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This is the first time I have used a traffic court atournee and I was thoroughly impressed he handled every thing in a profesional manner, I would recommend Michael Kopp to any one with a traffic violation.
I've had my fair share of speeding tickets over the years and have thus used quite a few traffic court attournies. Mike Kopp is by far the best representation I have ever had. He knew what he was talking about and projected a level of confidence that put me at ease. Mike charges an extremely reasonable retainer and his communication is timely, respectful and efficient. I recommend Mike to anyone I now who gets a speeding ticket or traffic violation.
Michael Herbert Kopp..turning 6s into 0s since 1993...
Michael Kopp was a god sent to me when i encountered several speeding tickets a few weeks apart after not having any in years. referred to me from several family members who he did a great job representing them on speeding tickets. being a firefighter and medic i could not afford to have a bad driving record. Michael got my tickets reduced to non moving violations and saved me from explaining my actions. He was in contact as much as he needed to be and i would recommend him to anyone. he made the whole process very easy.
After being told by the officer that my points for a speedling violation would not transfer, I paid the OUTRAGEOUS fine and went on my way expecting my record would remain clear. Later I was shocked to see not only did the points transfer to my state, but I ended up with a written warning from my employer. Michael Kopp was able to get me out a jam and get the points taken off my record when all looked lost. I would say what I was most impressed by , was that Mr. Kopp was clear about my options from the very beginning, and ended up doing exactly what he said he could do -at a fair and reasonable expense. He surpassed any experience I had with attorneys in the past and wish he was here in my town. Thanks Mike!
Great experience. He made the process quick and easy and went out of his way to accommodate my work schedule by meeting me near my apartment to accept payment. I would have had to walk 2 miles in some rather unfavorable weather if he did not do that for me.
I received a speeding ticket for going 17 mph over. I could have gotten my license suspended in both IL and WI as I had an IL license but got the ticket in WI. He was able to reduce the ticket to a moving violation in both states and while my fine didn't decrease (he never said that it would) I avoided another strike on my IL license and received 0 points in the state of WI.
I was driving home from work on 94 from Oak Creek into Milwaukee. The speed limit is 55 mph, but traffic normally flows closer to 70-75 mph. I was not paying attention to my speed, but was driving a bit faster than traffic.
I was stopped for Speeding (85 in a 55), and my citation was 6 points with a $360 fine. I was also informed because I was travelling more than 25 mph over the speed limit, I would be given a 15 day suspension which would require a $60 reinstatement fee.
I was told by a different Attorney that the District Attorney is usually unwilling to provide a reduction for speeding past 25 mph over the speed limit, and the best I could hope for was a reduction to 24 over to avoid the suspension.
Mike was able to get my ticket reduced to a defective speedometer! My $360, 6 point speeding ticket became a $400, 2 point defective speedometer ticket. The increase of $40 is nothing compared to how much my insurance would have increased my premiums for a 6 point ticket with a suspension!
My license was suspended. I was never notified of this. And so the next time I was pulled over they ticketed me, and extended my suspension by 6 months! I called Mr. Kopp and took care of the situation completely, even after I had already paid the ticket. After all was said and done Mr. Kopp got the citation, and the suspension dropped permanently. I would recommend Mr. Kopp to anyone who is looking for excellent, prompt, and effective service.
I was camping in Eagle/North Prairie (WI). While I was driving in the middle of the night, I could not see the maximum speed limit within the park
I was stopped and ticked $114 and 4 point taken. I looked for an attorney in BBB and I found Mr. Kopp in good standing. I called him and discussed my case… as we know too well that there is no merci in small town so I was expecting no bargain or 4-1 point. But Mr. Kopp was able to make a moving citation into a none moving citation (meaning 0 point taken). I am very pleased with the results he got from a small town.
I will recommend Att. Michael H. Kopp to anyone who will need a type of help I needed.
I called a lot of lawyers before making a decision to hire an attorney. I have to say that choosing him was the best and wises choice ever. I was charged with a DUI and felony charge of a hit and run with injury. Micheal believed that my charges could be lessen and it was! He encouraged me to take an initiative to do something about my charges and I sure did. With this advice, I/we were able to lessen the charges. Instead of having a misdemeanor and felony charge, it was dropped to a 1st offense DUI (traffic ticket) and hit and run of a attended vehicle (misdemeanor). Through out this journey, Micheal answered my questions as thoroughly as possible and called/e-mailed me back in a reasonable time. During my last court date, I was to get an interlock device in my car too, but it was dismissed after Micheal tried one more time to talk to the DA about my BAC on my behalf because I really did not want that in my car nor pay for it. When Micheal told me that the interlock device would be dismissed, that was icing on the cake! All I can say is thank God you're my attorney! I'm in debt to his caring ways to make sure that I can get the most of what I want. I can see that he does everything he can do for his customers. It has been a pleasure to meet and work with an attorney like Micheal Kopp.
I hired Michael in July of 2013 after I found I was facing criminal charges, $2500 and a year in jail for driving without a license. Over the next few months and 3 court dates and only having to sit in front of a judge once he was able to bring it down to $145, no jail time and a noncriminal charge. I highly recommend hiring this man he did everything he said he would from the start. I hope I never need to but if I ever do he will be the first person I call.