I have several thousand dollars in unpaid tickets that will also result in surcharges when I pay them. I would like to try to have them reduced or at least get my license back while I pay off my surcharges.
Short answer: Yes! In most cases, an experienced traffic attorney can negotiate fines downward and reduce the impact of convictions on your driving record. Before you pay any traffic fines, be sure to consult with an attorney. Simply paying old tickets, can also result in hundreds or even thousands of dollars in surcharges from DPS and also result in the suspension of your drivers license.
Nothing in this answer constitutes an agreement to represent you in any criminal case. Additionally, the information provided above does not constitute legal advice.
Retaining an attorney who is well-versed in traffic tickets can make a huge difference in the outcome of your case. He/she can do far more than just reduce the amount that you have to pay in fines. An agreement can be structured with the state which will minimize the affect of any conviction on your driving record. This can save you large sums of money in two ways. First, DPS surcharges can be reduced, or sometimes eliminated altogether. Secondly, you can avoid the insurance increases which invariably result from moving violation convictions on your record.
I encourage you to contact an attorney familiar with traffic law in your area. You will be very glad you did.
I wish you the very best of luck.
Yes, we can get tickets reduced. Depending on the outstanding tickets and what they're for, it could be difficult.
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