Virginia DUI and Traffic Defense Blog

Virginia DUI and Traffic Defense Blog2018-04-21T07:37:24+00:00

DUI with a Child Passenger in Virginia

Is DUI With a Child Passenger in Virginia A Serious Offense? According to Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), 20 percent of children who died in auto accidents in 2012 were involved in alcohol-impaired crashes. 52 percent of these children were passengers in vehicles being driven by intoxicated drivers. Drunk driving

What Do I Need To Know About Virginia’s Vehicular Manslaughter Laws and Penalties?

In the state of Virginia, a person can be guilty of “involuntary manslaughter” (also known as “vehicular manslaughter” and “vehicular homicide”) when the perpetrator driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs causes the death of another person. What does “under the influence” mean? Under the statute of vehicular manslaughter,

My College Kid Has Been Arrested for Drug Possession in Virginia

Drug charges can all too easily ruin your kid's life, especially if they are young. Your child's dreams and aspirations may very likely be lost because of a reckless decision or a careless mistake. It is said that people are free to choose their actions but they are not free

Can I Expunge a DUI Conviction in Virginia

In Virginia, a DUI arrest or conviction is a matter of public record. It can negatively impact one’s ability to apply for a job, a student loan, or to rent an apartment because information about your charge and conviction will be in your records. It will come out when routine background

What Should I Do If I Get a Reckless Driving Ticket?

You’re driving on a road in Virginia. It’s a deceptive road because there could be four lanes going in one direction, giving the illusion that it’s a highway. It’s only 35 miles per hour, but you find yourself going 56 mph and getting pulled over. The officer who pulled you over

What You Should Know About Speeding and Reckless Driving in Virginia

Speeding or reckless driving in Virginia can result in significant fines and other serious consequences. But you don't have to face the situation alone. A Virginia reckless driving lawyer can guide you through the legal process and help you move on with your life as quickly as possible. You May