Atlanta Reckless Driving Lawyer
Work with the Law Office of Matthew T. McNally
If you have been pulled over and received a citation for reckless driving,
you may face serious criminal penalties, including imprisonment as well
as fines, community service and probation. It is crucial in these matters
to have a competent criminal defense lawyer at your side to protect your
interests and ensure your constitutional rights are protected through
every step of the criminal process associated with your charges. If you
would like a free initial consultation to discuss your case, please contact
the Law Office of Matthew T. McNally today. We represent clients throughout
the Atlanta area in Georgia and are happy to take the time to talk to
you about your case and what we can do to help you.
Understanding Your Reckless Driving Charges in Atlanta, Georgia
Reckless driving is a more serious traffic violation that may be charged
as a misdemeanor offense. A defendant may face up to 12 months in a county
correctional facility as well as steep fines if convicted. In addition,
he or she will face having to live with a criminal record, which can hinder
employment and financial opportunities. Reckless driving is also a 4-point
traffic offense, meaning that 4 points may be assessed on a driver's
record for a conviction of this kind. These points may result in increased
insurance premiums, and if a driver accumulates 15 points within a certain
time period, he or she will face driver's license suspension.
Reckless driving refers to operating a motor vehicle in an aggressive and
dangerous manner, meant to annoy, endanger, harass, injure or harm another
person. It may also be referred to as aggressive driving. Less serious
forms of reckless driving may be charged as
Would you like to learn more about your rights and your options in the
face of your Atlanta reckless driving charges?
Contact the Law Office of Matthew T. McNally today for a free consultation with a skilled traffic violation defense attorney.