Greene County NY Ticket Lawyer
Greene County NY Court Law Practice
The vast majority of everyday people don’t ever see the inside of a courthouse too often. In most cases, people will end up in court for a traffic ticket or some other minor violation. In Greene County, NY the most common cases that you will find include:
- Moving violations,
- Driving while intoxicated (DWI),
- Other traffic tickets,
- Driving misdemeanors,
- Other criminal offenses, and
- Small claims.
These are not all of the types of cases that you will see in Greene County Court. A list of common traffic tickets and their related penalties can be found here. If you are faced with a traffic ticket or other reason to appear in court, then it is important to have an experienced defense attorney on your side who is familiar with local practice and procedures.
Traffic Violations in Greene County NY
Traffic tickets are the most common type of case that you will see in Greene County Court. Traffic tickets are unique in the fact that they not only can have direct consequences by adding points to your driver’s license and costing you a fine; but they can also have an indirect (and usually more substantial) consequence in hiking your car insurance rates. Some of the most common traffic tickets in Greene County, NY include:
- Distracting lights
- Brake light issues
- Improper or expired plates
- Improper or expired registration
- Driving without a license
- Driving with a suspended license
- Unlawful lane change
- Running a red light
- Running a stop sign
Most all of these tickets have the potential to significantly increase your car insurance rates. If you received a traffic ticket, you still may be able to reduce to eliminate the points on your license before they are ever entered on your license.
To find out what options you might have, it is important to speak to a traffic ticket attorney who can both negotiate and even appear on your behalf, saving you from having to take the day off from work. Don’t head into unfamiliar territory alone, make sure to have Scott Russell Law on your side.
Contact Us Today for a Free Consultation
If you need assistance with a traffic, criminal, or civil matter in Greene County, then it is important to speak to an attorney who can help you understand what your options are. At Scott Russell Law, we are proud to offer free consultations to anyone who has questions about their legal situation. Call us today at (845) 741-3331 or contact us online.