Traffic & Reckless Driving

Police - Pulled Over

In Virginia, law enforcement considers driving a “privilege,” not a “right.” Therefore, Virginia State Troopers and local law enforcement are very strict in their application of traffic laws. Traffic violations can cause a great deal of inconvenience to those who are charged. Knowing your options and your legal position can help you deal with these inconveniences and resolve them as painlessly as possible. Mr. Dorsk will defend your legal rights in court and help you identify the proper steps to take to put your infraction behind you.

Reckless Driving

Virginia Code: 46.2-852; 46.2-862; and others

Reckless driving is a more significant charge than many people think. A class 1 misdemeanor, a reckless driving conviction is punishable by up to one year in jail and up to a $2,500 fine. The specifics of your case and your driving record can influence the penalty imposed. Mr. Dorsk will help you understand your legal options and he will work with you to attain the best possible result, both for you and your driving record.

The following links are helpful for peopel facing traffic violations and/or reckless driving charges:

Virginia State Troppers and local law enforcement do not take traffic violations nd reckless driving lightly. Neither should you. Call Attorney Chad G. Dorsk today for a free consultation.