marion VA is the excessive speed provision pursuant to Va. Code 46.2-862. This law criminalizes driving faster than 86 mph or 20 mph or more over the posted limit. Marion police and State Troopers aggressively patrol I-81, Route 11, and other highways around Marion, VA. Deputy Sheriffs patrol the county, including Chilhowie & Saltville. We can successfully defend you. Let us review your case.
Marion VA Reckless Driving Lawyer
Riley & Wells Attorneys-At-Law is an established Marion VA law firm. Our lawyers defend reckless driving allegations in the General District Court. Our attorneys have over 60 years of collective reckless driving law experience. We are a “Best Law Firm” according to U.S. News & World Report. Our attorneys are routinely recognized by various legal organizations for superior legal ability and high ethical standards. We believe that clients benefit from lawyers who specialize.
CAUTION: A Marion VA reckless driving conviction will on average, increase the automobile insurance premium by 73% or $1,046 EACH YEAR, according to Insurance.com
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Experience Matters – Retain a Recognized Marion Professional
Our attorneys are dedicated reckless driving defense lawyers. We are leaders in this practice area with a deep bench of experience, from lecturing other attorneys about the status of the law at Virginia Trial Lawyers Association conventions to being a former Virginia State Trooper. You can benefit from our experience. An experienced Marion VA Reckless Driving Attorney can present your best defense before the Marion General District Court. We know how to protect our clients best.
Penalties for VA Reckless Driving Convictions
- Maximum 12 months in jail
- Maximum $2,500 fine
- Loss of driving privileges
- Moving violation demerit points
- Increased automobile insurance rates
- Community service
- Driver improvement programs
- Possible employment problems
Route 11 Reckless Driving DISMISSED
Route 11 through Marion VA is aggressively enforced by law enforcement. Many motorists find themselves charged with reckless driving while driving through Marion. Our attorneys defended a client accused of reckless driving for excessive speed. In this case, we developed arguments to the admissibility of the RADAR evidence. The RADAR used in this particular case was not tested for accuracy with properly calibrated tuning forks, which is required by Va. Code 46.2-882.
NOT GUILTY Verdict in Marion VA Reckless Driving Case
Virginia has several reckless driving laws. Driving faster than 85 mph or 20 mph or more above the posted speed limit is a violation of Va. Code 46.2-862. Our Marion VA attorneys routinely represent clients accused of reckless driving. The thought of a criminal misdemeanor conviction for driving is startling to many clients. Our lawyers have extensive experience defending reckless driving cases. We will present the best defense. Our lawyers have the ability to persuade the court to enter a not guilty verdict.
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7/23/2021 | Updated 4/30/2023