Local Traffic Tickets
Flower Mound Traffic Violation Lawyers
It was a day like any other – except it wasn’t. You hit a bump in the road (maybe literally) and now you’re dealing with a traffic ticket. Don’t put off paying the fine and don’t just sit back and hope it disappears either - it won’t. The next logical step is to hire a Flower Mound traffic violation lawyer with the Law Office of Todd E. Tkach, P.C. Why, you ask?
- Our goal is the dismissal of the charges against you!
- The odds are in your favor when we’re on your side – not only do the Flower Mound traffic violation lawyers at our office have an extensive working knowledge of the Texas Transportation Code and the Texas Rules of Criminal Procedure, they also have a deep understanding of the individual rules and fines regarding fines in the municipality of Flower Mound. That’s a lot of know-how!
- We do this every day! Flower Mound traffic violation lawyers at the Law Office of Todd E. Tkach, P.C. represent people just like you all throughout the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex.
- For a nominal fee we do all the heavy lifting. You don’t even have to go to court if you don’t want to!
Once you hire a Flower Mound traffic violation lawyer you can sit back and relax. First, we’ll send a notice of representation to the court and set your traffic violation for a court hearing. Once we’ve received confirmation on the date of your court hearing, we’ll notify you immediately so you can make arrangements for child care, time off work, etc. if you want to attend. Your lawyer will then walk you through the each step of the plan set out for the dismissal of your traffic violation.
On the day of your court hearing, your ready-to-rumble lawyer will be by your side in the court room, using every breadth of their law proficiency to protect your rights! While a dismissal is always the goal of our lawyers, it is not guaranteed. If a dismissal cannot be achieved we will negotiate a favorable plea agreement with the court on your behalf or take your case to trial as needed.
We’ve got the remedy! Call the Law Office of Todd E. Tkach, P.C. now for a free and confidential consultation of your case. Hand your traffic headache over to a Flower Mound traffic violation lawyer and rest easy knowing you’re driving record and bank account rests in qualified and steady hands.
What happens if I don’t hire a Flower Mound traffic violation lawyer?
What you don’t know can hurt you!
Warrants for your arrest without a Flower Mound traffic violation lawyer
After you receive a traffic ticket, you only have a few days to either pay the ticket or set it for a court hearing. If you fail to do either, a warrant for your arrest will be issued. In that event, you cannot resolve that traffic violation with the court unless and until you do one of the following two things: 1) pay the maximum fine amount for the ticket; or 2) post a cash bond in an amount equal to the maximum fine amount plus court costs! Neither of those options is advisable. If you simply pay the ticket, not only are you paying the highest fine possible for that particular ticket, but you are convicted of the charge, which means it will go on your driving record. Posting a cash bond can also be problematic. The amount of the cash bond will be equal to the maximum possible fine for that ticket, plus an additional amount for court costs. The cash necessary for that bond will be several hundred dollars. The Court holds your cash until you resolve your traffic violation, which could take several months.
Let me suggest an alternative. Keep your cash and protect your driving record! For a nominal fee, hire lawyer Todd E. Tkach to post a Flower Mound traffic violation lawyer bond, lift the warrant and go to court to fight for a dismissal of the traffic violation. You don’t even have to go to court, unless you want to. Don’t wait. Call lawyer Todd E. Tkach now at 214-999-0595. Our team of Flower Mound traffic violation lawyers and staff have the experience, knowledge and skills to aggressively represent you to make sure that your rights are protected.
Avoid paying fines or get fine reductions with a Flower Mound traffic violation lawyer
Simply paying your fine for a traffic violation means that you agree that you are “guilty” of the charge. If you are guilty, you must pay a monetary fine. Depending on the traffic violation involved, the fine could be several hundred dollars. Hiring lawyer Todd E. Tkach to fight your traffic ticket could result in a dismissal of the charges. In that event, you don’t have to pay any fine!! Even if we can’t get the charge completely dismissed, we’ll aggressive negotiate with the prosecutor to reduce the fine amount and keep the charge off your record.
Avoid “points” on your driving record with a Flower Mound traffic violation lawyer
The State of Texas has a “Point System” that affects your right to hold and maintain a Texas driver’s license. You are charged “Points” against your driving record if you are convicted of certain traffic violations. The number of “Points” charged varies depending on the type of traffic violation you are given, but ranges from one (1) to six (6) points. A Texas driver gets 2 points for most traffic violation convictions (3 points if a crash is involved). “Points” remain on a driver’s record for 3 years. Accumulating points on your driving record can result in huge “surcharges” assessed by the Texas Department of Public Safety and a possible driver’s license suspension. If that happens, you cannot legally drive an automobile in Texas. Let lawyer Todd E. Tkach represent you on your traffic tickets and protect your driver’s license.
Avoid paying surcharges with a Flower Mound traffic violation lawyer
Convictions of certain traffic citations can cost you “surcharges” imposed by the Texas Department of Public Safety. A yearly $100 surcharge is assessed for 6 Points on your driving record; with another $25 surcharge for each additional point. The surcharge continues to be assessed as long as the Points total 6 or more. Additionally, convictions for “no insurance” and “driving while license invalid” mandate a $750.00 surcharge each! Don’t risk being convicted of these traffic violations. Call lawyer Todd E. Tkach now! We’ll fight for a dismissal of these traffic violations and the surcharges that accompany them. If we can’t obtain an outright dismissal, we’ll fight to get a dismissal through plea negotiations and keep the charges off your driving record.
Stop insurance rate increases with a Flower Mound traffic violation lawyer
Convictions of traffic violations can raise your automobile insurance rates. Many automobile insurance companies check your driving record before agreeing to insure you or renew your automobile insurance. Having “convictions” for traffic or traffic violations on your driving record can cost you a lot of money. Your automobile insurance company may increase your insurance rates when you apply for new insurance or for a renewal of your existing insurance. Avoid paying increased insurance rates! Call lawyer Todd E. Tkach now to protect your driving record.
Do I have to be in court with my Flower Mound traffic violation lawyer?
In most cases, it is not necessary for you to be present with your Flower Mound traffic violation lawyer on the day of your traffic ticket hearing. Although it can help us get a dismissal and/or to negotiate a more favorable plea agreement, your presence is usually not necessary. If you can’t be in court on the day of your hearing either because of prior commitments, work, being out of the state, or you just don’t want to take the time, no problem! lawyer Todd E. Tkach can make the court appearance for you. Even if you’re not there, lawyer Todd E. Tkach will fight to have your traffic violation dismissed outright! If we can’t get an outright dismissal, we’ll aggressively negotiate to get the traffic ticket dismissed within a few months in the future to keep the citation off your driving record.
Attorney representation for all Class C misdemeanors
All traffic tickets, traffic violations,code violations and other municipal tickets are “Class C” misdemeanors, according to the laws of the State of Texas. The Flower Mound traffic violation lawyers with Todd E. Tkach, P.C. handle all types of Class “C” misdemeanors, as well as all other Penal Code violations. All Class C misdemeanors in the State of Texas are adjudicated in Municipal Courts and Justice of the Peace Courts. Although these are the lowest level of criminal courts in the State, some Class C misdemeanors can have significant and long-term effects. Attorney representation can become very important. For example, multiple convictions for disorderly conduct can be enhanced to Class B or Class A misdemeanors, which carry jail time in their range of punishment. A conviction for a charge of Class C assault/family violence can be enhanced and can prohibit you from owning or possessing a firearm. Don’t “go-it-alone.” The long-term effects can be devastating. Call lawyer Todd E. Tkach to make sure your rights are protected!