Sussex County VA Speeding Ticket
Weiland Upton Attorneys At Law represent clients charged with traffic charges, including a Sussex County VA Speeding Ticket, who live in and out of the state and were ticketed for a Traffic Summons while traveling along Interstate 95 and Virginia State Route 460. Our experienced Sussex County VA Speeding Ticket Attorneys specialize in traffic law and work with motorists in Stony Creek, Wakefield, Jarratt, Capron, and Waverly. Virginia believes strongly in the speed limits they set on the roads and highways that crisscross the state. The Virginia State Police enforce these speed limits all over the state, including Sussex County Virginia, and will quickly issue a summons if you decide to exceed the posted limit. The Sussex County Sheriff’s Department also patrols the roads and highways in Sussex County VA, including high-traffic, significant highways like Interstate 95 and others. These officers enforce the rules and regulations of the road, so you run a risk of being given a Sussex County Virginia Speeding Ticket if you ignore the posted speed limits. A Speeding Violation is probably the most common citation issued by the officers on patrol, and, if convicted, drivers can face some damaging negative effects including:
- Large fines coupled with court costs
- A significant increase in automobile insurance premiums
- DMV demerit points assessed to your license – anywhere from three (3) to six (6) points depending upon speed when cited.
- Loss of driving privileges – dependent upon mitigating factors like speed of citation and prior driving convictions
Speeding Ticket Defense Attorneys Sussex County VA
Weiland Upton Attorneys At Law represents clients who have been issued a Sussex County VA Speeding Ticket quite frequently. Our highly qualified attorneys are the best resource you can find to defend yourself and your driving record from the effects of a Traffic Ticket. Weiland Upton has the years of experience and legal expertise to present the best possible defense, and clients know we are the only Sussex County VA Speeding Ticket Lawyers they will ever need. In fact, they trust us in all of the Virginia jurisdictions where we practice. Our thorough approach uses every resource the law will allow to secure an outcome our client is happy with, and we work tirelessly to keep our clients well informed and at ease throughout the Sussex County VA Speeding Ticket process. Our track record and reputation has earned the respect and trust of the prosecutors, judges, and officers of the law in Sussex County VA, and this good working relationship extends beyond the courtroom giving our skilled Sussex County VA Reckless Driving Speeding Ticket Attorneys the opportunity to negotiate plea deals which have a good chance of being accepted by the sitting judge. This approach is often the best available option for clients with poor driving records and prior criminal convictions. Our dedicated Sussex County VA Reckless Driving Speeding Ticket Lawyers will explain every option to you, and strive to accommodate whatever your wishes turn out to be, but we cannot and will not actively pursue a course we believe puts our client at greater risk of penalty. Our ethical standards are one of the things our reputation is built upon, and we will not jeopardize your rights or our good name as the premier Sussex County VA Reckless Driving Speeding Ticket Attorneys in all of Virginia.
A Sussex County VA Speeding Ticket issued by the Virginia State Police, the Sussex County VA Sheriff’s Department, or any local police department may be charged as follows:
2-862 Reckless Driving – Speeding
2-871 Maximum Speed Limit for School Buses
2-872 Maximum Speed Limits for Vehicles Under Special Permits
2-873 Speeding in a School Zone or at a School Crossing
2-873.1 Maximum Speed Limit on Non-surface Treated Highways
2-873.2 Maximum Speed Limit on Rural Rustic Roads
2-874 Speeding in a Business or Residential District
2-875 Maximum Speed Limit on Certain Other Highways
2-877 Minimum Speed Limits (Impeding the Flow of Traffic)
2-878 Authority to Change Speed Limits
2-878.1 Speeding in a Highway Work Zone
2-878.2 Maximum Speed Limits in Certain Residential Districts
2-881 Speeding on Bridges, Tunnels and Interstates
2-947 Speeding Within Highway Safety Corridor
Sussex County VA Reckless Driving Speeding Ticket
Most people passing through the state of Virginia are totally oblivious to Virginia Code 2-862 which states that any driver going 20 miles per hour or more over the posted speed limit, or in excess of 80 miles per hour – regardless of what the posted speed limit is – is guilty of reckless driving. This means a Reckless Driving Ticket can be given to you, which is a misdemeanor offense, for traveling 11 miles over the posted speed limit of 70 miles per hour on Interstate 95. It is hard to believe that something so mundane can amount to a criminal offense – a misdemeanor no less – but it happens. In fact, Reckless Driving or Speeding Ticket issued along Interstate 95 or Route 460 just may be the most frequently enforced reckless driving law you can find. The Virginia State Troopers, Sussex County VA Sheriff’s Department deputies, and other police officers from surrounding municipalities are always looking for drivers who commit a misdemeanor offense. This exact offense – a Sussex County VA Reckless Driving Ticket – is one of Weiland Upton Attorneys At Law’s most common cases due to the regularity with which the officers issue these citations. We specialize in assisting out-of-state drivers with their defense against this charge, and will use all of our experience and courtroom knowledge to formulate a defense we feel gives our client the best chance at a positive outcome. We understand the facts of each Traffic Violation Ticket will be different, so we craft a unique defense for each client using all of the specific details and circumstances to generate arguments and overall strategy for defense.
Sussex County VA Reckless Driving Ticket Attorney
With the freedom and availability of information online, many people believe they can defend themselves in court when faced with a Reckless Driving Ticket. They feel that the assistance of a qualified and experienced Traffic Attorney is too expensive or not really necessary in a case which seems so cut-and-dry to them. While this may be true in some instances, and may even be the right strategy for you, we do not recommend a person facing a misdemeanor charge in court defend themselves. An experienced and knowledgeable Sussex County VA Traffic Lawyer can ensure you are not intimidated by the courtroom or its officers, your rights as a citizen are protected at all times, and improve your overall chances of getting the decision you desire in court. That could mean a lower fine, less headache, and fewer points assessed to your license which are all agreeable and desirable outcomes. The dedicated, professional Sussex County VA Speeding Ticket Attorneys at Weiland Upton Attorneys At Law will take the time to examine the specifics of your case and craft a defense using our intimate knowledge of proven strategies and legal maneuvers.
You can give yourself a much better chance of successfully dealing with your Sussex County VA Speeding Ticket if you call Weiland Upton Attorneys At Law today at (804) 355-8037 to get started on your case. As always, your initial consultation is free of charge.