Virginia Accident Cases Are More Serious Than Regular Charges
Accident cases are inherently more serious, and judges treat them that way. The danger to life, limb, and property is more tangible in any accident case. Petersburg, VA accidents in traffic court can be charged as reckless driving or a traffic infraction such as following too closely, or failure to yield.
If you find yourself charged with reckless driving or failure to yield based on an accident, know that you might be able to get the charge dismissed. The cases can involve the following consequences:
- increased insurance rates
- points against your license
- fines and court costs
- employment consequences
- license suspension
- jail in more serious cases
We Can Often Help Get Petersburg, VA Traffic Accidents Dismissed
Recent Petersburg, Virginia Following Too Closely Accident Dismissed
Recently I went to court for someone. The prosecutors had a strong case because my client admitted guilt. So there was no legal defense to the charge because of my client’s admission. However, I was able to get the charge dismissed in court.
Every case is unique and past results do not predict the future. It is VERY important to have a good reputation with the court, the judges, the prosecutors, and law enforcement. On this case, I was able to find a creative way to get the case completely dismissed.
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At Leavitt & Martin, we have over 18 years of combined legal experience and we have successfully represented over 5000 clients in general district court. We take a personalized approach to each case, to get the best results. Our clients hire us to get the best outcome possible, and that is what we consistently do.
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