Misdemeanor Traffic Offenses

Misdemeanor traffic offenses are much more serious than basic infractions. Infractions such as tailgating will result in fines and points on your record, but rarely result in jail time. Misdemeanor traffic offenses can result in fines and even jail time, but more importantly, can leave you with a permanent criminal record.

The White Plains criminal defense lawyers of Tilem & Associates, PC have defended many people accused of traffic offenses throughout the New York City area, including Nassau County, Suffolk County, and Westchester County. If you have been arrested, please contact us for a free initial consultation with one of our attorneys.

Misdemeanor Traffic Offenses We Handle

At Tilem & Associates, PC, we can fight any of the following charges:

  • Failure to appear on an appearance ticket
  • DWI or DUI
  • Bad brakes
  • Reckless driving
  • Leaving the scene of an accident involving a personal injury
  • Driving without proper registration
  • Aggravated unlicensed operation

We also handle traffic-related felonies, such as driving with a suspended license or operating with a revoked registration. We maintain a full-service traffic offense defense practice, assisting people with everything from DWI to speeding.

How Tilem & Associates, PC Can Help

If you plead guilty to a misdemeanor traffic violation, you will have a permanent criminal record. In addition, the court will not deliberate much about the penalties. You will get the standard fines, points on your license, and possibly jail time, without the opportunity to give your side of the story or get a reduced sentence.

We have a history of convincing courts to free our clients from unreasonable penalties. We can negotiate for non-criminal pleas, lesser punishments or challenge charges in court. Often, if you take a misdemeanor traffic violation to trial, police officers may not bother to present enough evidence or even show up to court.

Contact Us for a Free Case Review

The dedicated legal team at Tilem and Associates, PC is ready to help you with your misdemeanor traffic violation. Our criminal defense attorneys in White Plains can be reached by phone at (888) 840-0043 for a free initial consultation.

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