High Speed Charge Reduced in Hopewell driving 92 mph in a 70 mph zone
Samantha Upton represented a client who was charged with driving 92 mph in a 70 mph zone in Hopewell Va. The client was a full-time student at a public university in South Carolina, and would have difficulty making her court date due to class.
Ms. Upton was able to appear on the trial date, and have the client’s appearance waived. After advising the client to complete community service hours and a driver’s improvement course, Ms. Upton was able to have the charged reduced to an Improper Driving charge. This is a 3-point moving violation. The client was able to avoid the 6-points and class 1 misdemeanor associated with a conviction for Reckless Driving.
If you have been charged with Reckless Driving in Hopewell Virginia, it is important that you contact an attorney that understands Virginia’s traffic laws and can guide you accordingly. John Weiland, Samantha Upton, and Nick Wright of Weiland Upton, Attorneys at Law focus their practice on defending clients charged with serious traffic offenses, such as Reckless Driving and DUI, and are ready to help you win your case.