Reckless Driving is a Criminal Offense in Virginia
Every day, hundreds of men and women are charged with Reckless Driving in Virginia. Out of State drivers are shocked to find out that what they thought was a simple speeding ticket carries potentially devastating consequences.
Because reckless driving is a criminal offesnse (Class 1 Misdemeanor), being convicted of reckless driving in Virginia, with an out of state license can result in the following:
- Jail – Motorists routinely go to jail and lose their license for speeds above 90 mph.
- Permanent Criminal Record – Unlike a traffic offense, the criminal conviction is permanent!
- Possible loss of your Job, Security Clearance and or Commercial License if convicted of criminal Reckless Driving.
- Insurance Nightmares – Some insurance companies raise rates more for a conviction of Reckless Driving Speeding than for a DUI!
Our Reckless Driving Lawyers help out of state drivers that have received reckless driving speeding tickets in Virginia. We can help explain how to get your case successfully resolved, and in many cases without you ever having to appear in court. Our law firm is focused on helping out-of-state or out-of-area motorists not familiar with the way Virginia traffic courts along I-95, I-85, and I-64 handle traffic cases.
If you are an out of state driver and have received a reckless driving or other type of traffic ticket in Richmond, Chesterfield County, Hanover County, or Henrico County, Virginia, contact our Richmond Traffic Attorneys today to ensure you know the facts about reckless driving and speeding tickets in Virginia for out of state motorists.