The Reckless Driving Penalties You Need to Know About

In 2016 there were 23,948 speed-related crashes in Virginia. To reduce these numbers, Virginia police will hand out reckless driving tickets. These aren’t your standard traffic citations. You face a lot more consequences than a monetary fine you have to mail in. Not sure what reckless driving penalties you could face after your ticket? Keep reading, and we’ll…

The Most Common Causes for Reckless Driving Charges in Fairfax County

As of 2017, there were 6,087,245 licensed drivers in the state of Virginia. There was even more registered vehicles, sitting at a whopping high of 8,234,406! So it comes as no surprise that many people are on the receiving end of reckless driving charges. Reckless driving in Virginia is a disregard for the safety of your fellow road-sharers. But…

How to Find a Reckless Driving Lawyer in Fairfax County

Especially in Virginia, it can be tough to understand what constitutes reckless driving. For example, reckless driving isn’t just about speeding and breaking basic traffic laws. You could also be charged for following another car too closely, or passing another car incorrectly when you thought you were in the right. If you’ve been charged with…

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • DUI/DWI
  • Traffic Violations
  • Reckless Driving
  • Felonies and Misdemeanors

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 1985
  • District of Columbia, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia, 1985
  • U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia, 1987
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1985
  • U.S. Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims

Education

  • University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, Virginia
    • J.D. - 1985
  • Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    • B.A. magna cum laude - 1982
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
    • Major: Economics & Philosophy