You should definitely seek the advise and representation of a local attorney. A local attorney will be able to help you figure out the exact charges being leveled against you and will know how to handle them.
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You probably want a local traffic attorney to assist you. The driver's license issue you can likely handle on your own if you go to court on your scheduled hearing date and show that you do and at all times did have a valid license; however, the other ones are not so easy.
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I would definitely recommend getting a local (Wichita) traffic attorney to handle this with the court. He/she can review the matter with you and you will feel more comfortable having to attend the court session. Good luck.
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In order to avoid more problems, I suggest you retain an attorney to represent you at the court hearing. You have learned an important lesson here. You should always call a police officer to the scene of a crash, regardless of the circumstances.
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