Contesting Traffic Tickets in Chesterfield County

Chesterfield County police officers take traffic offenses very seriously. Their duties are to enforce the traffic laws of Virginia and issue citations for a wide variety of violations. They will stop and ticket motorists for driving under the influence (DUI), speeding, driving with a suspended license, evading law enforcement, and more. Why should you seek legal counsel for a traffic ticket? You may not realize it, but a traffic ticket can have significant consequences. The financial implications can be severe, your driving privileges could be at risk, and you could even go to jail!

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Consequences for Chesterfield County Traffic Convictions

Each traffic violation in Chesterfield County can be classified as a felony, misdemeanor, or infraction, depending on the circumstances. Possible penalties for traffic offenses include:

  • Fines up to $2,500
  • Suspension or revocation of your Virginia driver’s license
  • Moving violation “points” on your driver’s license
  • Increases in your auto insurance rates or denial of coverage
  • Community service
  • Jail time

There are many types of traffic violations in Virginia. You should seek advice from an experienced attorney if you have been charged with any of the following traffic violations:

  • Driving without a valid license
  • Driving on a revoked or suspended driver’s license
  • Driving without valid auto insurance
  • Moving violations
  • Evading the police
  • Leaving the scene of an accident (hit and run)
  • Reckless driving
  • Speeding

Experienced Traffic Ticket Defense Attorneys

Don’t try to navigate the system on your own! You could wind up suffering serious long-term consequences because of a traffic ticket. To avoid this, you need a lawyer who understands the local traffic laws and has the experience to help you. The attorneys at Leavitt & Martin will defend your rights, represent your interests, and help decrease both the stress of legal proceedings and your chances of incurring maximum points on your license, high fines, or other penalties.
We have years of experience contesting traffic violations in Chesterfield County and are familiar with the nuances of its traffic court. We will help you every step of the way!

We’re Proud of Our Success and Our Clients’ Satisfaction

We have helped clients resolve countless traffic violations, and they trust us with their continued business and referrals. Recently, we helped a previous client resolve a new traffic violation; on both occasions, we succeeded in avoiding fines, court costs, and driving record points.

Quality Representation

We charge reasonable rates and offer a free consultation. Our attorneys are transparent, honest, and approachable advocates who will fight for your rights and help you achieve the best possible outcome. If you have been charged with a traffic violation in Chesterfield County, call us directly at 804-873-4004 or contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation.

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Midlothian, VA 23114

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Emporia, Virginia 23847

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