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Felony Hit and Run Reduced to Reckless Driving Charge

Felony Hit and Run Reduced to Reckless Driving Charge

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.

Nick Wright represented a client charged with a felony Hit and Run, and a Failure to Obey a Traffic Signal. The client faced several penalties including, over a year in active jail time, a license suspension, and possible restitution payments.

Mr. Wright was able to negotiate a plea deal with the prosecutor that reduced the charge from a felony Hit and Run to a misdemeanor Reckless Driving-Generally charge. The Failure to Obey a Traffic Signal charge was dismissed. The deal did not include any active jail time, a license suspension, or any restitution payments. The client only needed to pay a small fine and court costs.

If you have been charged with a serious traffic offense in 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.

Henrico County Va Ticket Reduced to Non-moving Violation

Henrico County Va Ticket Reduced to Non-moving Violation

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.

Nick Wright represented a client charged with a speeding ticket for driving 54 mph in a 35 mph zone in Henrico County.

Hnerico County VaOn the trial date, Mr. Wright appeared in court on the client’s behalf. The charge was reduced to non-moving violation that added no points to the client’s driving record.

 

 

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, 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.

Chesterfield Charge Reduced to Non-Moving Violation

Chesterfield Charge Reduced to Non-Moving Violation

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 client that was charged with Failure to Obey a Highway sign for going 81 mph in a 60 mph zone. The client had high-level security clearances, and needed help resolving his case.

Ms. Upton was able to appear on her client’s behalf, and have the charge reduced to a non-moving violation. This reduction in charge prevented points being added to the client’s driving record, and helped protect his security clearances.

If you have been charged with Failure to Obey a Highway Sign in Chesterfield 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.

Henrico County Virginia Reckless Driving Dismissed – 89 MPH

Henrico County Virginia Reckless Driving Dismissed – 89 MPH

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 represented a client from West Virginia who was charged with Reckless Driving for going 89 mph in a 70 mph zone. The client was driving through Virginia on his way to the Outer Banks for vacation.

Mr. Weiland appeared on the client’s behalf, and had the Reckless Driving ticket dismissed after advising the client to enroll in a driver improvement course.

If you have been charged with Reckless Driving in Henrico County 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.

Henrico County Va Reckless Driving is a Crime

Chesterfield County Va Inspection Sticker Case Dismissed

Chesterfield County Va Inspection Sticker Case Dismissed

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 client charged with Using a Counterfeit Inspection Sticker and also with Failure to Have Vehicle Inspected in Chesterfield, Virginia.   Illegal Use of an Inspection Sticker or Using a Counterfeit Inspection Sticker is a Class 1 Misdemeanor in Virginia.   This client was in the process of applying for jobs in law enforcement and could not afford the Misdemeanor conviction.  Ms. Upton was able to negotiate a Dismissal of the Counterfeit Inspection charge and the client was found Complied with Law on the Inspection violation.  He only had to pay $62.00 in Court Cost with no convictions and no additional consequences.

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

 

Dinwiddie Va Reckless Driving 100MPH Charge Reduced to Small Fine

Dinwiddie Va Reckless Driving 100MPH Charge Reduced to Small Fine

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 driving 100 mph through Dinwiddie County on Interstate-85.   He had 4 other people in the car and had been traveling back from an out of state work trip.  He was facing an active jail sentence and a license suspension.   He was extremely concerned about a jail sentence and also worried because he needed to be able to drive for work.

From the very first consultation, Ms. Upton and the client had a mitigation plan worked out to put them in the best possible position for a negotiation with the Prosecutor.   By the Court date, they had worked out an agreement with the prosecutor that involved no loss of license, no active jail sentence, and only a $250.00 fine.

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

Emporia Va Failure to Obey Charge Reduced

Emporia Va Failure to Obey 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 client from North Carolina charged with Failure to Obey a Highway Sign for driving 71mph in a 60 mph zone in the City of Emporia, Virginia.

Ms. Upton was able to convince the Judge to reduce the charge to a non-moving, no-points violation so the client would not suffer the astronomical insurance increase typically imposed by North Carolina insurance companies.

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