Virginia Speeding Ticket Defense Lawyer

the motorist receives a yellow copy of the speeding ticket with the original top copy going to the court

Virginia Uniform Summons

Virginia ranks as one of the toughest states on speeders. A Virginia Speeding Ticket is probably the most common type of traffic violation in Virginia. Consult a lawyer before you attempt to plead guilty. NOTE: Receiving a Speeding Ticket is NOT a conviction. A conviction can negatively affect you in many ways. Excessive fines. Assessment of moving violation demerit points to your driving record. Loss of driving privileges depending on speed and prior convictions. Increased insurance premiums. We can protect your interests. Let us review your case!

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Effective VA Speeding Ticket Attorneys

A Best Law Firm for Virginia Criminal Law and Traffic Defense Riley & Wells Attorneys-At-Law is an established Virginia law firm that defends clients accused of speeding. Our Virginia Speeding Ticket Attorneys possess over 60 years of collective experience of successfully representing clients. We can 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 could obtain.

CAUTION: A speeding ticket conviction will on average, increase the automobile insurance premium by 20%-30% EACH YEAR, according to a study conducted by

Successful Virginia Speeding Ticket Defense Attorney Client Reviews

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Vernida Bee
I used this law firm for a speeding ticket and I'd highly recommend them! They are extremely professional with phone etiquette that's seldomly found in business now days. I was pleased with the out come.

Virginia Interstate Speeding Ticket Traffic Court Defense Lawyers

Virginia Interstate Speeding Ticket Traffic Court DefenseVirginia interstates are heavily traveled. And as a result, they get the attention of Virginia State Troopers and County Deputy Sheriffs. Driving too fast for too long on a Virginia interstate will likely get noticed by law enforcement. Do NOT plead guilty without consulting an attorney specializing in traffic law defense. Our attorneys have extensive experience defending this type of case. We defend speeding cases before the Virginia courts every week. We know how to defend your case best.

Virginia Reckless Driving Speeding Attorneys

driving at a speed in excess of 80 miles per hour is a violation of the reckless driving speeding law in virginiaVirginia’s most serious type of speeding case is the Reckless Driving Speeding Ticket pursuant to Va. Code 46.2-862. Reckless driving in Virginia is a criminal misdemeanor violation. A driver is guilty of reckless driving for traveling at 20 miles per hour or more above the speed limit OR over 85 miles per hour regardless of the speed limit. There are many places on Virginia interstates where the speed limit is 70 miles per hour. Thus, driving 16 mph over the 70 mph speed limit can trigger this harsh law.

Riley & Wells Attorneys-At-Law Defend Virginia Speeding Cases

  • 46.2-862 Reckless Driving-Speeding
  • 46.2-870 Speeding
  • 46.2-871 School Buses
  • 46.2-872 Special Permits
  • 46.2-873 School Zones
  • 46.2-874 Business or Residential District
  • 46.2-873.2 Rural Rustic Roads
  • 46.2-877 Impeding the Flow of Traffic
  • 46.2-878 Change Speed Limits
  • 46.2-878.1 Highway Work Zone
  • 46.2-878.2 Certain Residential Districts
  • 46.2-947 Highway Safety Corridor

Experienced Traffic Court Representation

a virginia state trooper issues a speeding ticket to a fast driving motorist for reckless driving speedingSome people don’t think they need a Virginia Speeding Ticket Lawyer to assist them with their speeding ticket. This may be true is some cases. Most folks representing themselves are not capable of properly defending a case before the Courts. There are various procedural and substantive issues to every speeding case. Our attorneys know how target the proper issue on how to likely win the case depending on the facts. We have successfully defended thousands of clients and can help you.

Virginia Speeding Ticket Cases by RADAR and LIDAR

police officers in virginia will use laser or LIDAR to capture speed evidence Virginia State Troopers, Deputy Sheriffs and Police Officers use various speed detection devices to gather evidence in speeding cases. Our Virginia Speeding Ticket Lawyers have a clear understanding of how RADAR, LIDAR and the pace method work. Increase your chances of successfully dealing with your Virginia speeding ticket by contacting us today for a free initial consultation. We know the best strategies to use at trial to protect our clients.

Virginia Speeding Ticket Lawyer Client Review

Do not speed in Virginia 5.0 stars Posted by Patrick on Oct 31 Hired attorney Being unfamiliar with how much lawyers usually cost for these types of cases I would say it was fair. Reckless Driving charge in Virginia bumped down to defective equipment is ok with me. The initial call to Cody was all I needed to tell me he was the guy for me, He laid out what he expected to happen for my case and laid to rest any misconceptions I had. Now I hear this outcome is a common one for courts in VA whether there is a lawyer involved or not but since I live and work out of town it would have been hard to make it to court for my case and who knows how long that day would have been in court. Cody and his office were quick to get me answers and prompt to inform me of the decision in my case

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11/10/2015 | Updated 4/19/2023