Traffic Ticket Attorney
Traffic Offenses in Forsyth County
Georgia devotes an entire section of the law (Title 40) to motor vehicle regulations. When you are charged with a traffic crime in our state, you risk points against your license, your insurance rates going up or your coverage being canceled and a criminal record. Traffic offenses are charged as misdemeanors and felonies and the penalties can be harsh, including steep fines, a suspended license, and probation or jail time.
Our firm, Zeliff | Watson, has the know-how and experience to guide you through your case as safely as possible. We offer a no-cost consultation to explain your traffic citation, its possible consequences and how your case can be effectively defended. With a DUI lawyer from our firm to assist you, the impact on your driver's license may be minimized.
- Common traffic offenses that we successfully defend are:
- Reckless Driving
- Charges for Aggressive Driving
- Hit and Run or Leaving the Scene of an Accident
- DUI (including alcohol, drugs or their combination)
- Charges for no insurance or license and suspended registration
- Failure to Appear charges and warrants
- Following Too Closely
- Failure to Yield
- Stop-Sign and Traffic Signal charges
Review and Analysis of Your Case
The defense of your traffic offense begins with a full review and analysis of all law enforcement evidence against you, utilizing our knowledge of Georgia traffic laws. There are many proven defenses for traffic crimes and a variety of ways to reach a favorable outcome and we are fully prepared to represent you in court should that need arise. At times, the best solution is to plead guilty to a lesser charge and reduce the possibility of points being added to your driver's license.
Attorney Zeliff from our firm has practiced for over a decade in defending Georgians against traffic charges and has twice been named as one of Georgia's "Super Lawyers" and voted a "Rising Star" by his colleagues. The Georgia Department of Driver Services assesses points against you license based on the violation and what you were convicted of. This system can be complex and difficult to navigate but we carefully walk you through the process towards a positive conclusion to your charges.
Contact a traffic ticket attorney to find out how to minimize the impact to your driver's license if you are charged with a traffic offense.