Allen Suspended License Attorney
Driving on a suspended license (DWLS) is the offense of driving a motor vehicle while not having a license to do so due to its suspension. Dependent upon the particular circumstances when caught you can face a variety of consequences. In many circumstances it’s going to be a misdemeanor crime, however the seriousness of the misdemeanor will change based on different factors.
If you have been accused of driving on a suspended license in the Dallas or Allen area then you should contact The Goolsby Law Firm as soon as you can for assistance. There are many defenses you can make use of to minimize the consequences of this charge. Attorney Mike Goolsby has 20 years experience in fighting these and similar cases. He will put this considerable experience to work for you. There is no need to just accept a conviction on this issue, you will find defenses you are able to provide, and by offering a solid defense you may get the charges against you lowered or in certain situations dismissed entirely.
The consequences of being caught driving without a valid license due to suspension in Collin County are likely to be charged as a class C or class B misdemeanor. If when stopped you were driving on a suspended license put did not know that your license of been suspended, (this can be due to the paperwork not having reached you, or you have unpaid traffic tickets, or the state has been informed your insurance has been canceled,) you will most likely face a class C misdemeanor. The consequences of this won’t be any worse than a traffic ticket, and you’re likely to be asked to pay a fine upon conviction.
Should you be intentionally driving while your license is suspended you will most likely face a class B misdemeanor. This is usually the case if you have been convicted of DWI, and the penalties will be much stricter, including possible jail time, and your license suspension period being doubled. At the very least a conviction of driving on a suspended license (DWLS) will cost you money in fines and other consequences.
There are many consequences you may face it stopped by the police and found to be driving on a suspended license (DWLS). No matter whether you face a class C or class B misdemeanor you are definitely going to be faced with some large costs to cover. In all matters related to accusations of driving on a suspended license (DWLS) The Goolsby Law Firm can help. A skilled attorney can often help you to get the charges reduced from a class B to a class C or in some instances dropped altogether.
The consequences of driving while you’re license is suspended in Collin County can be very serious. If you are accused of this crime you should defend yourself, in the Dallas or Allen area the best way to achieve this is to call The Goolsby Law Firm for a free initial consultation today. You can discuss your case and a path that your defense can take. Complete confidentiality is assured, call today.