Deciding Whether You Should Hire A Private Attorney For Your Virginia Criminal Case

Posted by on Oct 2, 2014 in General | 0 comments

This is the first post in a series meant to help Virginia residents decide whether they should hire a private attorney for their criminal matter. Residents of our state too often make the mistake of thinking that their criminal charge is “no big deal” and they show up at their first court appearance without having consulted an attorney. This is one of the biggest mistakes people can make in our opinion as even a minor charge can have lasting effects on one’s life. Over the...

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Why Hiring an Attorney in Your Reckless Driving Case May Prevent a Criminal Conviction

Posted by on Sep 2, 2014 in Traffic Issues | 0 comments

You are at risk for being convicted of a class 1 misdemeanor when you are charged with reckless driving. My last post discussed the full consequences of pleading guilty or being found guilty by a Court Judge. In this post I will be discussing what an experienced reckless driving attorney may be able to do to help your case. Experienced Virginia Attorneys Can Often Strike Deals with Prosecutors to Reduce Reckless Driving Charges When you consult an attorney regarding a...

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Consequences of Reckless Driving in Virginia Beach

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in Traffic Issues | 0 comments

Many people do not understand that reckless driving is a serious criminal charge that goes beyond a simple traffic ticket. While traffic tickets are relatively harmless, particularly if you only have one on your driving record, reckless driving not only results in many points against your driver’s license as well as a criminal record. In this post I will be discussing the possible consequences of reckless driving and why you should consult with an attorney prior to going to...

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Wrapping Up the Discussion on Marijuana Possession in Virginia

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Drug Crimes | 0 comments

This is the final post in my series on what residents and out of town guests need to know about marijuana possession in Virginia. I began this series so that individuals who are traveling to Virginia from states with a different legal stance on marijuana can be prepared to abide by our state’s laws. With the recent legalization of marijuana in Colorado, and with the number of states that have legalized marijuana for medical purposes, many people are confused about marijuana...

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Out of Town Virginia Beach Vacationers Must Handle Their Marijuana Possession Charge

Posted by on Aug 12, 2014 in Drug Crimes | 0 comments

This is the fourth post in my series on what out of town residents need to know about marijuana laws in the Commonwealth of Virginia. My last post discussed specialized issues military members face when they are arrested and charged with marijuana possession in civilian court. In this post I will be discussing information out of town guests need to know about how to handle your case following an arrest in Virginia. Misdemeanor marijuana possession charges can frequently be...

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