Experienced Northampton County-Eastville VA Defense Attorneys
Riley & Wells Attorneys-At-Law is an established law firm that concentrates its Northampton County-Eastville VA law practice defending motorists charged with reckless driving, speeding & traffic law violations. Law enforcement in Northampton County is serious about enforcing the traffic laws in the County. The majority of cases filed in the General District Court are traffic law cases. Many of our clients are not from the area or are Out-of-State drivers. Let us review your case. We can help!
Northampton County-Eastville VA General District Court Trial Lawyers
Northampton County is located on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. The Town of Eastville is the county seat. Exmore is the largest town is Northampton. U.S. Route 13 runs through the middle of the County. The Northampton County Sheriff’s Office, State Police and other law enforcement agencies aggressively enforce Route 13 as well the rest of the County which includes Cape Charles, Belle Haven & Cheriton. Do not plead guilty to your case. In Virginia, a conviction is permanent and cannot be expunged.
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Successful Reckless Driving & Traffic Ticket Defense Attorneys
Virginia has strict reckless driving laws. Some of the most severe in the Country, according to WalletHub. Va. Code 46.2-862 states in part that a motorist can be convicted of misdemeanor reckless driving for driving 20 mph over the posted speed limit. The maximum speed limit in Northampton County is 55 miles an hour. Law enforcement agencies that patrol Northampton County issue thousands of traffic tickets every year for various traffic violations.
NOTE: The issuance of a summons or traffic ticket is NOT a conviction. Contact an experienced attorney before you plead guilty. Convictions cannot be expunged.
Northampton County VA Lawyers Defending U.S. Route 13 Cases
The Chesapeake Bay Bridge–Tunnel is part of U.S. Route 13 towards the Eastern Shore of Virginia. Route 13 is the main route in Northampton County and connects to most cities and towns. We routinely defend Route 13 traffic cases. This practice allows us to present the best defense. We believe that our clients benefit from this experience. Our attorneys are routinely recognized for superior legal ability and possess high ethical standards.
Exmore VA Police Department Traffic Ticket Defense Attorneys
The Town of Exmore is a small town on the Eastern Shore of Virginia in Northampton County that measures less than 3 square miles. But, this small town is big on enforcing the speed limit on U.S. Route 13. The speed limit on Route 13 drops to 45 mph in Exmore. Exmore Police will often monitor speed from the Holiday Inn parking lot on Route 13. The issuance of an Exmore VA speeding ticket does not automatically result in a conviction. Retain an attorney who specializes in defending speeding cases.
Traffic Law Attorney for Cape Charles VA Cases
The Town of Cape Charles is a small village located in Northampton County on Virginia’s Eastern Shore. The town is only a few square miles. The Cape Charles Police force is very small, with approximately five police officers. Do not let the size of this police force fool you. Cape Charles Police take traffic law enforcement very seriously. The most police presence can be found when exiting off of U.S. Route 13 and onto Stone Road/Randolph Avenue, where the speed limit changes from 55 mph down to 25 mph.
Specialized Training & Extensive Experience Make The Best Advocates
Our Virginia trial lawyers are members of some of the most prestigious legal organizations, such as the National College for DUI Defense and the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association. We believe membership and leadership with prominent trial lawyer organizations make us better advocates for our clients. It is in your best interests to consult a professional with specialized training if you need representation.
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