Driving isn't a luxury, but a responsibility in life. Sometimes, we make mistakes that we certainly did not intend to happen. Mistakes, like traffic violations, are not to be taken lightly. They have the potential to cause serious problems, such as licence suspensions, criminal charges, and fines. Not to mention, they will be costly.
ARE DUI CHARGES AND REGULAR TRAFFIC TICKETS THE SAME?
NO! There are major differences between a DUI and a regular traffic ticket. A DUI is much more serious and it can also carry criminal charges that are separate from driving related penalties - so we recommend immediate legal attention especially when the violation will bring you close to losing your licence. It is wise to consult a DUI lawyer for more detailed information regarding local laws and regulations and help in your defence. It should be well worth the peace of mind to get the opinion of an experienced lawyer before proceeding on your own.
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YOU GOT CHARGED WITH A DUI?
When you have a DUI, it is to the upmost importance that you speak to a lawyer. DUI is a serious violation that is taken seriously in all states. Fill out the form below to have a DUI specialist lawyer contact you immediately.
YOU GOT A TRAFFIC TICKET (NOT A DUI) ... NOW WHAT?
There are two choices you can make if you get a traffic ticket issued. You can either pay the ticket or fight it. A lawyer could bring great experience and connections to the courtroom, and also could negotiate a better deal than you could on your own. If you have just received a regular traffic violation such as a speeding ticket or careless driving charge and you want more information; review our section on Traffic tickets.
TRAFFIC TICKETS OR DUI IN YOUR STATE
Every state has unique laws concerning traffic violation consequences and solutions. They vary greatly from state to state and can be confusing - DMV.com is here to help you. We offer specific, up-to-date articles for both DUI and traffic ticket information in the state sections. The easiest way to get to this information is by using the map below.