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Reckless Driving 96 M.P.H. Reduced To A Minor Traffic Infraction From Hanover Va

Reckless Driving 96 M.P.H. Reduced To A Minor Traffic Infraction From Hanover Va

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

John Weiland of Weiland Upton, Attorneys at Law, recently represented a client charged with Reckless Driving for driving 96 MPH in a posted 70 MPH zone in Hanover County Virginia. This client worked hard as a manager of a local business and needed his license to support his family and continue his employment. Mr. Weiland was able to convince the judge, not only for his client to keep his license, but for the matter to be reduced from a misdemeanor to a minor traffic infraction with only a $300 fine.

If you have been charged with Reckless Driving in Virginia, it is important that you contact an attorney that understands Virginia’s traffic laws and can guide you accordingly. John Weiland and Samantha Upton 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.

Virginia Driver 3 Speed Charges in 3 Different Courts in Same Week

Virginia Driver 3 Speed Charges in 3 Different Courts in same week

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

 

 3  Cases in one week for Driver in Traffic courts in Greensville County Va, Sussex County Va  and Brunswick County Va.

Just this week, Samantha Upton represented a Virginia driver with three separate speed related charges pending in three separate courts. The client was facing an addition of 13 points accumulating on her record in one week’s time. Besides the insurance increase she was facing, she was also facing trouble with the DMV.

Ms. Upton was able to have one of her charges reduced to a non-moving, no-points violation and the other two charges reduced to three-point violations. These results brought her total point accumulation from 13 down to 6.

If you or someone you know has been charged with Reckless Driving in Virginia, contact the law office of Weiland Upton at 804-355-8037

Chesterfield County Va 86 MPH Reckless Driving Charge Reduced

Chesterfield County Va 86 MPH Reckless Driving Charge Reduced

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

Samantha Upton represented a gentleman charged with Reckless Driving in Chesterfield County for doing 86 mph in a 55 zone. When drivers are charged with doing 30 or more miles for per hour over the speed limit, these can be difficult to have reduced and oftentimes a jail sentence or license suspension is on the table.

Ms. Upton was able to convince the Judge to allow her client to complete a driver improvement course and have his charge reduced to a simple speeding ticket.

If you or someone you know has been charged with Reckless Driving in Chesterfield County VA, contact the law office of Weiland Upton at 804-355-8037

Greensville County Va Reckless Driving Charge for College Student Reduced

Greensville County Va Reckless Driving Charge for College Student Reduced

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

A college student from North Carolina received a Reckless Driving charge for traveling 67 mph in a 45 mph zone in Greensville County, Virginia. He was still on his parents’ insurance and felt extremely guilty and concerned about the possibility of their insurance going up dramatically over his mistake.

Ms. Upton worked with her client to develop an appropriate mitigation strategy and on the day of Court was able to convince the Judge to reduce the charge down to a non-moving, no-points violation. The client was able to avoid a Misdemeanor conviction and also avoided the increase in his parents’ insurance premium.

If you or someone you know has been charged with Reckless Driving in Greensville County VA, contact the law office of Weiland Upton at 804-355-8037

Greensville County Va 81 MPH Reckless Driving for Military Service Member Reduced

Greensville County Va 81 MPH Reckless Driving for Military Service Member Reduced

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

Samantha Upton represented a military service member with a security clearance facing a charge of Reckless for traveling 81 mph in a 70 mph zone through Greensville County, Virginia. He had two prior traffic violations on his record. Ms. Upton was able to appear on his behalf and have his charge reduced to Defective Equipment, a non-moving, no-points violation.

The client avoided the trip, the misdemeanor, and the possibility of an insurance increase.

If you or someone you know has been charged with Reckless Driving in  Greensville County VA, contact the law office of Weiland Upton at 804-355-8037

Greensville County Va Charge of 86 MPH for Florida Driver Reduced

Greensville County Va Charge of 86 MPH for Florida Driver Reduced

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

Samantha Upton represented a Florida driver who was charged with Reckless Driving 86/70 in Greensville county,Virginia. The client was a graduate student in North Carolina who would soon be embarking on her career and was highly concerned about the Misdemeanor charge. Ms. Upton worked with the client to devise a case-specific plan and was able to have the charge reduced to Defective Equipment, a non-moving violation. This avoided the Misdemeanor conviction and also the impact on her insurance premium.

If you or someone you know has been charged with Reckless Driving in Greensville VA, contact the law office of Weiland Upton at 804-355-8037

Brunswick Va Reckless Driving 83 MPH Charge Reduced For Maryland Resident

Brunswick Va Reckless Driving 83 MPH Charge Reduced For Maryland Resident

THE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. THE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE.

Samantha Upton represented a Maryland resident charged with Reckless Driving for driving 83 mph in a 70 mph zone on Interstate-85.  She had a clean record, free of any moving violations, and Ms. Upton was able to keep it that way and have the charge reduced to a non-moving, no-point violation.  The client did not have to travel back to Virginia.

If you or someone you know has been charged with Reckless Driving in Brunswick VA, contact the law office of Weiland Upton at 804-355-8037.