Reckless Driving Excess of 80 MPH charge reduced in Hopewell VA
Samantha Upton represented a client charged with Reckless Driving for speeding in excess of 80 MPH in Hopewell County, Va. The client was a full-time college student on scholarship and had no previous traffic infractions. Ms. Upton was able to waive the client’s appearance in court and convinced the judge to reduce the Reckless Driving charge to Defective Equipment. This is a no-points, non-moving violation. This allowed the client to avoid the 6-points and class 1 misdemeanor associated with a Reckless Driving charge. The client only needed to pay a small fine and court costs.
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.