Just because you received a reckless driving citation in Las Vegas doesn’t mean you are guilty or have to accept harsh penalties. An experienced reckless driving attorney can fight the charges against you. Contact our law firm to schedule a free consultation today.
In Nevada, reckless driving is a severe traffic misdemeanor offense, with penalties that may include:
Reckless driving citations can be issued for speeding over 20 mph over the limit or other dangerous driving behaviors. The stakes are high, and insurance rates increase. However, an aggressive lawyer may be able to defeat or reduce the charges.
There are potential weaknesses in the prosecution’s case that a knowledgeable reckless driving defense attorney can identify and challenge, including:
An attorney can advise whether to challenge the citation in court or consider a plea deal. Every case is different. We carefully assess the details of your citation and develop a customized defense strategy to give you the best chance at a positive outcome.
The Rosenblum Law Firm brings extensive experience, specifically defending reckless driving allegations in Las Vegas courts.
Our capabilities include:
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If convicted, we can present mitigating circumstances to the judge, advocating for reduced sentencing.
If fines are ordered, we may be able to arrange manageable payment plans to ease the financial burden.
We can guide you in meeting the requirements to get your license reinstated if you are suspended.
We frequently defend out-of-state drivers unable to return for court dates by requesting remote appearances.
We can assist in navigating DMV proceedings to minimize license suspension periods.
In some cases, completing traffic school courses may help get charges reduced or dismissed.
These programs can prevent a conviction by completing classes and other requirements.
The judge will likely issue a bench warrant for your arrest for failure to appear.
Sometimes, traffic school is allowed, but it depends on the circumstances of the case. An attorney can advise if it’s an option.
Yes, an experienced attorney may be able to negotiate reduced charges through plea agreements.
Reckless driving convictions typically remain on your DMV record for seven years.
You can refuse any sobriety testing, but there may be consequences for refusing.
An attorney can challenge questionable accusations and protect your rights against false allegations.
Do not consent to a vehicle search and contact an attorney to defend against the charges.
Reckless Driving – Operating a vehicle dangerously or carelessly shows disregard for safety—a misdemeanor in Nevada.
Mitigation Hearing – A court hearing where the defense presents information arguing for reduced sentencing.
Plea Deal – An agreement negotiated with the prosecution where a defendant pleads guilty or no contest in exchange for lesser charges or penalties.
Diversion Program – Programs that result in charges being dismissed after completing traffic school, community service, or other requirements.
Traffic Citation – A ticket issued by law enforcement for a moving violation or traffic offense like reckless driving.
Bench Warrant – A warrant issued by the judge to arrest a defendant who failed to appear in court.
Traffic Infraction – Minor traffic offenses like speeding do not rise to the level of misdemeanor charges.
Demerit Points – Points added to a driver’s license following certain convictions, potentially resulting in suspension if too many accrue.
DMV Hearing – Administrative hearing with the Department of Motor Vehicles to contest license suspension or revocation.
Suspension – Temporary loss of driving privileges for a set period of time. Less severe than revocation.
Our lead attorney, Molly Rosenblum, Esq, has created several resources to assist you in your time of need. Here are some of them:
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I hope you found the information insightful, informative, and helpful in understanding your rights and potential legal avenues.
At The Rosenblum Allen Law Firm, we understand the complexities involved in reckless driving cases and the potential consequences that can impact your life. We’re here to stand with you, providing expert legal advice and representation and protecting your rights.
We want to invite you to receive a free consultation with our firm. This allows us to learn more about your unique situation and offer customized advice tailored to your needs.
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Molly Rosenblum, Esq.
The Rosenblum Allen Law Firm