Have you been accused of committing a traffic violation in Miami, Florida? These charges can have a significant impact on your life, and it is important to retain the help you need to avoid serious consequences. From driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol or drugs to reckless driving to fleeing police officers and leaving the scene of an accident, you need legal help if you have been accused of a traffic crime.
If you are convicted of three or more such violations, you could lose your driver's license for five years and be declared a "habitual traffic offender" by the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles. Even a first violation can lead to serious repercussions such as heavy fines and higher monthly insurance rates.
Examples of traffic crimes in the State of Florida include:
If you have received a traffic ticket, don't "plead guilty" by paying it until you have talked to a knowledgeable attorney. You have the right to fight the charges against you. I have more than 30 years of experience as a Florida criminal defense attorney. With a background as a prosecuting attorney, I have worked on both sides of the courtroom and I understand how to fight for the rights and reputations of those I represent.
When you meet with me in your free case evaluation, we can go over the facts of your case in order to assess where you are at and what your best options may be. I provide the straight talk you want from your attorney along with a dedicated work ethic and determination to go the extra mile and do everything in my ability to protect the interests of my clients. Call my Miami criminal defense office today.