Attorney Drivers License & Traffic

Suspended License?

Your driver's license can get suspended or revoked due to:

  • bad driving record
  • past criminal conviction
  • failure to pay court costs or driver's responsibility fees

A detroit lawyer can help restore your license or obtain a restricted driver's license. You might even be able to get your traffic ticket reduced or dismissed. This legal assistance often pays for itself by avoiding increased insurance costs or higher court fees. Ashlee Duplessis can help you minimize liability for traffic violations, traffic-related criminal cases, driver’s license reinstatement, DUI (driving under the influence) cases.

Majority of My Cases Fall Under

Careless Driving

Defined by Michigan Motor Vehicle Code as "[a] person who operates a vehicle upon a highway or a frozen public lake, stream, or pond or other place open to the general public including an area designated for the parking of vehicles in a careless or negligent manner likely to endanger any person or property, but without wantonness or recklessness, is responsible for a civil infraction."

If you have received a civil infraction for careless driving contact me today I'll help you to find ways to reduce or even dismiss your traffic offenses.

Reckless Driving

There are different consequences for the severity of your reckless driving convictions:

  • Standard Reckless Driving - Misdemeanor - If convicted, you can face up to 93 days and/or a fine of up to $500.
  • Involving Serious Injuries - Felony - If your reckless driving has caused "serious impairment of a body function" a conviction can mean up to 5 years in prison and/or $1000-$5000 in fines. As well as possibly losing your vehicle.
  • Involving Death - Felony - If convicted you can mean up to 15 years in prison and/or $2500 - $10000 in fines. As well as possibly losing your vehicle.

Any reckless driving conviction can also mean a 90-day license suspension and six demerit points on your driving record.

There are many variables present in any traffic case. Let me take a look at your case with a free consultation and see how I can help.

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Driving While License Suspended

If you are found driving with a suspended license it is important to contact an attorney as soon as possible. The sooner you contact me the greater the odds of success and the sooner you can have your license reinstated.

There are different penalties depending on your first or second DWLS charge. It is considered a second offense if the offense takes place within seven years of your first offense.

Stop falling into the cycle of paying for penalties and having the reinstatement of your license delayed. Work with a strong attorney to build a solid defense, I will try to get you the best results possible.

Driving Without A License

Whether you left your license at home, never had a driver's license, or if you've had your license suspended or revoked, you can find yourself on the other side of the law.

Let me help you to get your charged dropped or reduced.

License Restoration

Are you tired of having to depend on someone else to get you places because of a revoked license? I can help you have your license reinstated so you can reclaim your independence.

Driver's license appeals are purposefully difficult to win, they have strict standards that must be met to regain your license. Depending on the reason for the revoked license you may need to make restitution before you can regain your license.

Let me take a look at the situation around your license and see how I can help you to regain your independence.

Other Traffic Cases Including:

  • Speeding ticket for exceeding the posted speed limit
  • Illegal U-turn ticket
  • Ticket for running through a red light or stop sign
  • Ticket for leaving the scene of an accident
  • Parking violation ticket
  • Broken taillight ticket
  • Expired tags ticket
  • Ticket for distracted driving/texting while driving
  • Ticket for driving without a valid license or current insurance registration
  • Restricted driver’s license
  • Revoked driver’s license
  • Suspended driver’s license
  • Ticket for DUI

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