Harrisonburg Attorney Handling Reckless Driving Charges

If you or a loved one has received a ticket for reckless driving, it is important to act quickly and seek legal protection. A conviction for reckless driving in Virginia can mean serious consequences such as hefty fines, jail time, loss of driving privileges and increased insurance premiums. You need a skilled attorney on your side to minimize your exposure to these penalties.

At Evans Oliver, PLC our Harrisonburg reckless driving lawyers have extensive experience defending clients against a broad range of charges. Many people dismiss traffic violations as minor offenses, but the consequences can be huge — a reckless driving conviction can remain on your criminal record forever. It is wise to seek the counsel of a traffic violations attorney before simply paying the fine or appearing in court alone.

Rockingham County Traffic Violation Lawyer
Depending on your speed and the county you were pulled over in, you face a very real possibility of jail time. There are numerous factors that can lead to a reckless driving ticket, including

  • Speeding in excess of 80 mph
  • Speeding 20 mph or more above the posted speed limit
  • Racing
  • Passing an emergency vehicle
  • Passing at the crest of a hill
  • Passing at a railroad crossing
  • Driving with an obstructed view
  • Driving too fast for conditions

Whether you were on Interstate 81, city streets, county roads or in a parking lot, it is important to act quickly. If we are proactive in your defense, it might be possible to get your charges reduced or dismissed altogether. Contact our office as soon as possible.

To speak about your legal issue with an experienced defense attorney at Evans Oliver, PLC call 540-437-1966