Speeding & Traffic Ticket Defense Attorney Warrensburg, MO
For many motorists, a traffic ticket can cause far more problems than they realize. If you have received a traffic ticket for speeding or another moving violation, you may feel that paying the ticket is the best way to make the problem go away. However, what many Missouri drivers do not know is that an accumulation of points on their driving record can cause their insurance rates to skyrocket and lead to the eventual suspension or revocation of their driver’s license.
If you have received a traffic ticket – even for a seemingly minor offense – make a smart move and talk to a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. Call the law office of Troy D. Losh-North at 660-429-1006.
Understanding the Missouri Traffic Ticket Points System
Too many points on your driving record can result in suspension or revocation of your driver’s license. Attorney Troy D. Losh-North is dedicated to building a strong defense on your behalf. With more than 25 years of experience, he can help you fight any misdemeanor or felony traffic offense ranging from a minor moving violation to felony DWI. The following are just a few of the traffic violations we handle and their points.
- Careless, imprudent or reckless driving: 2 – 4 points
- Speeding: 2 – 3 points
- First offense DWI : 8 points
- Subsequent DWI offenses: 12 points
- Leaving the scene of an accident: 6 or 12 points
- Driving without a license: 2, 4 or 6 points
- Stop sign violation: 1 or 2 points
- Vehicular manslaughter: 12 points
An accumulation of eight points in 18 months can result in up to 90 days driver’s license suspension. An accumulation of 12 points in 12 months can result in driver’s license revocation. Our law firm is dedicated to protecting your rights, keeping your insurance rates from increasing and keeping points off your driving record.
The law office of Troy D. Losh-North focuses on building a strong defense on your behalf. If you have received a traffic ticket, do not just pay it. Call us today at 660-429-1006. Or, you can email us to arrange your free initial consultation.