Traffic Violation Lawyers In Dupage County
For many drivers, occasional traffic violations may seem like a routine part of being on the road, akin to paying tolls or handling minor car repairs. While these infractions might not seem significant, the truth is that traffic offenses can carry substantial penalties and enduring repercussions. Infractions that might appear minor, such as rolling through a stop sign or exceeding the speed limit, can lead to the suspension of your driving privileges. On the other hand, more serious offenses like reckless driving or extreme speeding could result in criminal charges. At McMahon Law Offices, we serve clients facing a wide range of traffic violations and are committed to providing responsible, assertive legal representation throughout the legal process.
In many cases, a traffic violation is considered a relatively minor matter that is informally addressed by the court. Failing to address a citation, however, can escalate the situation significantly. Ignoring a traffic violation for an extended period may even result in a warrant being issued for your arrest. Certain moving violations can also lead to points on your driving record, substantial fines, and the potential loss of your driving privileges if you accumulate multiple offenses. Additionally, multiple traffic violations could cause your auto insurance premiums to rise.
The experienced attorneys at McMahon Law Offices understand that it may be possible to contest a traffic ticket or have the citation dismissed. We also recognize that sometimes, admitting guilt and paying the fine is the most appropriate course of action, and we can help you determine the best approach for your specific circumstances.
Serious Traffic Offenses in DuPage County
Under Illinois law, certain traffic-related offenses carry the potential for misdemeanor or felony criminal charges. These generally involve violations resulting in injury or death to another individual or substantial damage to someone else's property. Our knowledgeable attorneys boast decades of combined legal experience in dealing with traffic violations, and we are well-prepared to assist you when facing charges related to:
- Aggravated speeding.
- Reckless driving.
- Speeding in a construction zone.
- Vehicular homicide.Reckless homicide.
- Leaving the scene of an accident (hit and run).
- Any other alleged offense.
Call 630-953-4400 Today
At McMahon Law Offices, we take the time to thoroughly examine all aspects of your case before making any decisions. Our attorneys, who have previously served as prosecutors, are committed to helping you avoid a costly conviction whenever possible. If you have received a citation or are confronting charges related to a traffic violation, reach out to our office. Dial 630-953-4400 to schedule a free consultation today. Our attorneys are dedicated to serving individuals and families in Chicago, Oakbrook, Hinsdale, Oak Park, Elmhurst, Westmont, Lombard, DuPage County, Cook County, Kane County, Will County, and throughout the surrounding area.