Habitual Traffic Offenders in Tampa, FL
Tampa DUI Defense Attorneys
A person living in Florida who has been convicted of three or more serious moving violations in five years can be charged as a habitual traffic offender. The offenses that can lead to a person to be designated as a habitual traffic offender:
- Driving with a suspended license
- Use of a motor vehicle in committing a crime
- Failing to stop and provide aid or fleeing the scene of an accident
- Vehicular manslaughter
A person labeled a habitual traffic offender can lose their driving privileges for up to 5 years by way of license suspension. In the event that they are caught driving with this license suspension by law enforcement officers, they can face penalties that include a $5,000 fine and up to 5 years in state prison. If you have been charged as a habitual traffic offender and are in danger of losing your license, contact a Tampa DUI attorney who can defend you in your case and possibly secure a resolution that sees your charges dropped and your driving privileges reinstated.
Legal Assistance for Your Habitual Traffic Offender Case
The Law Office of Timothy Hessinger is dedicated to providing caring, focused legal help to those facing drunk driving and habitual traffic offender charges. We have assisted hundreds of individuals since our establishment in 2005, and our goal in every case it to obtain results for our clients.
In the event that you are in danger of having your license suspended due to being charged as a habitual traffic offender, contact our offices as soon as possible. We will employ all legal means at our disposal to protect your rights and improve your chances of a successful outcome to your traffic violation case.
Contact our Tampa DUI defense lawyer if you have been charged as a habitual traffic offender and are in need of swift and aggressive legal help!