Putnam County Driving On A Suspended License Attorney
If you are accused of a Putnam County driving on a suspended license you need to speak with a Putnam County suspended license attorney as soon as possible. Driving on a suspended license is the most common criminal traffic offense in Putnam County with just over 1,000 cases in 2013. Our Palatka driver’s license lawyers know how to defend these cases. If you pay a civil infraction for s suspended license ticket it will count as a strike against you. 3 strikes from driving on a suspended license, DUI or leaving the scene of an accident and your license will be suspended for 5 years and you will be considered a habitual traffic offender. Get caught driving as a habitual traffic offender and you can be charged with a 3 rd degree felony punishable by up to 5 years in prison. A first time Palatka driving on a suspended license ticket with knowledge is a second degree misdemeanor punishable by up to 60 days in jail. If you have prior suspended license cases the consequences can be even more serious. A second offense is punishable by up to a year in jail and a third offense can be charged as a felony punishable by 5 years in prison. If you hire a Palatka driving on a suspended license attorney the enhancement can often be avoided. This not only protects you for the current case but can also benefit you years down the road avoiding future enhancement. If you have been designated as a habitual traffic offender our attorneys understand how to attack your prior cases to attempt to get you back on the road and avoid a felony conviction. You remain innocent until proven guilty and the State must prove the case beyond and to the exclusion of a reasonable doubt. When you retain our attorney’s the State will have to fight to prove their case. We understand all of the defenses and we know how to get results. Our experienced Palatka driving with a suspended license attorneys are just a phone call away. The initial consultation is always free. Call 386-451-5112 to discuss your legal options with our Putnam County driving while license suspended attorneys.