Reckless Driving Charge in Grand Rapids & Kalamazoo
Reckless driving is defined as "willful or wanton disregard" for the safety of others while driving. If you have been charged with reckless driving in West Michigan, it is in your best interest to discuss your situation with an experienced criminal defense attorney. A conviction for reckless driving will result in six points on your driving record and a penalty of up to 93 days in jail.
At Willis Law, we provide thorough defense representation to drivers, seeking to keep points off their records and keep them out of jail. Reckless driving charges, if not handled properly, could begin a cycle of license suspensions, fines and escalating punishments. That is why it is so important to have our skilled representation on your side.
If you have been cited for reckless driving, it is in your best interest to speak to an attorney before speaking anymore with the police. Call us toll free at (888) 461-7744 for a free initial consultation.
Reckless Driving Charge Attorneys
It cannot be overstated how harmful a conviction for reckless driving could be for you. In addition to the jail time and points, you could be made to pay a fine of $500 and face the suspension (one year) or revocation of your license (90 days to two years), depending on the circumstances of your case.
In addition, if the driving results in a crash where a death occurs, a person can be charged with reckless driving causing death, a 15-year felony.
Our lawyers are knowledgeable about the procedures involved in reckless driving cases and have achieved tremendous results for our clients, many of whom are professionals, college students and other hardworking members of our community.
Reckless Driving and Excessive Speed Defense
To learn more about our traffic defense services, contact us today for a free initial consultation. We have offices conveniently located in Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids and Paw Paw.