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Virginia law classifies traffic violations into 3 categories of offenses. Felony, misdemeanor and minor traffic infraction violations. Virginia State Troopers, Montgomery Deputy Sheriffs & local police officers strictly enforce these traffic laws. Do not expect to get a warning. Interstate 81 and Routes 11 & 460 in Montgomery County are the primary highways targeted by law enforcement for traffic violations. Out-of-state drivers frequently find themselves needing representation in Montgomery County VA for their traffic case. In many cases, we can successfully defend these cases without our client having to return on the trial date.
CAUTION: Convictions for traffic violations can increase the automobile insurance premium by as much as 79% according to a study conducted by Insurance.com
Best Traffic Law Defense Attorneys For Montgomery VA Cases
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 Montgomery County General District Court. Our lawyers are experience 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 your case. Our goal is simple: secure the best possible result!
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Penalties For Montgomery VA Traffic Violation Convictions
- Maximum fine of $2,500
- Loss of driving privileges
- Moving violation demerit points
- Increased automobile insurance premiums
- Employment issues
Exceptional Traffic Court Representation Montgomery County VA
In Virginia, every traffic case goes before the Judge on the trial date. The defendant motorist must either retain a Montgomery 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 Montgomery VA Traffic Cases
- Habitual offender
- 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
- Handheld cellphone use while driving
Failure to Move Over for a Stationary Vehicle is a Traffic Violation
Virginia 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, which is a criminal misdemeanor in some cases. If you have been accused of violating this law then you need to consult a Montgomery County VA traffic lawyer before appearing in the General District Court.
Montgomery County I-81 Reckless Driving REDUCED to No Points
Our Montgomery County VA traffic lawyer defended a motorist from Tennessee accused of criminal misdemeanor reckless driving for driving too fast on Interstate 81. A criminal conviction would have drastic consequences. We were able to convince the Court to find our client NOT GUILTY. Unfortunately, the Judge was unwilling to dismiss the entire case. However, we convinced the Judge to reduce the matter to the lowest offense possible called defective equipment. This is a no points non moving violation.
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8/12/2021 | Updated 4/30/2023