Miami-Dade County Traffic Lawyer
Defense Against Criminal Traffic Offenses in South Florida
Are you facing penalties for a traffic violation? Do not handle this offense on your own! You should take this violation seriously and entrust your case to The Law Offices of Eric M. Matheny, P.A. By consulting with our Miami-Dade County traffic lawyer, you can receive personalized attention to your specific situation. After reviewing your case, our office will determine the best legal strategy to take to fight your charges. No stone will be left unturned in the aggressive handling of your defense.
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Types of Traffic Offenses in Miami-Dade County
There are a number of traffic offenses that carry criminal charges and serious penalties. Some of these include:
- Hit and Run
- Driving Under the Influence (DUI)
- Reckless Driving
- Driving on a Suspended License
- Driving on a Revoked License
- Street Racing
Although most traffic offenses do not require an attorney to handle – as they are normally minor and can be taken care of by paying the fines – criminal traffic offenses are a different matter entirely. Depending on your prior record, these offenses may be charged as a misdemeanor or a felony. As they can lead to serious consequences, you will need the expertise of a skilled Miami-Dade County traffic offenses attorney to fight these charges and avoid a conviction.
What are the Penalties for Traffic Violations in Florida?
Some of the penalties you can expect if convicted of a criminal traffic offense can include stiff fines, community service, license suspension, and even jail. The impact on your future with such a conviction can leave lasting effects, such as losing a job, financial hardships, increased insurance rates and no right to drive for some time. Don't let this happen to you!
Consult with Miami-Dade County Traffic Lawyer Eric Matheny
As a former Miami-Dade County prosecutor, Attorney Matheny can rely on his experience to offer an insider's perspective on the criminal justice system. This allows our Miami-Dade County traffic lawyer to assess the strengths and weaknesses of a case, allowing us to make wise, informed decisions on how to proceed with your case.
I was charged with three felony charges related to check fraud. Eric used his expert knowledge to help resolve the charges with one day of jail served on the day that I surrendered myself to have charges filed.- Former Client
He made everything very clear and easy to understand and always kept me up to date with any changes.- Camila
We highly recommend him and would not hesitate to supply a personal reference concerning his professional conduct and compassion.- Michael
Tried 50+ Jury & Non-Jury TrialsAttorney Eric M. Matheny has tried enough cases to know that every case deserves a unique strategy in the courtroom. Our firm keeps your future in mind and always protects your rights.
Recognized Criminal Defense AttorneyAttorney Eric M. Matheny has been named among the “Best Criminal Lawyers in Miami” three years in a row: 2017, 2018 and 2019, by Expertise.com.
Experienced Former ProsecutorWith an insider’s perspective on the justice system, he has the ability to assess the strengths and weaknesses of a case to make wise decisions about how to proceed with your defense.
A Trusted Voice in the NewsA featured commentator on The Rick Jensen Show on WDEL, on the radio program “Let's Talk About,” and in the Miami New Times, Miami Herald, Sun Sentinel, and other publications.
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