A traffic ticket can cost you more than the fine. A traffic ticket in California is not a simple matter. Paying the ticket does not make it go away. The DMV adds points on your DMV record for most traffic infractions. Get more than two tickets, and you could lose your license.
Did you know that just one traffic violation could cost you thousands of dollars in higher insurance premiums? Those insurance increases stay with you for more than three years after you pay that ticket. That’s why it’s vital that you defend yourself against a traffic summons, even if it is only your first violation.
Know your rights, just because peace officer says you’ve committed a crime doesn’t mean you’re automatically guilty. You have a right to plead your innocence and confront the evidence.
You should challenge any traffic ticket you get. Sure, you ought to learn from your mistake, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t explore every avenue to avoid the nasty consequences of the situation. Whether you have a spotless driving record or one that’s already questionable, you need to keep those points off your DMV record.
Get your fines reduced or your ticket dismissed. The bad news is you got a ticket. The good news is there are numerous procedures available to avoid traffic-ticket conviction, even if you are truly guilty of the offense.
We believe that almost any case can be won. We’ll probe the technicalities. We’ll look for every possible way to get your fine reduced and minimize the effect on your driving record. In some cases, we may be able to have the ticket completely dismissed. We’ll do whatever it takes to ensure the best possible outcome for you.
Being represented by a skilled attorney is your best means to ensure a fair fight. We know the court rules and can present your case in a persuasive way, often without your presence in court so that you avoid missing a day or two of work.
Proper Defense, Effective Solution
The Law Offices of Stull & Stull has the utmost experience and expertise in California traffic laws. Attorney Adam Stull previously acted as a prosecutor and has handled a variety of traffic cases - many of them very serious. We are very familiar with the range of complexity that may accompany even the simplest traffic infraction cases.
Our familiarity extends to experience, but also with practical advantage of California traffic laws are constructed. We can respond appropriately, as well as to propose lawful alternatives to various penalties or sentences that can end up being unnecessarily harsh or unjust.
Please contact our offices immediately. The initial consultation is free. The Law Offices of Stull & Stull has more than 45 years of combined criminal trial experience in Orange County as well as Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, Santa Barbara, Kern, Tulare, Fresno and Ventura counties. The Law Office of Stull & Stull is based in Laguna Beach, California.